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Commercial Fishing

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Porthleven Harbour, 1900-1909

NumberHESFM:1977.2689.4
PlacePorthleven Cornwall United Kingdom
Date1900 — 1909
KeywordsPorthleven Trades and Professions Commercial Fishing
PhotographerArgall & Co
Copyright© Helston Museum

An Argall's Series postcard of Porthleven Inner Harbour, taken sometime between 1900 and 1909. There are a number of boats in the harbour, including some with large masts. The boatsheds can be seen on the harbour head, one has J Bowden and Son on the roof. In the background the Church and Fore Street Chapel can be seen.