Daily fish landings

More than 3,800 boxes were landed at Peterhead Fishmarket this morning.
More than 3,800 boxes were landed at Peterhead Fishmarket this morning.

Peterhead Fishmarket was busy this morning with more than 3,800 boxes landed.

A total of seven boats (four consignments) landed 3,854 boxes of fish at the market.

Boats which landed were Flourish, Fruitful Vine, Glenugie, Aalskere, Castlewood, Attain and Achieve. Those which consigned their catch were Fisher Boys, Solstic, Deeside and Benarkle.

Of that total there were 513 boxes of cod, 38 boxes of monkfish, 1,051 boxes of seed, 177 boxes of whiting; 476 boxes of round whiting; 188 boxes of saithe; 42 boxes of squid; 106 boxes of hake; 34 boxes of lemon sole; 177 boxes of plaice; 8 boxes of witches, 21 boxes of ling and 273 boxes of others.