Fishermen, Deal, Kent

Fishermen, Deal, Kent
Photograph taken 1890 - 1910 © Reproduced by permission of Historic England Archive ref: OP00540

Looking north along the sea front at Deal with holidaymakers walking along the promenade and fishermen busy on the shore. Deal has never had a harbour. The local fishing boats, known as Deal cutters, were simply pulled up onto the beach. The pier and bandstand can be seen in the background.


Kent Deal


Victorian (1837 - 1901)


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