MLA Classifieds


Classified ads are a free benefit to MLA Members and Non-members are a flat $25.00.  Ads run for 5 months & will be automatically deleted unless you call the MLA office to renew. 781-545-6984 or email ads to: [email protected] *All ads are subject to review prior to placement 

AD #1 (6/21) FOR SALE-PRICE REDUCED-25 ft Dusky fishing boat, 2017 200 hp 4 stroke Suzuki outboard like brand new, very low boat is set up for commercial trap fishing, has a hydraulic pot hauler run by a brand new 5hp Honda Motor. Boat had a new deck installed in 2017. Boat is on a magic loader trailer had new axles installed 2017 & new springs, shackles & bolts put on this spring. Boat used for conch, scup & lobstering. Boat ready to go. No permits for sale w/boat. $15,000. Mike 508-264-1552

AD#2 (5/21)FOR SALE-19′ 2001 Eastern (first year they bought the mold from Seaway); 90 hp Mercury outboard; Hydroslave hauler. Boat was custom built. Center console w/ canvas top. Center console was built more forward creating more deck space for gear/fishing room. Transom was built higher. Stainless bow rails, fish finder, depth GPS, washdown pump, & Load Rite trailer only a few years old w/ power winch. Live tank & culling table. Boat in great shape. About 100 traps w/ rope & buoys. $18,500 for all. Will sell separately. Serious inquiries only. Call Jack after 5 p.m. – 508-747-5680.

AD#3 (5/21) 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 occasionally available. ROSE MARINE, Gloucester, MA 877-283-3334

AD#4 (6/21) FOR SALETurn-Key Lobster Businessowner retiring: Area 1 Coastal License-800 Trap Allocation 30′ SISU Fiberglass Lobster Boat. New 383 Mercruiser -700 hours. Re-built Borg Warner velvet drive gear-new neck-cut out stern-New (2) 80 gallon fiberglass fuel tanks-New hydraulics-12 in’ hauler-Boat totally re-wired. New Seacocks- 450 traps-good condition/ropes/survival suits. $70,000 or B.O. Pete 617-653-5012 Leave a message

AD#5 (6/21) FOR SALE- 24″ Crosley Gillnet hauler w/ stainless steel stand $1,000.00 11″ roller SS-bracket & stand $800.00 22- New re-hung foam core gillnets size 7x16x25 MB $100.00 ea. 10– New re-hung foam core 6 1/2x16x25 MB $100.00 ea. 24- Webs 7x16x25 MB $45.00 ea. 8x16x12 ft New bag w/ 85 pound lead-line hung once w/offshore floats $80.00 ea.  80 white pingers Bought new in 2018 fished 12 weeks $25.00 ea. 20 Danforth Anchors -like new $25.00 ea. Several used gill-net foam stand up 6 1/2 -7-11-12″ Best offer. Text Bob 617-694-4802

AD#6 (5/21) FOR SALE–Trap racks, heavy aluminum. 3 total: Sizes are 3’x 8- 3’x 12 & 3’20 BROB Call Chet @508-725-8452

AD#7 (6/21) FOR SALE- 60 Totes all in good shape $8.00 ea. Call Patrick 617-538-3474

AD#8 (4/21) HELP WANTED– Looking for a stern-man for lobster boat in Marshfield – must be responsible-will train- Call 781-767-4130 or 508-510-7792

AD#9 (4/21) FOR SALE –30″ Crosley Deep Water Gillnet lifter with SS stand for sale.  Includes large roller also with SS stand.  Both like new. Used two years. Been stored inside since. $6,000.00. Ted 401-842-8165

AD#10 (6/21) FOR SALE- Menhaden by the tote, barrel or vat. Pick up in Hull, MA only Call Eric @ 774-217-0501

AD#11 (4/21) FOR SALE–6-bronze propeller shafts 1 1/2 x 14 feet long, some snapped at engine coupling or slight bend at prop end, $150.00 each.8-Farr/Ecolite air filters-9.8″around X 24″ long part # 062891-001 fits turbo charged Cummins KT 1150M, $100.00 each. 100-red 45 gallon drums-no covers FREE. 100- blue 30 gal. barrels-no covers FREE. 401-635-2143 Leave message.

AD#12 (3/21) FOR SALE–Gillnet Gear 24″ Crosley lifter, roller/alum picking table & ss spreader bar. 80 Pingers 6- insulated vats 40-round fish nets 6.5″,7″,7.5 95 monk nets 10″,11″,12″ Would like to sell as a package $15,500. Text Bill 774-264-0083

AD#13 (4/21) FOR SALE–Twin disc PTO SL 211 em 3 $1,500.00 ZF Gear Im 310 AL $2,500.00 John 631-286-3335

AD#14 (6/21) ATTENTION C-TRAP CUSTOMERS/GOT WOOD New wooden conch traps for sale, many types, prices starting @ $23.50ea for 20×20 all oak frames 3″ wide pine lath sides. Will cut custom lobster traps/frames/runners/ laths. Call 508-989-4762

AD#15 (3/21) FOR SALE- 50  48″x 24″x 15″ traps. Like new/lightly fished $50.00 each Text Bill 774-264-0083

AD#16 (4/21) FOR SALE- 7 barrels sort lay rope-set up in 18 pot trawls $50.00/barrel Call Pete 617-653-5012 Leave a message

AD#17 (4/21) FOR SALE- Long Line Gear-2000 hooks -250/box $500. 80- 3′ Lobster Traps 22×15 Shrimp mesh heads w/hoop, 3 bricks, 80’rope -$30. each 12 gallon Hydro-slave hydraulic oil tank. J.B 617-688-0914

AD#18 (2/21) FOR SALE– Bow rail for a 42′ Osmand H+H Best Offer-32×34 4 blade Dyna Quad Prop $2,000 34×33 4 blade Hi Torg prop $1,500 Bob 781-767-4130

AD#19 (3/21) FOR SALE- 30′ Novi-Lobster boat w/ a transferable coastal lobster permit Area 1, 800 trap allocation, lobster traps, ropes, buoys’ etc. Will not split up sold as a package. $50,000.00 BRO Call Brian 781-715-4732

AD#20 (3/21) FOR SALE- Fiberglass commercial work skiffs 10′, 14′ & 23′, built to order. All skiffs can be widened. call/text Bob @ 978-979-1795 for info.

AD#21 (1/21) FOR SALE-Massachusetts Area 1 Coastal Lobster Permit (lobster only) $30,000 W/ possible gillnet endorsement (transfer subject to DMF approval) $40,000.  781-639-0001


AD#23 (3/21) Looking to buy- Area 2 MA State Coastal lobster permit. Call Bryan @ 774-510-6090

AD#24 (3/21) Looking for work-I am looking for work as a deck hand on lobster boat out of Boston this summer. I have no experience, however, I am a fast learner and responsible. Contact: Max German-508-983-4272

AD#25 (4/21) FOR SALE– 1 roll of black 10 gauge repair wire 2 inch $225. Mark @508-843-8614

AD#26 (4/21) FOR SALE-3/8 Everson Rope 15 pot trawls, all spliced $75/trawl 978-767-1711

AD#27 (4/21) FOR SALE-Bait Bags large heavy duty twine drawstring top & bottom approx: 2000, .50 cents a piece. Call Brian no texts 401-480-8554

AD#28 (4/21) FOR SALE– 100 3ft. lobster traps starboard haul 36x 22 1/2 x15 all green Riverdale wire/ shrimp mesh heads comes w/ rope 10 trap trawls no knots/fished last year. $25.00 each Call Brian 774-218-4701

AD#29 (4/21) FOR SALE- MA, LMA1 Coastal Lobster License/Business W/: 1991 25’ Parker Open Deck w/Doghouse, Line-X Deck, 2016 225 HP Mercury Optimax, 2012 7400# Road King Bunk Trailer, 200 (+/-) 36”x24”x15” Traps w/Buoys & Lines, Furuno Radar, Furuno Sounder, Simrad NSS7 GPS, Simrad NSS7 EVO3 w/Sidescan, 2 VHF Radios, 14’ Antenna, 6 Swivel Tuna Rod Holders, Electra-Dyne Hauler, A3 Rule Washdown, 4 Size 27 Batteries, 2 Scallop Drags, 4- 3’x5’ Rubber Deck Mats Misc.$65,000 (BRO) Package Deal Only-Available October 2021-Qualified Parties Call Bob 774-836-6545

AD#30 (4/21) FOR SALE- 100 36X15  Blue traps- Blue Shrimp Shark heads. 2 Ergo blocks w/rope, most like new $30.00 each. Starboard haul jungle wood runners. 100 36×15 Yellow/Green hoop heads. 2 Ergo blocks/good condition. $25.00 each. Starboard haul jungle wood runners. 100 Black 36×15  hoop heads/fair condition. Starboard haul $15.00 each Call Tim/Marshfield 781-710-2123

AD#31 (4/21) FOR SALE – 1977 Robert Rich 36′. John Deere 6076 300hp., ZF 280A 1.9:1 gear.  Major overhaul 4 years ago.  Rebuilt gunwales and glassed over wash rails and trunk cabin.  Aluminum fuel tanks, new floor framing, transom cut out framed in stainless, IPE deck (black ironwood).  Asking $35,000 Please call if interested 781-534-3214

AD#32 (4/21) FOR SALE- 85 Offshore traps 48*25*17 -four poured cement weights,3 plastic runners, doors are 2 piece, open from center, very heavy 10 gauge, double wire hauling end,$45 each 508-496-5626

AD#33 (4/21) FOR SALE-Ritchie Power damp compass SS 5000 almost new, Racor fuel filter 900 FH, Racor fuel flter 900 FG, Bronze dual ram steering quardrant, Freeman Oval Hatch 15 x 23 opening +/-,Sendure Heat exchanger 3 x 25 w/ 2in npt ports, SS Long line rail roller and ss crucifier, SS mast base Call Mike @978-745-6182

AD#34 (5/21) HELP WANTED – Hull, Ma Looking for a crew lobstering on the weekends and menhaden seining                          Monday- Friday call or text 774-217-0501

AD#35 (5/21) FOR SALE – 150 Friendship Traps for sale – 36 x 24 x 14 all in good shape with shark head and ring head – $26 each” Kevin 508-951-6400

AD#36 (6/21) FOR SALE-500 wood lathe conch pots cemented & bridled w/ figure eight spinners. Ready to fish $17.00 ea. Call 401-635-2143