South Georgia Shore Whaling Stations
Whales and Whaling pictures, thumbnails
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Pictures from South Georgia of the whaling industry from 1947-48. There were a number of shore-stations which would process whales caught nearby by small fast whale catchers using explosive harpoons. Other larger ships would also bring captured whales back to shore for processing.
Pictures used courtesy of Rob Moss.
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