Category: MemoryFish

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….

MemoryFish Roadshow at the Falmouth Festival

The Azook CIC team will be out and about on Friday 29 May at the Falmouth Festival. As part of our MemoryFish project, funded by Cornwall & Isles…

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…

Photo albums

MemoryFish begins gathering historic fishing photos

The MemoryFish project has so far been office-based as we make contact with collection holders, plan events, and ready our workflows. That was until last week, when Claire,…

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…