Answers » Categories » Other

What were schooners created to do?

What were schooners mainly used for?

1 Answer

Schooners were essentially the trucks of 100 to 150 years ago. They carried our commodities such as lumber, coal, grain, fruit, salt for preservation of food, and much more. All those items that are now carried by truck or train. The water ways were our highways back in the 1800's .

Want to post an answer?

Join now for free to answer this question.
Already have an account? Login to answer.

Ask your own question