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Maritime Heritage Series: North Carolina’s Mullet Fishery

October 6 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Hybrid Hybrid Event

Curator of Maritime History David Bennett will examine the history of the mullet fishery in North Carolina. During the 19th century, North Carolina’s mullet fishery was one of the largest saltwater fisheries in the South, and it continued to be a popular fishery into the 20th century. It was a staple of the diet for many in North Carolina and in the South. This informal talk explores North Carolina’s historic mullet fishery.

Free, no registration required for the in-person program, held in the museum auditorium. Or watch online live via the museum’s Facebook page or Zoom.


October 6
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort
315 Front St.
Beaufort, NC 28516 United States
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Registration costs, less a 10% fee, are refunded when the Museum receives cancellation notice at least two weeks before the start of a program.  There is no refund within two weeks of the start of a program.  The Museum reserves the right to cancel any program that does not meet the minimum participant requirement up to one week before the program is scheduled.  In the event of cancellation due to low enrollment, participants who have submitted a fee will receive a full refund.  If a program is canceled due to inclement weather and unable to be rescheduled for another date, the participants will receive a full refund.