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  • The Norfolk wherry is a type of boat on The Broads in Norfolk, England. Before wherries, there was the Norfolk Keel, a square rigged, transom. — “Norfolk wherry - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”,
  • Thames wherry built to 18th century design at Kingston upon Thames Wherries were clinker-built with long overhanging bows so that patrons could step ashore dryshod before landing stages were built. — “Wherry - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”,
  • Maud is one of only two surviving Norfolk trading wherries to be found on the Norfolk Broads. May Gurney replaced their wherries with modern lighters in the early 1960s. Maud was sunk as a breakwater on. — “Maud (wherry) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”,


  • Early as it was, there were plenty of scullers going here and there that morning, and plenty of barges dropping down with the tide; the navigation of the river between bridges, in an open boat, was a much easier and commoner matter in those days than it is in these; and we went ahead among many skiffs and wherries briskly. — “Great expectations” by Charles Dickens
  • Already one or two wherries were putting off from the wharf to board her. — “Captain Blood” by Rafael Sabatini

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