While not unique to Canada, there is no question the fishery is something that every Atlantic Canadian can identify with as part of our heritage. From long before the Europeans arrived, the bounty of the sea was a crucial part of local existence, and so it continues to this day.
This Old Salt is located by the Annapolis Royal Haul-up. Being made of material, he likely doesn’t have too many stories to tell. But the “real” Old Salts can still regale you with stories handed down through the many generations of fishermen in their families.