Origin of radeau
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How to use radeau in a sentence
He therefore judged it necessary to build a brigantine, a radeau, and a sloop of 16 guns.The Loyalists of America and Their Times, Vol. 1 of 2|Egerton Ryerson
A raft called the Invincible Radeau, which carried nine twelve-pounders, led the army, and the Halifax sloop brought up the rear.Ben Comee|M. J. (Michael Joseph) Canavan
In this statement the radeau and gondola have not been included, because of their unmanageableness.
The radeau had six 24-pounders, six 12's, and two howitzers; the gondola, seven 9-pounders.
Then three vessels under sail, and one at anchor above Split Rock, and behind it the radeau, Thunderer.