Film: 325

Food + Drink | 1940 | Sound | B/W


Fishing 1940's

Billingsgate fish Market with porters and merchants.
Hull, East Yorkshire, the fishing fleet. The skipper or captain arrives and the ship goes though the dock past a swing bridge to the fishing grounds near Bear Island which is five days away. Nets are cast and the trawling starts. Trawl nets are winched in. Fish is sorted on deck then the ship returns to Hull. Unloading with baskets swinging off the quay side.

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