We use cookies to track usage and preferences. See Cookie Policy
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
   You are currently viewing the Australia version of the site.
Would you like to switch to your local site?
Digital Subscriptions > Campbeltown Courier > 22nd December > Harpoon hunters speared sharks

Harpoon hunters speared sharks


FISHERMEN in the mould of Jaws anti-hero Quint once earned mega bucks in Carradale.

Village character ‘Neenie’ MacDougall has spotted a photograph on the wall of the Ashbank hotel. It shows his father operating a harpoon gun on the stern of a boat with a shark’s fin in the background.

Mr MacDougall said that a shark processing factory, at Port Na Cuile, opened in the village in the 1940s to produce oil for Tilley lamps.

Purchase options below
Find the complete article and many more in this issue of Campbeltown Courier - 22nd December
If you own the issue, Login to read the full article now.
Single Issue - 22nd December
Or 149 points
Annual Digital Subscription
Only $ 1.02 per issue
Or 5299 points
6 Month Digital Subscription
Only $ 1.08 per issue
Or 2799 points

View Issues

About Campbeltown Courier

Local news. sport and leisure
Ways to Pay Pocketmags Payment Types
At Pocketmags you get Secure Billing Great Offers HTML Reader Gifting options Loyalty Points