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A quiet time

 

 

 

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Above the tide line

 

 

 

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More from the Titchmarsh Marina

 

 

 

 

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Titchmarsh Marina, Essex

 

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Fishing boats at Alderburgh

A commercial fishing fleet is now a thing of the past at Aldeburgh.  Skipper Dean Fryer explains why:  ‘Bureaucracy, paperwork, over-the-top EU  quotas and the rising costs of simply fuelling and maintaining a boat has driven most fishermen out of business.’

Nevertheless, fishing seems to be a part of the DNA for many.  The high tide line along the beach is marked by a sprinkling of small boats and, behind them, a row of black fishermen’s huts.  Typically a catch might include sole, skate, bass, flounder, lobster and/or crab.

The shingle beach shelves steeply and ‘vintage’ tractors are used to haul the boats to safe dry land.

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Boats at Lerwick

LERWICK BOATS (1 of 1) FRAMED copy

Processed using a touch of watercolour filter.

 

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