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Circa 1830s
A large black cast iron whaling tripot with a large spout and no legs.
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Circa 1830s
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This tripot was used at either Dicky Barrett's or Richard Brown's whaling station in the 1840s. It was encased in a brick oven and had a fire underneath which melted chunks of whale blubber and the oil overflowed into another tripots. It was then bailed into barrels.
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