Ship Biscuit and Salted Beef

Barrel-Making 101

By November 30, 2016December 6th, 2016No Comments

Casks were ubiquitous on shipwrecks because they were used to transport all kinds of goods in the past. Project director, Grace Tsai, traveled to Colonial Williamsburg for a short apprenticeship and compiled this video of the barrel-making process. Enjoy and stay tuned for our mini land series – “Before the Weevil!”