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  reua khut (dredger)

 

Thailand

A dredger equipped with heavy machinery looking after the draught at the estuary of the Chao Phrya river.

 

This reua khut or digging boat is appropriately named sandon, after the bar at the mouth of the river. The name reua khut is in Thai also used for a dugout (fig.).

See POSTAGE STAMPS (1) and (2).

 

  reua khut (dredger)