Scallopers welcomed with double christening

NEW BEDFORD, MA – In what may have been a first ever for this port, Nordic Fisheries’ Roy Enoksen and O’Hara Corporation’s Frank O’Hara hailed the arrival of two, brand new sister-ship scallopers to their fleets on Sept. 8 with a nearly simultaneous double christening.

Enoksen welcomed the large crowd gathered for the celebratory event by pointing out that, in all the 35 years he and O’Hara had partnered together, they’d never had an argument.

“And how many of you married couples can claim that?” Enoksen said, smiling as the audience laughed.


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