Sentence Examples

  • Neither the tunny nor the coral fishery is carried on by the Sardinians themselves, who are not sailors by nature; the former is in the hands of Genoese and the latter of Neapolitans.
  • There is also a profitable shark fishery in the hands of Arabs.
  • The coral fishery - mainly on the west coast - has lost its former importance.
  • Some trade is carried on by means of the river, and the town is the centre of a salmon fishery district.
  • The fisheries were held by the Incorporated Company of Dredgers (incorporated by Act of Parliament in 1793), the affairs being administered by a foreman, deputy foreman and jury of twelve; but in 1896 an Act of Parliament transferred the management of the fishery to a company.