Images for Category Fishing

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1. ID ATR_SPR_009 Spratting - a photograph from Tollesbury, but no further information.

1. Spratting - a photograph from Tollesbury, but no further information.
Image ID ATR_SPR_009


2. ID ATR_SPR_013 Spratting - a photograph from Tollesbury, but no further information.

2. Spratting - a photograph from Tollesbury, but no further information.
Image ID ATR_SPR_013


3. ID ATR_SWH_003 Tollesbury fisherman Harry Myall at the tiller of family smack S.W.H., named for Sidney, William and Harry Myall - taken early 1900s. 
Used in Smacks and...

3. Tollesbury fisherman Harry Myall at the tiller of family smack S.W.H., named for Sidney, William and Harry Myall - taken early 1900s.
Used in Smacks and...
Date: 1924
Image ID ATR_SWH_003


4. ID ATR_SWH_005 Tollesbury fisherman Harry Myall on the left - Person at the tiller not known. Smack S.W.H. 492CK

4. Tollesbury fisherman Harry Myall on the left - Person at the tiller not known. Smack S.W.H. 492CK
Date: 1924
Image ID ATR_SWH_005


5. ID BF03_001_104_001 Tollesbury oyster dredging. Laid up ships in background.
CK53 A.B.C. [This is the smack Johnny Milgate dug out of Feldy]

5. Tollesbury oyster dredging. Laid up ships in background.
CK53 A.B.C. [This is the smack Johnny Milgate dug out of Feldy]
From: LOCAL PHOTOS, POSTCARDS
Date: c1931
Image ID BF03_001_104_001


6. ID BF72_001_039_001 Fishing vessel LAURA BRUCE CK23, registered Colchester.
Built Rowhedge Ironworks, designed by John Leather.
John Leather wrote At the time she was...

6. Fishing vessel LAURA BRUCE CK23, registered Colchester.
Built Rowhedge Ironworks, designed by John Leather. John Leather wrote "At the time she was...
From: Rowhedge --- photos and documents
Image ID BF72_001_039_001


7. ID BOXB3_090_001_001 Tollesbury and Mersea Oyster Company men outside the Packing Shed circa 1908. Zeb Milgate (John Milgate's grandfather and Heather Haward's great grandfather) in...

7. Tollesbury and Mersea Oyster Company men outside the Packing Shed circa 1908. Zeb Milgate (John Milgate's grandfather and Heather Haward's great grandfather) in...
From: Gaff Rig / Smacks
Date: c1908
Image ID BOXB3_090_001_001


8. ID BOXB3_150_001_001 Fishing boats lying on the Hard at Brightlingsea. Left is CK283 MASONIC or (less likely) CK383 MEHALAH.

8. Fishing boats lying on the Hard at Brightlingsea. Left is CK283 MASONIC or (less likely) CK383 MEHALAH.
Date: c1928
Image ID BOXB3_150_001_001


9. ID BOXB5_015_031 West Mersea fishing smacks coming into port on a squally day. [DW]
The GEORGE & ALICE 76CK leads five other West Mersea and Tollesbury dredging smacks down...

9. West Mersea fishing smacks coming into port on a squally day. [DW]
The GEORGE & ALICE 76CK leads five other West Mersea and Tollesbury dredging smacks down...
Date: 1930s
Image ID BOXB5_015_031


10. ID BOXB5_070_001 Arthur and Harry Death on the Rowhedge ELLEN CK321 catching sprats. [DW]
Arthur and Harry Death stowboating aboard the ELLEN of Rowhedge in the 1920s. They...

10. Arthur and Harry Death on the Rowhedge ELLEN CK321 catching sprats. [DW]
Arthur and Harry Death stowboating aboard the ELLEN of Rowhedge in the 1920s. They...
Date: 1920s
Image ID BOXB5_070_001


11. ID BOXB9_002_007 Eel alive oh! The crew of a Dutch eel-carrier lying off Brightlingsea dip-net the cargo from the hold into perforated measures before they are boxed and...

11. Eel alive oh! The crew of a Dutch eel-carrier lying off Brightlingsea dip-net the cargo from the hold into perforated measures before they are boxed and...
From: Douglas Went photographs
Image ID BOXB9_002_007


12. ID BOXD_001_001_001 Brightlingsea, Essex. In the early morning sprats are unloaded from the smacks, in casks, rowed ashore and then conveyed by lorry to the markets. Norfolk's...

12. Brightlingsea, Essex. In the early morning sprats are unloaded from the smacks, in casks, rowed ashore and then conveyed by lorry to the markets. Norfolk's...
Date: After August 1934
Image ID BOXD_001_001_001


13. ID BOXL_016_002 The West Mersea winkle brig BLACK DUCK was probably a discarded yacht's boat rigged with a standing lugsail for work in the river Blackwater and on the Dengie...

13. The West Mersea winkle brig BLACK DUCK was probably a discarded yacht's boat rigged with a standing lugsail for work in the river Blackwater and on the Dengie...
Date: May 1914
Image ID BOXL_016_002


14. ID CG5_042 Landing the catch. Tollesbury

14. Landing the catch. Tollesbury
Image ID CG5_042


15. ID EC1_WEN_705 An abundance of sprats. A photograph taken in 1926 when some 40 smacks were still fishing and sprats were so abundant that they were sold at 1/- and 1/6 a...

15. An abundance of sprats. A photograph taken in 1926 when some 40 smacks were still fishing and sprats were so abundant that they were sold at 1/- and 1/6 a...
Date: 1926
Image ID EC1_WEN_705


16. ID EC1_WEN_715 A scalloper, CK2 and smacks on Brightlingsea Hard.
From an article on Brightlingsea by Douglas Went, published in Essex Countryside December...

16. A scalloper, CK2 and smacks on Brightlingsea Hard.
From an article on Brightlingsea by Douglas Went, published in Essex Countryside December...
Date: 1926
Image ID EC1_WEN_715


17. ID EMN_001_012 Fishing for sprats in River Blackwater - ALVIC CK137 and BREADWINNER CK187.

17. Fishing for sprats in River Blackwater - ALVIC CK137 and BREADWINNER CK187.
Date: 8 January 1980
Image ID EMN_001_012


18. ID EMN_001_024 Fishing for sprats in River Blackwater - BREADWINNER CK187.

18. Fishing for sprats in River Blackwater - BREADWINNER CK187.
Date: 8 January 1980
Image ID EMN_001_024


19. ID JME_002 On the Water, by J.M. Ellis. West Mersea fishermen and their families in WW2. Page 1.
A study of the experiences and consequences of the Second World War...

19. On the Water, by J.M. Ellis. West Mersea fishermen and their families in WW2. Page 1.
A study of the experiences and consequences of the Second World War...
Date: November 1999
Image ID JME_002


20. ID MMC_L197_005 Ron Green's Great Grandfather Abraham 'Ham' Green 1838-1910. He fished off the beach - for eels on this occasion, as he is carrying eel shears.

20. Ron Green's Great Grandfather Abraham 'Ham' Green 1838-1910. He fished off the beach - for eels on this occasion, as he is carrying eel shears.
Image ID MMC_L197_005


21. ID PA1_MOL_PIC32 Ernie 'Pud' Mole, Bunny Cook, Harry Daw.

21. Ernie 'Pud' Mole, Bunny Cook, Harry Daw.
Image ID PA1_MOL_PIC32


22. ID PA1_STE_PIC04 Bob Stoker & Biddy Saward - fishing.

22. Bob Stoker & Biddy Saward - fishing.
Image ID PA1_STE_PIC04


23. ID PBIB_SMA_011 Bobby Leavett's smack BERTHA whilst shrimping. Bobby on left of photo and his son Derek on the right. Note the steam coming from the copper in the...

23. Bobby Leavett's smack BERTHA whilst shrimping. Bobby on left of photo and his son Derek on the right. Note the steam coming from the copper in the...
Image ID PBIB_SMA_011


24. ID PBIB_SWH_001 Smack CK492 S.W.H. with stowboating gear. Date not know, but thought to be post war.S.W.H. stands for Sid, Will and Harry Myall and was skippered by Len...

24. Smack CK492 S.W.H. with stowboating gear. Date not know, but thought to be post war.
S.W.H. stands for Sid, Will and Harry Myall and was skippered by Len...
Image ID PBIB_SWH_001


25. ID REA_AB1_109 Sprat fishing on board CLUARAN. Peter French in the wheelhouse. There are fish here somewhere.

25. Sprat fishing on board CLUARAN. Peter French in the wheelhouse. "There are fish here somewhere".
Date: 1 January 1965
Image ID REA_AB1_109


26. ID REA_AB1_113 Sprat fishing on board Peter French's CLUARAN. Make a quick shot.
Rodney Hucklesby on the left and Peter French on the right.

26. Sprat fishing on board Peter French's CLUARAN. "Make a quick shot".
Rodney Hucklesby on the left and Peter French on the right.
Date: 1 January 1965
Image ID REA_AB1_113


27. ID REA_AB1_115 Sprat fishing on board Peter French's CLUARAN. First haul - Andrew French.

27. Sprat fishing on board Peter French's CLUARAN. First haul - Andrew French.
Date: 1 January 1965
Image ID REA_AB1_115


28. ID REA_AB1_119 Sprat fishing on board Peter French's CLUARAN CK100 - homeward bound.

28. Sprat fishing on board Peter French's CLUARAN CK100 - homeward bound.
Image ID REA_AB1_119


29. ID REA_AB3_131 Chris Stopford. Herring.

29. Chris Stopford. Herring.
Image ID REA_AB3_131


30. ID RG06_055 Stowboater and barges at St Osyth. The maltings shown were burned down in 1920 and the photo probably dates from well before the first world war, for both...

30. Stowboater and barges at St Osyth. The maltings shown were burned down in 1920 and the photo probably dates from well before the first world war, for both...
Date: Before 1914
Image ID RG06_055


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