Origin of wanigan
Examples from the Web for wanigan
Newmark soon discovered that the progress of the wanigan was looked upon in the light of a side-show by the rivermen.
The tribulations of the wanigan were as the salt of life to the spectators.The Blazed Trail|Stewart Edward White
As the wanigan neared the sluice through which it must shoot the flood-water, the excitement mounted to fever pitch.
The ground had now hardened so that a wanigan boat was unnecessary.
Charlie's wanigan, in case you do not happen to know what such a thing may be, was a scow about twenty feet long by ten wide.