People’s Archive of Rural Nova Scotia

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Lobster Fishers of Ballantyne’s Cove – Unmanned

Oct 22, 2017 | Land & Sea


Joerg Kanehl, Susan Beaton

Vessel name: Unmanned

Age of boat: 21 years

Reason for name: “For obvious reasons.”

Berth: Off the lighthouse

Obtained licence from: Bought from her dad.

17 years fishing with her own gear

6 years fishing

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Photos – Cassie MacGillivray and Kathryn Collicott

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