The oldest archival data about Perast, from the 13th century, make reference of various craftsmen in the town: stone masons, limers, coopers, shipbuilders, etc, while in 1336 the first mention of a shipyard in Perast appeared. By constructing smaller sailing boats in 1585 on its quays Perast formed foundations for its economic and political independence from Kotor.


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