Types of Fishing Sinkers

Types of Fishing Sinkers

Did you know that humans have been using fishing sinkers for more than 29,000 years now? Well, it’s true! The earliest evidence of fishing sinkers was discovered by archeologists in the eastern county of Jeongseon, South Korea.  They excavated fourteen limestone sinkers, each weighing between 14 to 52 grams. These sinkers had groves carved in … Read more