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DORY FISHING ON THE SCHOONER ‘ADVENTURE’

Len Burgess writes- Ron Gilson of Gloucester lectured Wednesday night at the Essex Shipbuilding Museum’s Waterline Center about working aboard Gloucester’s Schooner ‘Adventure’ back in 1951. Ron recounted his growing up in Gloucester and personal memories of the fisheries and … Continue reading

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Gloucester Hospitality- Ron Gilson Welcomes Eurodam Cruisers At Cruiseport Gloucester MA

Gloucester Hospitality- Ron Gilson Welcomes Eurodam Cruisers At Cruiseport Gloucester MA Great Job To All The Volunteers! More Videos From Cruiseport To Come

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Re-Run Ron Gilson Gloucester Fishing Industry History Part III

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Ron Gilson Fishing Industry History Part II

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Rerun- Ron Gilson Fishing Industry History Lesson Part I

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Ron Gilson-The Future of Gloucester’s Fishing Industry – Part II — CHANGE

The Future of Gloucester’s Fishing Industry – Part II — CHANGE Ron Gilson- While many activists base their efforts on a fishing industry “comeback”, the reality is it isn’t going to happen. “Comeback”, meaning hundreds of meaningful shore side processing … Continue reading

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Chickity Check It! The Future of Gloucester’s Fishing Industry – Part I

The Future of Gloucester’s Fishing Industry – Part I There will always be fishing in Gloucester. There will always be men to go fishing. That is our heritage and has been for close to 400 years. It is not, however, … Continue reading

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Gloucester Visitors Welcoming Center At Stage Fort Park

At 8AM you’ll get the first glimpse inside the Visitors Welcome Center which is currently undergoing a renovation. Gloucester Visitors Welcoming Center At Stage Fort Park, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

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Gloucester Visitors Welcoming Center At Stage Fort Park

Ron Garry, his wife Alina, Laura Dow, Ron Gilson and others have been working non stop for three weeks scraping, painting and getting the Visitors Center at Stage Fort Park back in shape.  The City budget cuts had axed the … Continue reading

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Ron Gilson’s Letter To The Editor In The GDT

Letter to the editor: City must generate more tax revenue from waterfront May 16, 2009 05:27 am To the editor: This is an open message to Michael David Rubin and his My View. (The Times, May 11). I pass this … Continue reading

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Chickity Check It! Ron Gilson’s The Gloucester I Love Posts

Ron has three new blog postings- Gloucester Development Projects and Impact Upon Downtown Business Residential Development: Who’s Right and Who’s Wrong Residential Development: Who’s Right and Who’s Wrong (Part II)

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Ron Gilson Fishing History Part II

Click The Picture to View part two of the video interview

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Ron Gilson Gloucester Fishing History Lesson Part III Video

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Ron Gilson Gloucester Fishing History Lesson

Ron Shows Us Old Photos From Gloucester’s Fishing Glory Times click the picture to view-

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Schooner Adventure Sails Into Gloucester 1988 From Ron Gilson’s Collection

While at Ron Gilson’s house I saw this poster sized picture of The Adventure coming into Gloucester Harbor under sail in 1988.  What is interesting about the picture is that if you look at City Hall in 1988 it was … Continue reading

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Ron Gilson, Author Of An Island No More

Here are some photos from Ron Gilson’s Home.  Part One of the new video interviews come Monday morning at 8:00AM Ron Gilson, Author Of An Island No More, originally uploaded by captjoe06.  

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Ron Gilson- “The Waterfront: Then and Now (but this is NOW)”

Must read from Ron Gilson-Click the text to read the entire post- The Waterfront: Then and Now (but this is NOW) Gloucester’s future is in our harbor. In my youth our harbor was our lifeblood. If this city is to … Continue reading

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Chickity Check It!- Ron Gilson’s Common Sense Must Read

Ron Gilson is a man who remembers Gloucester’s glory days of fishing and tells it like it is.  No holds barred.  His offering in this weeks blog entry is a must read.  To check out Ron’s Latest Click This Text … Continue reading

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Chickity Check It!-Ron Gilson Author Of An Island No More Is Blogging!

click the link below for Ron Gilson’s TheGloucesterILove.Blogspot.com From Ron- This blog, hosted by noted author and Gloucester historian, Ron Gilson, will commence regular publication on Friday, March 20th, 2009. We look forward to your joining and engaging us as … Continue reading

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Ron Gilson- Gloucester Fishing Historian Video Interview Part III

Gloucester’s True Fishing Industry Historian, Ron Gilson Talks About Gloucester’s Fishing Past In This Third Part Of Our Video Interview-

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