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Photos by Rich Dionne
Two shell fisherman from East Providence dig for clams in the mill gut at Colt State Park on Wednesday.

Shellfishing sign causing confusion at Colt State Park, Bristol

Shellfishing sign causing confusion at Colt State Park, Bristol

On Wednesday afternoon, with temperatures frozen in the teens, two men shrugged off the cold to dig clams at the mill gut at Colt State Park. While the two diggers said they preferred to dig and not talk to the press, a small sign nearby appeared to speak volumes. It read: “Taking of shellfish prohibited”

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