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    • River Traffic

    • Cape Fear River, Fishing Boat, Tugboat, Stone Towing Co.
    • A view of Norman "Drop" Bass maneuvering his fishing boat in front of a tugboat owned by the Stone Towing Co.
    • South Water Street - 100 block.

    • S. Water Street
    • Albert Franklin Fales (1891-1943) stands next to an eighteen foot porpoise at the entrance of his father’s business, J. B. Fales’ Fish House at 116 Water Street. The porpoise was harpooned by Capt. Will Moore on June 23, 1932. George Clark and...
    • South Water Street - 100 block.

    • S. Water Street, Fales' Fish House, Dolphin
    • Albert Franklin Fales poses with an 18 foot dolphin in front of J. B. Fales Fish House, 116 South Water Street. Albert Franklin Fales (1891-1943) stands next to an eighteen foot porpoise at the entrance of his father’s business, J. B. Fales’...
    • Wrightsville Beach, NC - Station One.

    • Wrightsville Beach, Beaches, Station One
    • Banks Channel, showing the beach car trestle from Harbor Island to the beach. The Oceanic Hotel and the Green Lantern Tea Room (built over Banks Channel) are in the background. The 1935 fishing fleet captains included Walter Stokely, Willie Moore,...
    • Boatbuilding (4)

    • North Carolina, Brunswick County, Varnumtown, businesses, shrimping, fishing
    • Billy Varnum stands in the doorway of the wheelhouse of his huge shrimp boat that overlooks smaller boat construction below.
    • Chris Bellamy

    • Singers; Charter boat fishing; Composers
    • Black and white photograph used in the newspaper of Chris Bellamy performing. Chris Bellamy (1956- ) was born and raised in Raleigh, NC. He is currently a resident of Wilmington, NC. He is a popular singer/songwriter who also captains a...
    • Student Studies Commercial Fishing

    • CFCC, CFTI, Wilmington, NC
    • Cape Fear Tech Commercial Fishing student Monty Rish, and lead instructor Milton Gillette mend a lightweight type otter trawl in a parking lot off Front Street Wednesday morning. The net is used aboard the R/V Dan Moore by the school's commercial...
    • Camp Battleship

    • Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, tourists attractions, war ships, WWII, fishing, boats, ships, rivers, scouting
    • During day camp, cub scouts with rods and reels fish from the banks of the Cape Fear River at the Battleship North Carolina. The boat Captain Maffitt is docked between the battleship and the park area.
    • Fishing pier at Wrightsville Beach.

    • Wrightsville Beach, Beaches, Piers, Fishing
    • Fishermen display their catches at an ocean pier. From the fishermen's clothing, it appears to be in the late fall, when blue fish are usually abundant in the surf. Wrightsville Beach was named for Joshua Grainger Wright (1758-1811) who owned a...
    • Gene Long

    • Seafood industry
    • Gene Long in his seafood store, Motts Channel Seafood. Gene Long (1950- ) has been running his seafood store, Motts Channel Seafood, in Wrightsville Beach, NC for over 25 years. He began fishing at the age of 8, and has a lengthy history in the...
    • Reception aboard HMS Sirius

    • Naval Ships, Wilmington, NC
    • Guests arrive on the fishing deck of the HMS Sirius British naval ship for a champagne reception in honor of the royal wedding on Wednesday of Prince Andrew. The HMS Sirius docked on the Cape Fear River Coast Gaurd Mooring on Wednesday in downtown...
    • Air Boat at Carolina Beach Inlet

    • North Carolina, New Hanover County, Rowan County, boats, waterways, Intracoastal, marshes, beaches
    • Hoover Lingle, left, and his wife Carolyn ply the shallow waters of a marshy area near Carolina Beach Inlet in their 400 horse power air boat, which they use for fishing. The couple lives in Salisbury and own a cottage at Carolina Beach.
    • Rotting Fish

    • Fishing boats, fishing nets, dead fish, Carolina Beach, New Hanover County
    • Hundreds of dead, rotting fish still litter Carolina Beach after a spill Friday. A net from a fishing boat broke and released thousands of fish. The tide has washed many of the fish back out to sea but hundreds remain.
    • South Water Street - 100 block.

    • Fales' Fish House, S. Water Street, Shark
    • In June 1932, a shark was hung in front of J. B. Fales’ Fish House at 116 South Water Street. Albert Franklin Fales (1891-1943) stands next to an eighteen foot porpoise at the entrance of his father’s business, J. B. Fales’ Fish House at 116...

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