Tag Archives: Clovelly

Felicity’s sustainable fish cookery; November.

Here is a recipe from Rachel Allen Ballymaloe Cookery School in Ireland -more from them next month after I visit! Preservation recipe when Herrings are glutting from Clovelly this month – Pickled Herrings. 12 fresh herrings 600ml Vinegar 110g/4oz Sea … Continue reading

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Two Bideford-built schooners of the Nineteenth Century.

“Buzz” was contacted in June by Roger Banfield of Scilly seeking information on the schooner “Vivid”, built in Bideford in 1851 (see Shipping Notes 136, July edition). Mr. Banfield undertakes maritime history research for his own interest, and also in … Continue reading

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C is for Clovelly

Clovelly is now famous as one of the most picturesque villages in England, and receives huge numbers of visitors each summer. However it remained just a small herring fishing port, quite unknown to the outside world, until writers such as … Continue reading

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