{"id":9638784973,"title":"Memories of the Cornish Fishing Industry","handle":"memories-of-the-cornish-fishing-industry","description":"\u003cmeta charset=\"utf-8\"\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: justify;\"\u003eAround the wild and windswept Cornish coast fishing has been a way of life for centuries. Sons have followed fathers and grandfathers in the family boats, setting out from ports such as Polperro, Mevagissey, Mousehole, Newlyn, St Ives, Port Isaac and Looe to brave the stormy Atlantic Ocean to earn their living. Those who fished these waters faced, and still face, potential danger every time they put to sea.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: justify;\"\u003eBefore the memories are lost forever, author Sheila Bird has taken the time to talk to the fishermen of Cornwall. Using first-hand accounts and a fascinating collection of photographs, she tells their story; the conditions, the work, the people and the humour.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: justify;\"\u003eA5 (softcover) 128 pages\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: justify;\"\u003eAuthor: Sheila Bird\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: justify;\"\u003eISBN 9781846741579\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: center;\"\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: center;\"\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e","published_at":"2017-04-14T14:36:43+01:00","created_at":"2017-04-14T14:44:56+01:00","vendor":"Countryside Books","type":"Books","tags":["By region_Cornwall","fishing industry in Cornwall","Sheila Bird"],"price":899,"price_min":899,"price_max":899,"available":true,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":35984310605,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":false,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"Memories of the Cornish Fishing Industry","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":899,"weight":200,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_quantity":1,"inventory_management":null,"inventory_policy":"deny","barcode":"9781846741579"}],"images":["\/\/cdn2.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1819\/1457\/products\/Memories_Fishing_Industry_Cornwall_300_res.jpg?v=1511040076"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn2.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1819\/1457\/products\/Memories_Fishing_Industry_Cornwall_300_res.jpg?v=1511040076","options":["Title"],"content":"\u003cmeta charset=\"utf-8\"\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: justify;\"\u003eAround the wild and windswept Cornish coast fishing has been a way of life for centuries. Sons have followed fathers and grandfathers in the family boats, setting out from ports such as Polperro, Mevagissey, Mousehole, Newlyn, St Ives, Port Isaac and Looe to brave the stormy Atlantic Ocean to earn their living. Those who fished these waters faced, and still face, potential danger every time they put to sea.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: justify;\"\u003eBefore the memories are lost forever, author Sheila Bird has taken the time to talk to the fishermen of Cornwall. Using first-hand accounts and a fascinating collection of photographs, she tells their story; the conditions, the work, the people and the humour.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: justify;\"\u003eA5 (softcover) 128 pages\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: justify;\"\u003eAuthor: Sheila Bird\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: justify;\"\u003eISBN 9781846741579\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: center;\"\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: center;\"\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e"}

Memories of the Cornish Fishing Industry

About this book
£8.99
Maximum quantity available reached.

Around the wild and windswept Cornish coast fishing has been a way of life for centuries. Sons have followed fathers and grandfathers in the family boats, setting out from ports such as Polperro, Mevagissey, Mousehole, Newlyn, St Ives, Port Isaac and Looe to brave the stormy Atlantic Ocean to earn their living. Those who fished these waters faced, and still face, potential danger every time they put to sea.

Before the memories are lost forever, author Sheila Bird has taken the time to talk to the fishermen of Cornwall. Using first-hand accounts and a fascinating collection of photographs, she tells their story; the conditions, the work, the people and the humour.

A5 (softcover) 128 pages

Author: Sheila Bird

ISBN 9781846741579