MLA Classifieds


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AD #1 (9/21) FOR SALE- Freeman 15 X24 oval hatch.  In good shape. $100.00 401-842-8165.  Ted

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 (9/21) FOR SALE- Lobster Business – Owner retiring.  Coastal Lobster License, Area 1, 30′ Lothrop Fiberglass over wood boat, Chevrolet 292 engine rebuilt in 2021, hauler, tank cooler, Danforth anchor, Garmin Depth Finder, Compass. Gear includes approx 100 traps, rope in tubs configured to set for approx 225 pots in 5 pot trawls, large and small painted and unpainted buoys. Repair table, bending machine for wire traps, crimp gun and crimps, 2 coils lobster trap wire. Must buy the entire package.   $50,000. Call 978-283-4384.

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 (8/21) 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. $4,500.00. 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 (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#13 (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#14 (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#15 (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#16 (8/21) FOR SALE- 800 4ft double parlor lobster traps excellent condition. Built by Brooks Trap of Thomaston, Maine. Finest construction. Shrimp mesh triangle heads, cast iron ballast.  5 years + newer. $50-$75 per trap. Call/e-mail [email protected] 781-581-0324

AD#17 (10/21) FOR SALE- 50- 48x24x15 traps. Good condition. $30.00 each Call/Text 774-264-0083

AD#18 (4/21)  FOR SALE– 1 roll of black 10 gauge repair wire 2 inch $225. Mark  508-843-8614

AD#19 (4/21) FOR SALE-3/8 Everson Rope 15 pot trawls, all spliced $75/trawl 978-767-1711

AD#20 (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#21 (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#22 (10/21) FOR SALE- Massachusetts State Lobster Permit, Area 1 $27,500 781-639-0001

AD#23 (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 Call 781-534-3214

AD#24 (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#25 (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 quadrant, 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

AD26 (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#27 (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#28 (10/21) FOR SALE- Gillnet gear, all hardware to mount, picking table & spreader $900.00 6 insulated vats $50.00 each 8 pingers $30.00 each 40 round-fish nets, 40 monk fish & 11 new webs all $45.00 each. Call/text 774-264-0083