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 Oyster dredging, West Mersea. Bert French on smack DAISY BELLE. Postcard written 18 August 1903, by W.P. - it ends this is young French culling out.


In fact, he is hauling the dredge rather than culling. Bottom right is John French who was skipper (but not owner) of the DAISY BELLE. 
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Oyster dredging, West Mersea. Bert French on smack DAISY BELLE. Postcard written 18 August 1903, by W.P. - it ends "this is young French culling out".

In fact, he is hauling the dredge rather than culling. Bottom right is John French who was skipper (but not owner) of the DAISY BELLE.
Date: Before August 1903      


Photo: Mersea Museum - Peter Godfrey Collection
Image ID PG2_223
Category 2 Smacks and Bawleys


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This image is part of the Mersea Museum Collection.