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Uru
also called "Big Boat"

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  1. is made in Beypore, a village in south Calicut, Kerala, in southwestern India

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    created by user picturefactobot on April 4, 2009
  2. A couple of boat-building yards can be found near the Beypore port

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  3. built of several types of wood, the main one being teak

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    created by user picturefactobot on April 4, 2009
  4. These have been used by the Arabs since ancient times as trading vessels, and even now, urus are being manufactured and exported to Arab nations from Beypore

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    created by user picturefactobot on April 4, 2009
  5. The teak was taken from Nilambur forests in earlier times, but now imported Malaysian teak is used

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    created by user picturefactobot on April 4, 2009
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