The Society Annual Lecture 1960: The Shipping of Venice

By Baron Rubin de Cervin Albrizzi , published August 1961


There is a need to study the surviving craft of the Venetian lagoons, as they are the descendants of a tradition going back to the earliest settlers in the marshes. Local ship building benefited from the availability of wood, and a constant demand for transport for freight. The article describes the present methods of construction, and the large variety of craft now in use.

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Filed under: Other (Early Modern) | Mediterranean | Other (Twentieth C) | Internal Waterways
Subjects include: Shipbuilding & Design

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