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Messrs Blight's Shop, Fore Street, Porthleven, early 1900s

NumberHESFM:2002.8191
PlacePorthleven Cornwall United Kingdom
Date1900 — 1930
KeywordsPorthleven Trades and Professions Shopkeeper
PhotographerUnknown
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Messrs Blight's shop in Fore Street, Porthleven. Amos Blight was a well known character in Porthleven and indeed Fore Street was often referred to by the old folk as "Blight's Hill". This photo was taken in the early 1900s.