A trip to the British seaside is not complete without a bowl of Cockles, smothered in vinegar and salt and pepper they are a real taste of the sea.
Fishing smack, c 1920s. Argiculture: Fishing. Black and white image of a fishing boat.
The Thames Bawley 1840-1920
Bawley "Marigold" #Maldon
The River Blackwater.
Essex, Southend, The Cart Parade
Winkles - flick off the eye & pick out with a pin sniff to make sure fresh & pop it in your mouth - tasty
Thames Estuary library
Fresh Brown Shrimps - just take the head & tail off - tasty