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Hiscock, F., Mar. 29, 1979, Part 2. David Taylor interviewing Fred Hiscock regarding boatbuilding.
Descriptive TitleHiscock, F., Mar. 29, 1979, Part 2. David Taylor interviewing Fred Hiscock regarding boatbuilding.
CategoryObjects
Work
TopicArchitecture, building and construction
Boatbuilding
Boats
Fishers
Fishing
Fishing boats
Fishing equipment
Tools and Equipment
Watercraft
KeywordsWooden boats
Wooden objects
Person as TopicHiscock, Fred P., 1915-
DescriptionPart two of David Taylor's March 29, 1979 interview with Fred Hiscock regarding boatbuilding. Interview takes place in Winterton, Trinity Bay, Newfoundland. Mr. Hiscock discusses the negative effect of unemployment insurance regulations on boatbuilding. He also discusses Winterton's reputation for boatbuilding, the different parts of a boat, types of wood used in boatbuilding, and the tools used. Mr. Hiscock mentions his time spent working in the town of Buchans for the American Smelting and Refining Company (ASARCO). Tape ends abruptly.
Date1979-03-29
CollectorTaylor, David
InformantHiscock, Fred P., 1915-
Biographical DataFred P. Hiscock was born February 14, 1915 in Winterton, Trinity Bay, Newfoundland. He lived in Winterton all his life where he worked as a fisher. Mr. Hiscock did, however, spend some years working seasonally in the town of Buchans for the American Smelting and Refining Company (ASARCO).
Location Depicted/DiscussedCanada-Newfoundland and Labrador-Trinity Bay-Winterton; Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador-Buchans; Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador-Baie de Verde
Recording LocationCanada-Newfoundland and Labrador-Trinity Bay-Winterton
FormatAudio/wma
Extent31:54 minutes; 29.3 MB
TypeSound
Resource TypeAudio
LanguageEng
RepositoryMemorial University of Newfoundland. Folklore and Language Archive. David Taylor Collection 79-590
CollectionIntangible Cultural Heritage Inventory - Knowledge and Skills to Produce Traditional Crafts
CONTENTdm file name25.wma
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