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Pilchard Seining at Gunwalloe, 1890

NumberHESFM:1977.1442
PlaceGunwalloe Cornwall United KIngdom
Date1890
KeywordsCommercial Fishing Trades and Professions Gunwalloe
PhotographerUnknown
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Pilchard seining at Gunwalloe, 1890. A huer with bushes is signalling the location of the shoals of pilchards to the seine boats out at sea.