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COLOUR WORKS: MY BRITISH ARCHIVE THE 1980S AND 90S

Penclawdd, County of Swansea, Wales. 1997<br />
Cockles have been harvested here since the Roman times, and more latterly this tiny village was until the end of the 19th century a thriving seaport. Linda Jones wife of Selwyn Jones founder of Selwyn's Seafoods gathers cockles in the Loughor Estuary at low tide.
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Gower Peninsular Cockle Gathering Wales. 1990s
Penclawdd, County of Swansea, Wales. 1997
Cockles have been harvested here since the Roman times, and more latterly this tiny village was until the end of the 19th century a thriving seaport. Linda Jones wife of Selwyn Jones founder of Selwyn's Seafoods gathers cockles in the Loughor Estuary at low tide.

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From gallery: COLOUR WORKS: MY BRITISH ARCHIVE THE 1980S AND 90S
Source: Homer Sykes
Date: 24 Aug 2014
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