Fishermen of Looe & Downderry

Seagull

They say seagulls carry the souls of dead fishermen

Tucker

Tucker in the last commercial fishing boat, Orca, off Downderry Beach.

Neptunes Pride

Bill Hocking aboard Neptunes Pride

Hocking fisheries

an old fish market receipt

Ella

Ella the first trawler of that name and licence

Dicky Carlos

Dicky Carlos fishing from Neptunes Pride II this image can be blipped for more content

Rob

Rob Hocking holding a mackerel

two trawlers

Natalie and Ella, the second version of Ella and sister boat alongside.

Tucker

Tucker on the beach at Downderry with his dog Patch

Rob

Rob Hocking, January 2017

Rob / Ella

Rob bringing ashore a catch from 3rd January 2017 this image can be blipped for more content

Tucker

walks down the beach with his dog Patch this image can be blipped for more content

Lobster pots

Pots made by Dicky Carlos

Lobster

A crippled Lobster with only one claw, measures up big enough to keep. this image can be blipped for more content

RNLI boathouse and Nelson

The one eyed statue of Nelson the bull seal overlooks the entrance to Looe harbour and the RNLI boathouse where the fisherman's choir often sing. this image can be blipped for more content

Tucker / Orca

Tucker hauling pots on board Orca off the beach at Downderry. this image can be blipped for more content