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" ... work at the sides, so that between the two (dams) there is a square pool into which the fish aforesaid come swimming in such shoals, in order to get up above, where they deposit their spawn, that at one tide there are 10,000 to 12,000 fish in it,... "
The New England Farmer - Page 93
1869
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New-England's Memorial

Nathaniel Morton, William Bradford, Thomas Prince, Edward Winslow - Massachusetts - 1669 - 515 pages
..."ELFT," is generally translated Shad, perhaps it would be more properly rendered alewives. f- BB with slides. At the mouth they have constructed it...where in the middle is also a sliding door, and with trellice work at the sides, so that between the two [dams] there is a square pool, into which the fish...
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Collections of the New-York Historical Society for the Year ...

New York (State) - 1849
...planks, and in the middle with a little door, which slides up and down, and at the sides with trellice work, through which the water has its course, but...where in the middle is also a sliding door, and with trellice work at the sides, so that between the two [dams] there is a square pool, into which the fish...
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Collections of the New-York Historical Society for the Year ...

New York (State) - 1849
...planks, and in the middle with a little door, which slides up and down, and at the sides with trellice work, through which the water has its course, but...where in the middle is also a sliding door, and with trellice work at the sides, so that between the two [dams] there is a square pool, into which the fish...
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Pilgrim Memorials, and Guide for Visitors to Plymouth Village: With a ...

William Shaw Russell - Massachusetts - 1851 - 148 pages
...planks, and in the middle with a little door, which slides up and down, and at the sides with trellice work, through which the water has its course, but...where in the middle is also a sliding door, and with trellice work at the sides, so that between the two [dams] there is a square pool, into which the fish...
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The Pilgrim fathers: or, The founders of New England in the reign of James ...

William Henry Bartlett - Massachusetts - 1853 - 240 pages
...they can also close with slides. At the mouth they have constructed it with planks, like an eel-pot, with wings, where in the middle is also a sliding door, and with trellice work at the sides, so that between the two [dams] there is a square pool into which the fish...
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Pilgrim Memorials, and Guide to Plymouth: With a Lithographic Map and Eight ...

William Shaw Russell - Massachusetts - 1855 - 203 pages
...planks, like an eel-pot with wings, where in the middle is also a sliding-door, and with trellicework at the sides, so that between the two [dams] there...they deposit their spawn, that at one tide there are ten thousand to twelve thousand fish in it, which they shut off in the rear at the ebb, and close up...
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History of New England, Volume 1

John Gorham Palfrey - New England - 1858
...planks, like an eel-pot with wings, where in the middle is also a sliding-door, and with trellis-work at the sides, so that between the two [dams] there...they deposit their spawn, that at one tide there are ten thousand to twelve thousand fish in it, which they shut off" in the rear at the ebb, and close...
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History of New England, Volume 1

John Gorham Palfrey - New England - 1859
...planks, like an eel-pot with wings, where in the middle is also a sliding-door, and with trellis-work at the sides, so that between the two [dams] there...they deposit their spawn, that at one tide there are ten thousand to twelve thousand fish in it, which they shut off in the rear at the ebb, and close up...
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History of New England During the Stuart Dynasty, Volume 1

John Gorham Palfrey - New England - 1876
...planks, like an eel-pot with wings, where in the middle is also a sliding-door, and with trellis-work at the sides, so that between the two [dams] there...in order to get up above where they deposit their s]>awn, that at one tide there are ten thousand to twelve thousand fish in it, which they shut off...
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The Pilgrim Republic: An Historical Review of the Colony of New Plymouth ...

John Abbot Goodwin - Massachusetts - 1879 - 662 pages
...they can also Hose with slides. At the mouth they have constructed it with planks, like an eel-pot with wings, where in the middle is also a sliding door, and with trellis-work at the sides, so that between the two there is a 1 Octroi (Lai. aucforitas, authority)...
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