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" The Rob Roy is built of oak, and covered fore and aft with cedar. She is made just short enough to go into the German railway waggons ; that is to say, fifteen feet in length, twenty-eight inches broad, nine inches deep, weighs eighty pounds, and draws... "
A thousand miles in the Rob Roy canoe on rivers and lakes of Europe - Page 5
by John MacGregor - 1866 - 316 pages
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The Contemporary Review, Volume 2

Great Britain - 1866
...in any surprise at them. The Rub Rny canoe is soon described in Mr. Macgregor's own words, as being "built of oak, and covered fore and aft with cedar....say, fifteen feet in length, twenty-eight inches bread, nine inches deep, weighs eighty pounds, and draws three inches of water, with an inch keel....
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Every Saturday, Volume 2

Religion - 1866
...but sometimes by a cow. Our author gives the following exact description of his novel conveyance : " The Rob Roy is built of oak, and covered fore and...made just short enough to go into the German railway wagons ; that is to say, fifteen feet in length, twenty-eight inches broad, nine inches deep, weighs...
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Brave boys who have become illustrious men of our time

John Maw Darton - 1881
...perils it had to encounter : " The Rob Roy canoe was built of oak, with a deck of cedar. She was made just short enough to go into the German railway...length, twentyeight inches broad, nine inches deep, and weighed eighty pounds. My baggage for three months was in a black bag one foot square and six inches...
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