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Commercial Fishing

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Porthleven Fishing Boats, about 1910-1940

NumberHESFM:1994.6172
PlacePorthleven Cornwall United Kingdom
Date1910 — 1940. about
KeywordsPorthleven Trades and Professions Commercial Fishing
PhotographerHawke, Alfred Herbert
Copyright© Estate of A H Hawke

Photographic postcard of some fishing boats in Porthleven Harbour, about 1910-1940. There are a number of boatsheds, including one on the slipway. One of the fishing boats is called Kindly-Light and is registered in Penzance. Photograph by A H Hawke of Helston.