SKREI Stories: A HISTORY OF CONNECTEDNESS
Visit our online exhibition about the past, the present and the future of the Atlantic Cod.
All “skrei” is cod, but not all cod is “skrei”
All skrei is cod, but not all cod is skrei. What exactly is skrei?
Skrei Fisheries in Lofoten
Skreifisket in Lofoten dates back to the Stone Age. In prehistoric times, fishermen also came from settlements far away from the Lofoten Sea, to participate in the rich fishing and to bring stockfish home.
Neptune Herring Oil Factory from the Seaside
Photograph of the Neptune herring oil factory from the sea side.
Sealskin chest for fisheries in Lofoten. The chest is part of the collection of the Fygle Museum.
The company’s photo album
A little treasure from VDS's humble beginnings. The album contains portraits of employees of the shipping company.