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Gloucester Fishing Throwback- 1983 Scott Swicker, Hussey and Tuffy Fishing Wooden Lobster and Crab Traps Off An Old Wooden Novi Boat

Photos from Tuffy If you don’t think those old wooden lobster traps weighed a whole hellova lot more than today’s wire gear then you don’t know much about then and now lobstering. Look how skinny Swicker was back then…

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LOBSTER GANGS OF THE EARLY 80′S- HUS MAN AND TUF

WOODEN BOATS , WOODEN TRAPS AND RESPECT . I see a little bit of the crazy in Tuffy’s eyes.

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Tuffy Says “That’s No Baby Lobster”

Tuffy writes in- I saw the (lobster) toby brought in on your website. The old timers used to call them snow lobsters but that probably isn’t the real sceintific name for them.  They only get that big and they are … Continue reading

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