The article below was written in 1952 and details the industry had existed for over 60 years. At that time there were 14 vessels using the wharf as a base. Who can forget the busy scene of the boats coming in and out to meet the tides. The boats tied up and the baskets of fish being unloaded across the boats and processed in nearby sheds.
|Thames Star 10 Sep 1952|
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