Transcript for: Newfoundland Fishery


A View of a Stage. Also & manner of Fishing for, Curing & Drying of Cod at NEW FOUND LAND. (A) The Habit of Fishermen. (B) The Line. (C) The manner of Fishing. (D) the Dressers of the Fish. (E) The Trough into which they throw the Cod when dressed. (F) Salt Boxes. (G) The manner of carrying the Cod. (H) The Cleansing of the Cod. (I) A Press to extract the oil from the Cods Liver. (K) A Cask to receive the Water and Blood that comes from the Livers. (L) Another Cask to receive the oil (M) The manner of drying the Cod.