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House launching and the resettlement of Offer Island and Nippards Island: Morley Coles and Aubrey Waterman, Deep Bay
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Descriptive TitleHouse launching and the resettlement of Offer Island and Nippards Island: Morley Coles and Aubrey Waterman, Deep Bay
TopicWork
Objects
Knowledge of the land/water and environment
Migration/settlement
KeywordsFishing stages
Fishing stores
Resettlement
DescriptionMorley Coles and Aubrey Waterman talk about the resettlement in the 1960s of Offer Island and Nippard Island, both of which are in the entrance to Deep Bay. Aubrey's mother is from Offer Island, where there was a herring factory. Once both islands had electricity. On Nippard Island the graveyard is still visible but all the houses have been moved.
Date2007-08-24
CollectorPower, Maureen
InformantColes, Morley
Waterman, Aubrey
Location Depicted/DiscussedCanada--Newfoundland and Labrador--Fogo Island--Deep Bay
Recording LocationCanada--Newfoundland and Labrador--Fogo Island--Deep Bay
FormatVideo/wmv
Extent03:11 minutes; 100.6 MB
TypeMoving Image
Resource TypeVideo
IdentifierICHFP00222
LanguageEng
RepositoryMemorial University of Newfoundland. Folklore and Language Archive. Fogo Island Collection 2007-225
CollectionIntangible Cultural Heritage Inventory - Central Newfoundland
GPSN49.66918, W054.28582
DownloadableYes
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