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Commercial Fishing

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Porthleven Harbour Looking Towards Fore Street, 1950s

NumberHESFM:1994.6426.13
PlacePorthleven Cornwall United Kingdom
Date1950 — 1958. about
KeywordsPorthleven Trades and Professions Commercial Fishing
PhotographerHawke, Alfred Herbert
Copyright© Estate of A H Hawke

Porthleven inner harbour looking towards the Square and Fore Street, about 1950. St Bartholomews Church can be seen in the background. Two fishing boats can be identified, PZ826 and the sail of PZ576. A vehicle is parked up on the Square and there is a petrol pump in front of the building in the centre of the photograph. Photograph by A H Hawke of Helston.