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Boat Making in Malaysia


Boat Making in Malaysia 

Boat Making in Malaysia-The people of Terengganu have always been more than just fishermen and the boat building industry flourished throughout in the 19th century. Apart from small fishing-boats 3m to 4m long, the Terengganu people also built large trading boats called Perahu Besar, between 13 and 27m long. Terengganu Heritage and History - Pulau Duyong, The Oldest and Finest Boat Making In Malaysia. There are several types of fishing boat such as Kolek, Payang, Bedar and Sekoci and four types of Perahu Besar such as Dogol, Pinis Dogol, Pinis Gobel and Anak Bedar.

 


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