Herring weir pocket, Lubec, ca. 1935

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Herring weir pocket, Lubec, ca. 1935

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Description

Russell and Lew McFadden drawing up the herring pocket to bring more fish into the dory. The fishermen use a special technique, holding the seine properly and working together (sometime with as many as five or six men in the dory) so the heavy weight can be hauled in.

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About This Item

  • Title: Herring weir pocket, Lubec, ca. 1935
  • Creation Date: circa 1935
  • Subject Date: circa 1935
  • Town: Lubec
  • County: Washington
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 20.4 cm x 26.6 cm
  • Local Code: 293 jpg
  • Object Type: Image

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Lubec Historical Society
135 Main Street, Lubec, ME 04652

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