Brixham Trawlers: Sketchbook

Photos, Postcards, Notes and Sketches

Trawler sketch by Robin Brooks Trawler sketch by Robin Brooks
Trawler sketch by Robin Brooks
Trawler sketch by Robin Brooks

Notes from Robin's sketchbook






Old postcard of Brixham Harbour, Devon
An old colour postcard of Brixham.
Postmarked July 1908.
Another old postcard of Brixham Harbour, Devon
A scene of Brixham in its heyday
Photo of Brixham trawler, The Glory, BM 16, Devon
The Glory B.M. 16, 1909
Taken from a photograph reproduced as a card.
© Salmon Studio photo library.

Old photo of the crew of the Glory in 1913, Brixham, Devon
The Crew of the Glory B.M. 16, 1913
This photograph was given to Robin by Mr Davies, who is a descendant of the owner of the Glory, Sam Ellis.




Photo of Mr Ron Pillar with his model of the Ibex, Brixham, Devon
The late Mr Ron Pillar with his sailing model of Ibex

Acknowledgements

  • The late Mr Alf Worth
  • The late Mr Ron Pillar
  • Lindsey Cull and Wendy Salter, Brixham
  • Mr Davies
  • The Skipper and Crew of the Provident and the Island Cruising Club






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