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.

Location

Kent Deal

Period

Victorian (1837 - 1901)

Tags

seaside fishing work boat tourism men people