At the fisherman pier


A storehouse and quays

In the past was herring fishery an important business and large fishing nets were used, in Norway it is called not . These constructions was made for handling the big fishing nets.

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Storehouse for equipment and maintenance of fishing nets

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At one side a nicely made stone quay

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Should have been a roof over the poles but a storm blew it off during last winter

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Equipment for pulling fishing nets on the quay. In the past fishing nets were made of cotton and it was important to take them ashore after use to dry them if they did not rot quickly
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A piece of history from the north

Regards

Jan


Comments 13


Hello dear friend @karja good day
Thank you very much for letting us know these beautiful photographs of this incredible profession. Undoubtedly these images contain a lot of history
Have a nice day

13.05.2021 13:17
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Thank you so much @jlufer for pleasant comment, have a nice Sunday

16.05.2021 09:00
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Nice place to relax...

13.05.2021 15:07
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Thank's @pieasant for comment

16.05.2021 09:00
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👍👍

16.05.2021 13:46
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Classic atmosphere of these photos! I could imagine lots of people working in this area.

Nice reflection on the water!
You must be a professional photographer! 🙀😻

14.05.2021 01:27
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Thank you so much @kaminchan for nice comment

16.05.2021 09:01
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👍🙏💐🌷😻

16.05.2021 19:12
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Beautiful photos in black and white! The reflection looks impressive. Great capture! ;)

15.05.2021 01:03
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Thank's so much @tangmo for nice comment

16.05.2021 09:01
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You're welcome! ;)

18.05.2021 00:11
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Such small businesses still exist in Scotland, especially in North, on small islands. Of course they have hard time working but earning little. Everything nowadays changes, big companies and machinery. Good on one hand but bad on other.

Nice black and white photography

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15.05.2021 18:07
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Thanks very much @art-venture for pleasant comment and nomination.

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