Winterton Boat Building Museum
Winterton, Newfoundland and Labrador

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Traditional Boat Building of Winterton

Boat resembling a Baccalieu skiff
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Diagram of a bully, based on a drawing from memory, by Alfred Green.
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Baccalieu bully boat
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The modern-day flat or speedboat.
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Longliners tied up at Winterton wharf
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Hiscock's fishing stage
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Fishing stage with nets drying on the rocks in the foreground.
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Dried and salted codfish is being transported, possibly to the local merchant's plant.
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Uncle Roland Hiscock and his son Eliol hauling in the trawl and removing cod from the hooks.
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Harold Harnum (left) and Tom Brinson (right) are gutting their catch of cod on the waterfront.
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The splitting table
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A large codfish
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The hand-line
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Using a lead weight when hand-lining
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Cod jiggers and dabbers
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Fishing trawl and tub
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Baiting the trawl (left to right): Eliol Hiscock, Reg Rose and Roland Hiscock
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