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The Nina, Pinta, Santa Maria
The ships that Christopher Columbus sailed.
In 1492 he found the new land
This new boat is light weight, fast and has 2 to 4 masts. Christopher Columbus used these boats (For only the Pinta and Nina). The downfalls to this ship is that it is fragile and there is limited space on the boat for crew and cargo. This boat is about 50 to 60 tons. It was invented in the 1400s by the Portuguese and lasted about 300 years.