Posts Tagged ‘trades & professions’

Heritage Photos of the Day: Trades & Professions: Fishing: January 25, 2013

Friday, January 25th, 2013

Boats and fishermen in Lysekil, Sweden, c.1880

Västra Götaland, Lysekil, Lysekil, Bohuslän, Övrigt-Arbetsliv

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Swedish National Heritage Board Photostream

Fish cleaning at Klädesholmen, Tjörn, Sweden, c.1862

Fish cleaning at Klädesholmen, Tjörn, Sweden, c.1862

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

Swedish National Heritage Board Photostream

Heritage Photos of the Day: Trades & Professions: Fishing: January 23, 2012

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

Fish being weighed, Polperro, Cornwall, c.1889

Fish being weighed, Polperro, Cornwall, c.1889

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Source

National Maritime Museum Photostream

 West Looe Quay with women gutting fish, Cornwall, c.1889

West Looe Quay with women gutting fish, Cornwall, c.1889

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

National Maritime Museum Photostream

Heritage Photos of the Day: Trades & Professions: Fishing: January 22, 2013

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

Herring girls, Scarborough, Yorkshire, c.1910

Herring girls, Scarborough, Yorkshire, c.1910

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

National Maritime Museum Photostream

Fishermen with lobster pots, Sheringham, Norfolk, c.1903

Fishermen with lobster pots, Sheringham, Norfolk, c.1903

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

National Maritime Museum Photostream

 

Heritage Photo of the Day: Trades & Professions: Fishing: January 21, 2013

Monday, January 21st, 2013

Welcome to a new week of heritage photos and a new trade/profession. This week we are going to take a look at Fishing.

Our first photo is from Devon, England:
Cockle woman, Exmouth, Devon, c.1906

Cockle woman, Exmouth, Devon, c.1906 NMM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source
National Maritime Museum Photostream

Our 2nd photo is from Folkestone, Kent:

Fisherman, c.1900

Fisherman, Folkestone, Kent, c.1900, NMM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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National Maritime Museum Photostream

Heritage Photo of the Day: Trades & Professions: Farming: January 18, 2013

Friday, January 18th, 2013

Back to Wales today for two more Photos of Farming life:

A ploughman and his horses, c.1885

A ploughman and his horses, c.1885

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru / The National Library of Wales Photostream

Mr and Mrs John Roberts in the kitchen of Meini Hirion, Cwm Parc; they were leaving Meini Hirion to retire to Bala after more than 45 happy years at the smallholding. 1953

Mr and Mrs John Roberts in the kitchen of Meini Hirion, Cwm Parc; they were leaving Meini Hirion to retire to Bala after more than 45 happy years at the smallholding.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru / The National Library of Wales Photostream