Commercial Fishing

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Cornish Fishermen on Bench, Salt Cellar Hill, Porthleven, 1920s-1930s

PlacePorthleven Cornwall United Kingdom
Date1920 — 1939
KeywordsPorthleven People Trades and Professions Commercial Fishing
Copyright© Helston Museum

Seven Cornish fishermen sitting on the bench at the bottom of Salt Cellar Hill, Porthleven, in the 1920s or 1930s. The men are named, from left to right, as John Rowe, Jimmy Gilbert, Jim Quick, Dick Orchard, Walter Hosking, Ted Boon and Alfie Johns.