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TITLE
Fishing Methods used in Caithness (10)
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_CAITHNESS_CROFTING_142
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
CAITHNESS
PERIOD
1980s
CREATOR
Alec Thomson
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
41420
KEYWORDS
audios
fishing industry
fishing
fishing boats
fishing nets
fishermen
fish

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Alec Thomson was a Thurso fishermen. In this audio extract he talks about when he first went out fishing, in 1924. He mentions the boats that were around at that time and some of the techniques involved in herring fishing.

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Fishing Methods used in Caithness (10)

CAITHNESS

1980s

audios; fishing industry; fishing; fishing boats; fishing nets; fishermen; fish

Highland Libraries

Caithness Recordings: Fishing

Alec Thomson was a Thurso fishermen. In this audio extract he talks about when he first went out fishing, in 1924. He mentions the boats that were around at that time and some of the techniques involved in herring fishing.<br /> <br /> [full transcription to follow soon]