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AD #1 (12/19) FOR SALE- PRICE DROP- 1950 Buick Special- 55,000 original miles Approx; 75% restored Call/info 781-733-1498 / email [email protected] $8,500 OBRO

AD#2 (11/19) HELP WANTED- Fishing Boat/ Scituate MA-Must be reliable/drug/alcohol free w/ valid drivers license & own transportation. % of pay based on experience. E-mail [email protected]

AD#3 (9/19) FOR SALE- 40 ft. Stanley Greenwood fiberglass over wood. 220 John Deere engine 14 in. pot hauler-power invert-er- Microwave in fishhold/ liferaft/Epirb more info call 603-714-2247

AD#4 (9/19) FOR SALE – Hydraulic Components, parts and service. Pumps, Motors, Valves and Accessories. Hydraulic Hoses made while you wait. Great Prices – Same day service (in many cases)- Wide selection of in-stock items. Rebuilt items are occasionally available. Call ROSE MARINE, Gloucester, MA 877-283-3334

AD#5 (11/19) FOR SALE-100 plus 48″x24″x15″ traps Like new/lightly fished 65.00 each Text Bill @ 774-264-0083

AD#6 (11/19) FOR SALE – 32 “Lobster Boat -Fiberglass Maine lobster or tuna boat Holland 1984. 454 gasoline engine 3 years old, 12” pot hauler. Currently used for lobster fishing everyday. New boat coming, must sell. 28,000.00 Call 978-884-2988

AD#7 (11/19) FOR SALE – BUNGEE CORD ON SPOOLS. Made in New England area. Call Jonathon “Mr. Bungee” 401-447-7973 or [email protected] 5/16″ x 300’ft $35.00/spool 5/16″x 500’ft $50.00 spool All sizes, colors to choose from. Located in Cranston, RI

AD#8 (11/19) FOR SALE- Area 1 lobster license-approx; 75 traps, 19ft Midland 70 HP Suzuki 4 stroke & trailer. Asking $24,000 Call [email protected]

AD#9 (1/20) FOR SALE- 200 Used pono’s -3 footers- hoop gear-shrimp mesh heads. All in great shape. Some $30 & $40-multiple colors.  Call Matt @ 339-613-7122

AD#10 (10/19) FOR SALE-1997 Mariner Commercial 55 hp o/b motor Rope Start, Tiller Model, Long Shaft Been in storage for 6 yrs Has a replacement lower unit$10002001 Tohastu 18 hp 2 stroke o/b motor Rope Start, Tiller model, Short Shaft Been in storage 3 yrs $800 Call (508)-246-4009

AD#11 (8/19) FOR SALE- 10 totes of 200 count 12/0 Mustard J hooks all pinned # 3998ID  good condition $ 80.00 each, also 2″ 3 hp Hydraulic Pacer pump used once, pump was to small for adequate flow. New $ 600 will sell for $ 375.00. Call/ text Mike 508-922-1344

AD#12 (1/20)FOR SALE- MA State Coastal Lobster  Permit Area 1 800 trap allocation, has great history. Asking $20,000 Call/Text Frank @ 978-807-0301


AD#14 (11/19) FOR SALE–Gillnet Gear 24″ Crosley lifter, roller/alum picking table & s.s.alum mounting brackets/ss spreader bar. 6- seaplast #660 vats 12-steel disk anchors 70-80 lbs 95 monk nets 10″,11″,12″40-round fish nets 6.5″,7″,7.5″Would like to sell as a package $24,500. Text Bill 774-264-0083

AD#15 (8/19) FOR SALE–40 3ft. traps/all hoop gates/most have rope/good shape $25.00 each Bill @ 339-793-1291

AD#16 (9/19) FOR SALE–301-2-F Transmission 2 point 69 to 1/$1,000. Call Skip 781-844-8162

AD#17 (9/19) FOR SALE-State coastal lobster permit-100+traps,lines&buoys. $18,000.00 [email protected]:00 P.M.

AD#18 (8/19) FOR SALE-” 8.2 Detroit Diesel – 320 HP with after-cooler, running takeout with Borg Warner transmission, runs great, no smoke. have video of engine running and wet exhaust – $3,000.00     Also, spare 8.2 Detroit Diesel, (rebuilt by Lew Bacon) with Twin Disc transmission and spare starting motors – $3,000.00 Located in Gloucester  Call / text Dave at 603-422-4335

AD#19 (9/19) FOR SALE- 10/ 15 pot ground lines no knots $25.00 each Call 781-831-1609

AD#20 (9/19) FOR SALE–Gill net lifter, Bandolier style, new $1,000.00-Mantis style shrimp dredging gear -net culling table- 2 vats-plumbed circulation W/ trailer $1,500.00- Propellar 34×34, right hand 2 1/2 in bore-4 blade-$1,500.00-3/4 net chain sweep W/5in Cod end$500.00 – 6 new gill nets W/ 6in mesh$200.00 each & misc: nets Call Bill @ 508-264-1076


AD#22 (8/19) FOR SALE- 100 traps 48” yellow double parlor Good shape. $ 40.00 firm. Serious inquiries only. Call/leave message  No calls after 6 p.m. Mike 781 249 2818

AD#23 (7/19) FOR SALE- Fiber-glassed Bait cooler, holds 18 boxes -3 high $1,500.00 617-688-0914

AD#24 (7/19) FOR SALE- 100 Lobster traps 3ft., w/rope $15.00 each 617-688-0914

AD#25 (7/19) FOR SALE- Brand new skiff – built at the MLA weekend $500.00 617-688-0914

AD#26 (8/19)FOR SALE- Custom made Wright Trailer. Just over 1 year old, used 3 times, $2,500. Deck Dimensions 82″ Wide by 16′ long. 2-Dexter 3500# EZ Lube Axles.  Auto FSA Electric Brakes. Spring Suspension.  ST205/75R-15 LRC Radial Tires, 15″ Steel Wheels, spare tire included. 7K Drop Leg Jack.  Adjustable Height Coupling (Pintle Ring or Ball). Diamond Plate Fenders with Sealed Seams and Center Support. Pocket & Rub Rail in Front of & Behind Fenders.  Sealed Modular Wiring Harness with Rubber Mounted LED Lights, Breakaway Kit w/ Charger & Tester and 7 RV Style Plug. Pressure Treated Planks.  Ketcham Traps, 111 Myrtle St, New Bedford MA, phone 508-997-4787.


AD#28 (8/19) FOR SALE- Outer cape lobster permit with 406 trap tag allowance for sale. Asking 200k , willing to negotiate comes W/ traps. Zach 774-216-0913

AD#29 (9/19) FOR SALE- MA Coastal Lobster Permit Area 1 800 trap allocation asking $30,000. Or B/O  John Moran 401-525-0981

AD#30 (9/19) FOR SALE-34’ Aluminum Lobster boat CAT 3208T (320hp) built by Gladding & Hearn 1982. 14” hauler & hydraulic wash-down pump  asking $ 90,000 or B/O- MA Coastal Area 1 Lobster Permit w/800 trap allocation. John Moran 401-525-0981

AD#31 (10/19) FOR SALE– 25 ft BHM 180 HF 453T Detroit engine-600 hrs. on rebuilt engine. Furuno radar-new- 4ft extended hull Garmin plotter-new 2 Furuno GPS Sitex depth finder- Auto-pilot VHF radio CB radio New hydraulic steering- new wash down pump-dripless shaft bearing-new battery-new alternator-billage alarm 150 gal., fuel tanks-14ft deck area- 2 propellars-Fished daily. $23,500 or $37,500.00(w/ dragging gear) Call Frank @ 203-868-8481

AD#32 (9/19) FOR SALE-Sternman /helper wanted for Nahant based lobsterboat F/V Walter Marie II . Experience is preferred. e mail [email protected] or phone 781 581 0324

AD#33 (10/19)-Scallop quota available for leasing -e-mail [email protected]

AD#34 (10/19) HELP WANTED-Sternman/Commercial Lobsterman Position. Experience Preferred but not necessary. If dedicated, honest and hardworking I will train. Must have own transportation and be Drug Free. Gloucester. Robert @ 6174179630.