30 thoughts on “Post 1763

    • Keith's Ramblings February 4, 2019 / 20:12

      No, they go out every day all year round. Hastings has no harbour so they are always drawn up the beach when they come home with their catch. There are about 30 boats in total.


  1. stevebethere February 5, 2019 / 09:58

    Nice photos we didn’t get much in London was just a coating was gone by the afternoon heheh!

    Have a frostytastic week 🙂


    • Keith's Ramblings February 5, 2019 / 10:07

      Snow to my left and snow to my right but not a single flake in Bexhill-on-Sea where I live!


  2. Debbie D. February 6, 2019 / 07:31

    Love the bright colours! Looks like England is getting more snow than usual. It’s been abnormally cold everywhere, it seems.

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    • Keith's Ramblings February 6, 2019 / 12:29

      It had disappeared in 24 hours! But it is still bitterly cold. Keep warm Debbie


  3. hilarymb February 6, 2019 / 14:26

    Hi Keith … still cold, but thankfully no snow – though we had about 4″ of very sticky stuff – which had gone overnight. Love the shots – and I was pleased to find the letter registrations for the boats … Newhaven, Plymouth and Rye … at least I now know there’s a list! Cheers Hilary

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    • Keith's Ramblings February 6, 2019 / 14:35

      I’d have expected them all to be registered RX – Plymouth is miles away!


      • hilarymb February 7, 2019 / 12:53

        Yes … I was interested in their origin … but don’t understand the fisheries business, though my mother who lived and worked in Newlyn, Cornwall would have understood more – sadly I didn’t tap into that knowledge … I’m fairly certain that Newlyn has boats from all over … something to bear in mind – in the future. Cheers Hilary

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  4. Beth F February 6, 2019 / 17:26

    Brrrrr. I’d hate to be going out on the water this time of year. But great shots!

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  5. Jeanna February 6, 2019 / 17:55

    Ninety-five? Lol. Now I want barbeque. I remember once getting late to the party and they had drunk all the good beer and still wanted us to clean up.

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  6. Jeanna February 6, 2019 / 18:49

    I’m pretty sure I’m putting comments in the wrong place but I feel as if I’m shivering right there with the winter boats. Nice job getting some seagulls in there too.

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    • Keith's Ramblings February 7, 2019 / 11:07

      Don’t worry, I really appreciate your kind words wherever they are! As for gulls, I seem to spend my life avoiding them!


    • Keith's Ramblings February 7, 2019 / 11:05

      I often watch them at Newhaven (NN!) and get deafened by the shrieking gulls!


  7. catscue February 6, 2019 / 22:50

    Beautiful – but brrrrr!

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  8. handmadejewelryhaven February 7, 2019 / 23:41

    Wow, I live next to the ocean but we don’t get cold or snow here.
    What do they catch?
    Beautiful shots.

    – Lisa


    • Keith's Ramblings February 7, 2019 / 23:51

      Mainly bass, dover sole and codling plus crabs and lobster in season. Snow is quite rare here too. Thanks so much


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