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Newly Built Porthleven Fishing Boat being Transported to the World Fishing Exhibition in 1963 or 1965

NumberHESFM:2001.7640.33
PlacePorthleven Cornwall United Kingdom
Date1963 — 1965
KeywordsPorthleven Trades and Professions Boat Building Commercial Fishing Transport Water
PhotographerFuggle, Wallace A S
Copyright© Estate of Wallace A S Fuggle

Loading the new fishing boat, Sadie Wykeham PZ 287, on to a transporter owned by W G Stoneman Ltd of Plymouth. The boat, which was built at Porthleven, was transported by road to the 1963 or 1965 World Fishing Exhibition at Earls Court, London, where it was placed outside the entrance. Photograph by Wallace A S Fuggle of Helston.