Sentence Examples


  • The chief industry is the herring fishery.
  • The herring, cod, lobster and crab fisheries are prosecuted.
  • Deep-sea and coast fishing for cod, herring and mackerel employ over 1000 of the inhabitants.
  • Fish taken in the lakes include perch, pike, char and trout in Windermere, Ennerdale, Bassenthwaite, Derwentwater, &c., and the gwyniad or fresh-water herring in Ullswater.
  • The V-system is the oldest, but is being largely superseded by the herring-bone; the spiral system is more recent and is still on trial.