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The Meadery Maids aboard their vessel at the start of a Charity Raft Race in Mounts Bay 1980s

 

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The Old Stager – on his way home 1979

 

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Conger etc Cadgwith Cornwall. “Covers” gather round on the beach to sort catch – mainly conger eel 1980s

 

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Cornwall v. Somerset Rugby Match 1980s

 

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Harvesting – Tractor and Combine Harvester in field 1972

 

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The fishing vessel Renown YH477, a drifter (deploying drift nets), was rescued in Mounts Bay by lifeboat from Penzance on 3 February 1909.