Replica Bronze Age boat lowered into water

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The boat at Dover Harbour Credit: John Ryall

More than 20 years after the discovery of a buried Bronze Age boat at Dover, a half-size replica of the original has sailed for the first time today. .

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The replica Bronze Age boat at Dover Harbour Credit: John Ryall

The boat was lowered into Dover Harbour this morning, the culmination of years of fund-raising and construction using authentic Bronze Age materials, tools and techniques.

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