Instead, it is built rather like a ladder with the main structure being two side panels connected by a series of 4 in (10 cm) cross planks, known as "treads", spaced about 1 foot (30 cm) apart.
The first punts are traditionally associated with the River Thames in England and were built as small cargo boats or platforms for fishermen.
Pleasure punts – specifically built for recreation – became popular on the Thames between 18.
Some other boats have a similar shape to a traditional punt – for example the Optimist training dinghy or the air boats used in the Everglades – but the most similar boat is the European Weidling a type that can be tracked back to Celtic boats built more than 2,000 years ago.
The verb meaning "to give pleasure to" is recorded from 1550s; sexual sense by 1610s. He would say that his was a trip of business, and not pleasure, and hard work he had.
Beautiful Indian babes, amateurs, couples and college girls are caught doing the big dirty on camera.The construction material of choice for most punts is wood.Fibreglass is used for some very light and narrow racing punts.Thames punts have occasionally been adapted for other means of propulsion: including sails, tow-ropes, and paddle wheels.
With the addition of iron hoops and canvas awnings, punts have also been used for camping.The bottom of the punt is made with long, narrow planks stretching fore and aft, attached to the flat sides and the treads.