Author Results for Sir Frederick Maze

Notes on the Chinese ‘Yuloh’

By Sir Frederick Maze

Discusses the propulsion method employed by some small Chinese craft, which is in effect sculling with an oar containing an elbow, known as a Yuloh or yaolu. It examines both the construction of the oar and the technique employed by the operator standing in the vessel who feathers it through the water. Read More

Filed under: Other (Twentieth C) | Pacific
Subjects include: Leisure & Small Craft | Manpower & Life at Sea | Miscellaneous