clinker-built


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  • adj

Synonyms for clinker-built

having overlapping hull planks

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This street boat is based on an 8ft clinker-built skiff which will carry two hilarious and eccentric characters around the pier.
She was a proper old-fashioned, clinker-built, mahogany job but long past her prime and a little prone to letting in the water, which is a bit of a drawback in a boat.
Dressed with pieces of paraphernalia that are Elephant & Castle trademarks, the restaurant also features other whimsical touches - like a two-person rowing scull, a clinker-built original that was used on occasion in England's Henley Regatta.
The famous wreck of a clinker-built ship that appeared in pop videos for the group Clannad is one of the main features of the Ostan's breathtaking views.
What we can say is that the ship is clinker-built which means it's probably Norse/Viking," said Mr Thompson.