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Barking pot, Greene's Point, Tilting
Barking pot, Greene's Point, Tilting
Descriptive TitleBarking pot, Greene's Point, Tilting
TopicObjects
Knowledge of the land/water and environment
Work
KeywordsBarking kettles
DescriptionA barking kettle or pot, used to boil down the bark from evergreen trees. This created a solution that acted as a preservative for fishing nets and lines, hence the phrase "barking the twine."
Date1989-08
CollectorPocius, Gerald L.
Location Depicted/DiscussedCanada--Newfoundland and Labrador--Fogo Island--Tilting
Recording LocationCanada--Newfoundland and Labrador--Fogo Island--Tilting
FormatImage/jpeg
Extent2.7 MB
TypeStill Image
Resource TypePhotograph
IdentifierICHFP00510
LanguageEng
RepositoryMemorial University of Newfoundland. Folklore and Language Archive. Fogo Island Collection 2007-225
CollectionIntangible Cultural Heritage Inventory - Central Newfoundland
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