Tag Archives: Gillnetter

Phyllis A on the Rails From Kathy Chapman

Kathy Chapman writes- The beautiful lines of Phyllis A’s hull will only be visible for a few weeks at the Gloucester Marine Railways. Work on her is being funded by a 2011 Community Preservation Act grant from the residents of … Continue reading

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FV Comet Gloucester, Ma. Video by Shelley Nugent

Shelley writes- A video slide show of a Gloucester fisherman, his crew, and his boat, FV Comet. The photos were taken by myself, Shelley Nugent, Skipper Darren Hart, and a crew member. I heard this song while on this trip … Continue reading

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Crew Of The f/v Orin C- Tom and Johnny

Crew Of The f/v Orin C- Tom and Johnny, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

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Lori B- State Of Art Gillnetter Demonstration Video

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Automatic Gillnet Seetting Machine On Mike Leary’s Lori B

This highly innovative gillnet setting machine aboard the Lori B saves the work of two men.  It is built on a frame with rollers and a swivel so it can redirect the nets from pens on either side of the … Continue reading

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Automatic Gillnet Setting Machine On Mike Leary’s Lori B

Here is the automatic gillnet setting machine on Mike Leary’s Lori B.  Video of it in operation at 8AM Automatic Gillnet Seetting Machine On Mike Leary’s Lori B, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

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Stoga and State Of Art Gillnet Hauler Made By Spencer Carter

Behind Stoga is a high tech gillnet hauler.  It is made by a company in the UK named Spencer Carter.  It is the first of it’s kind that I’ve seen in Gloucester.   Mike Leary, the boat’s owner tells me … Continue reading

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Stoga Showcases Automatic Gillnet Setting Machine

Mike Leary’s Lori B is outfitted with this fishing industry innovation

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Stoga Shows Automatic Gillnet Setting Machine

Here, Stoga showcases a new fishing industry innovation for gillnetters aboard Mike Leary’s Lori B.  This hydraulic net setter eliminates the jobs of two men for setting the net back out on gillnetters.  The machine automatically spreads the net and … Continue reading

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Tom Ring- Gloucester Fisherman Discusses The Two Month Fishery Closure

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Gloucester Seafood Display Auction 4:50AM 8/8/08

Gloucester Seafood Display Auction 4:50AM 8/8/08, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

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Billy Scrobacyz Aboard The Toots

Billy Scrobacyz Aboard The Toots, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

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Sea Force One Hauled Out at Rose’s

Sea Force One Hauled Out at Roses, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

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