Basque Fisherman

Basque Fisherman.
This model of a Basque Fisherman located at the Castle Hill Interpretation Centre in Placentia, presents both the clothing of the period, and fishing gear which would have been used in the early fishery.

Photo courtesy of John de Visser. Taken from Harold Horwood and John de Visser, Historic Newfoundland (Toronto: Oxford University Press, ©1986).

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