The Shallop. 1859. From The Book of the Thames from its Rise to its Fall, p. 393. “The Shallop is a boat built on the same principle as the skiff, but of a much larger size, and with an awning to cover the sitters; thus awning is sometimes supported by a light iron framework, and sometimes it is formed of wood” (393).

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Hall, Samuel Carter, and A. M. Hall. The Book of the Thames from its Rise to its Fall. London: Arthur Hall, Virtue, and Co., 1859. Internet Archive version of a copy in the William and Mary Darlington Memorial Libray, the University of Pittsburgh. Web. 10 March 2012.

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