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Henry George of Mullion, 1897

NumberHESFM:1977.927.2
PlaceMullion Cornwall United Kingdom
Date1897
KeywordsTrades and Professions Commercial Fishing People Mullion
PhotographerUnknown
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Henry George, aged 78. Henry was a fisherman from Mullion and the son of the celebrated leader known as King of the Smugglers. Smuggling died out in Mullion in 1840 and Henry's father was the last of the Mullion smugglers. The photograph was taken in 1897.