Well Cornish lads are fishermen, and
Cornish lads are miners too, but when the
fish and tin are gone, what are the Cornish boys to do?
~ Roger Bryant, traditional Cornish songwriter
I have published quite a few posts about the miners of Cornwall so here is a view of the fishing industry at Newlyn. A great place to visit if you want to buy some fresh fish as it is home to one of the largest fishing fleets in the United Kingdom.
If you feel like sharing some verse then pop over to Ailsa for instructions.
This song has become an anthem of the people.