Alyssa, Aubrey, Garrett, Levi

Events

First boats include rafts, skin, hide and bark boats, kayaks, and dugouts

10000 BC

mesopotamian sailors invented sails

5000 BC - 3000 BC

greeks build giant warships

1500 BC - 27 BC

Vikings invent clinker building

300

The central rudder starts to replace the steerboard

1200

Cornelis Drebble builds the first submarine from wood

1620

First iron-hulled boat is built (in England)

1777

Marquis d'Abbans builds the first steamboat

1783

John Holland designs and build the first practical, engine-powered submarine, but struggles to convince the US navy of Its potential

1870 - 1898

Marine gas turbine engines are used for the first time

1943

Us navy scraps the last of its giant battleships, USS Missouri

1992

US navy launches stealth boat named Sea Shadow

1993