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Mending nets

What we know about this image :

This photograph is of Tom Williams who went to sea at the age of 14, working on deep sea trawlers. Short of a gap in marine salvage during WW2, he sailed from Hartlepool until he retired at 85, 71 years sailing out of Hartlepool.

Information supplied by Mark Williams

Donor : Hartlepool Museum Service

Part of the "David Wise" collection


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