Tag: fishing

"Efficient" with its catch. Image ref: STE_1_023E

MemoryFish Community Day in Newlyn, Saturday 22nd August

We will be taking our MemoryFish archive and photographic exhibition to the Seafood Cornwall Training Hub on the Strand in Newlyn on Saturday. The photographs have been collected…

"Fern" Ref: STE_2_084E

Fal River Festival hosts MemoryFish Community Day!

The Azook team were in Falmouth for the Fal River Festival in Events Square on 29 May 2015; this was to deliver a Community Engagement Event as part…

New fishing history photo collection collected by the MemoryFish project

One of the most famous names in Cornish fishing is W. Stevenson and Sons of Newlyn. The Stevensons have been fishing out of Newlyn for over 100 years….

cornishmemory.com at the Porthleven Food Festival

The Azook team was out again showing heritage films at the Porthleven Food festival on the 25th April 2015. This is the second year we have been fortunate to…

Hull freezer trawler 'Arctic Buccaneer' HI88 – Boyd Line - anchored in Mounts Bay.

MemoryFish – first photos

Our MemoryFish project is now well underway, and we have digitised over 900 photos relating to Cornwall’s fishing industry. The photos have come from a mixture of private…

Stylised version of "Bounteous" and "Crazy Diamond", Newlyn Harbour, 1980

Exciting New Project: MemoryFish

Fishing communities have experienced and continue to experience changes in terms of what they catch, how they fish, and the way members of the community are brought together…