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 (3/21) 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 was used for conch pot, scup pot & lobstering. Boat ready to go. No permits for sale w/boat. $15,900. Mike 508-264-1552

AD#2 (11/20) FOR SALE– 40 ft. Stanley Greenwood fiberglass over wood. 220 John Deere engine 14 in. pot hauler-power Inverter-Microwave in fish-hold/liferaft/Epirb $15,000.00 603-714-2247

AD#3 (12/20) 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 (4/21) 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. Call Pete 617-653-5012 Leave a message

AD#5 (4/21) FOR SALE-600 Lobster Traps 48″x 22 1/2″ x 15″, 12 1/2 gauge wire, 10 gauge ends, 10 gauge bridges, right hand doors, double parlor rings, 5 1/2″ – 4 1/2″  kitchen rings 7 1/2 ” composite runners, Ergo 8lb bar in parlor end, crab vents on door.  Some traps are made w/ Aquamesh wire & some made w/ good Italian wire.  Gear is only 3 years old & has only been fished on the soft bottom.  The traps are in excellent shape- $70.00 each. Tom-978-697-5821.

AD#6 (12/20) 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#7 (2/21) WANTED- Scallop gear for smaller boat. Sm wench/4ft dredge-Andy @ 603-404-4785

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″ Crossley Deep Water Gillnet lifter with SS stand for sale.  Includes large roller also with SS stand.  Both like new. Used two years. Has been stored inside since.  $6,000.00. Ted Platz 401-842-8165

AD#10 (11/20) FOR SALE– 200 Lobster Traps/Friendship Trap 45in green wire-wood runners 5-7 years old $20 each Call 781-767-4130 or 508-510-7792

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 (12/20) 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#22 (2/21) FOR SALE- 37′ 1975 Lobster Boat Bert Frost glass over wood. 6 cylinder Northeast 135 HP Ford engine, ZF gear, auto-pilot, 12 ” hauler. Boat is in good condition. $16,900 or Best Offer and also willing to trade for something of equal value, let me know what you have. Call Ron 508-509-1243

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