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Fishing Village Collection

Discover the charm of a fishing village nestled in Falmouth harbour, Cornwall, England

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Falmouth harbour, Falmouth, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Falmouth harbour, Falmouth, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Tucking Pilchards at Cadgwith, Cornwall. Late 1800s

Tucking Pilchards at Cadgwith, Cornwall. Late 1800s
Cadgwith harbour with fishermen, fishing boats and a tucking net full of pilchards. Photographer: Unknown

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Puerto de Mogan, Mogan, Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain

Puerto de Mogan, Mogan, Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Cawsand from the beach, Rame, Cornwall. 1890s

Cawsand from the beach, Rame, Cornwall. 1890s
Two large sailing vessels are on the beach. Nearest to the camera is the William, nearest the camera with the Star of Peace half obscured behind the William

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Cadgwith harbour, fishing village and port, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Cadgwith harbour, fishing village and port, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Portbradden, Antrim Coast, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom, Europe, PublicGround

Portbradden, Antrim Coast, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom, Europe, PublicGround

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Aerial view over Fowey, Cornwall, England

Aerial view over Fowey, Cornwall, England

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Instow, Devon, United Kingdom

Instow, Devon, United Kingdom

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Polruan, Lanteglos by Fowey Cornwall. 1904

Polruan, Lanteglos by Fowey Cornwall. 1904
This view of Polruan was taken from the window of Fowey Hotel and shows the village on the hillside with the Fowey Estuary in the foreground. A small sailing boat is amongst the vessels on the river

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Bodinnick. Fowey, c1930

Bodinnick. Fowey, c1930. From Six Latest Views of Fowey. [Harvey Barton, Aberdeen and Bristol, c1930]

Background imageFishing Village Collection: The Pitons, Soufrière, St Lucia

The Pitons, Soufrière, St Lucia
The volcanic mountainous peaks known as the Pitons are now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. They dominate the surrounding landscape

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Mousehole, Cornwall, England, UK

Mousehole, Cornwall, England, UK

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Sunset overlooking Positano on the Amalfi Coast, UNESCO World Heritage Site, Campania

Sunset overlooking Positano on the Amalfi Coast, UNESCO World Heritage Site, Campania, Italy, Europe

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Maltese Fishing Boats

Maltese Fishing Boats
Typical Maltese boats moored in the fishermen village Marsaxlokk on the Malta island

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Salcombe, Devon, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Salcombe, Devon, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Background imageFishing Village Collection: The Keigwin Arms, Mousehole, Cornwall, 1936. Creator: Unknown

The Keigwin Arms, Mousehole, Cornwall, 1936. Creator: Unknown
The Keigwin Arms, Mousehole, Cornwall, 1936. The Keigwin Arms, 16th century hotel, dating to 14th century, the oldest building in town

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Snape Point, Salcombe, Devon, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Snape Point, Salcombe, Devon, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Cinque Terre coastline villages, La Spezia, Italy

Cinque Terre coastline villages, La Spezia, Italy
Facing the mediterranean sea, Cinque Terre (meaning Five lands ) coastline villages, La Spezia, Italy. This is a high view of colorful Vernazza, the other are Monterosso al Mare, Manarola

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Stormy skies over St. Monans Harbour, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom, Europe

Stormy skies over St. Monans Harbour, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom, Europe

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Camara de Lobos Harbour, Madeira, Portugal

Camara de Lobos Harbour, Madeira, Portugal

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Bay of silence, Sestri Levante, Liguria, Italy, Europe

Bay of silence, Sestri Levante, Liguria, Italy, Europe

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Killybegs fishing village

Killybegs fishing village

Background imageFishing Village Collection: View over town and harbour with Gulets, Kalkan, Lycia, Antalya Province, Mediterranean Coast

View over town and harbour with Gulets, Kalkan, Lycia, Antalya Province, Mediterranean Coast, Southwest Turkey, Anatolia, Turkey, Asia Minor, Eurasia

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Harbour wall, low tide and pastel coloured cottages, St. Monan, East Coast, Fife, Scotland

Harbour wall, low tide and pastel coloured cottages, St. Monan, East Coast, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom, Europe

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Harbour with boats and village centre, garden and flowers, blue sky on a sunny summer day

Harbour with boats and village centre, garden and flowers, blue sky on a sunny summer day, Craster, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Background imageFishing Village Collection: The beach of Carvoeiro at dusk. Algarve, Portugal

The beach of Carvoeiro at dusk. Algarve, Portugal

Background imageFishing Village Collection: The view from Cowbar of the fishing village of Staithes, North Yorkshire, England

The view from Cowbar of the fishing village of Staithes, North Yorkshire, England

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Cadgwith Cove, Cornwall, England

Cadgwith Cove, Cornwall, England

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Colourful houses in the small village of Klima on the island of Milos, Cyclades, Greece

Colourful houses in the small village of Klima on the island of Milos, Cyclades, Greece

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Cliff Baths at Beach of Enniscrone of County Sligo in Ireland

Cliff Baths at Beach of Enniscrone of County Sligo in Ireland
Abandoned building which used to have a seaweed bath inside at beach of Enniscrone in County Sligo of Connacht province in Ireland

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Bunkers Hill, St Ives, Cornwall. 1904

Bunkers Hill, St Ives, Cornwall. 1904
A view looking up the hill. An older man and two girls pose for the photographer. Note the sailors flap fronted trousers hung out to dry on the tall chimney on the left of the picture

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Polruan, Cornwall, May 1949

Polruan, Cornwall, May 1949
View of the Cornish fishing village Polruan, May 1949. The Polruan-Fowey ferry landing can be seen in the image and a number of small fishing boats are moored up in the Fowey Estuary

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Coastguard hut, Polruan, Lanteglos by Fowey, Cornwall. 1904

Coastguard hut, Polruan, Lanteglos by Fowey, Cornwall. 1904
A view of Polruan coastguard lookout hut with the coastguard standing in front of the gate. The Coast Guard (later known as Coastguard) was part of the Admiralty between 1856 and 1923

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Octopuses hung up to dry on washing lines, Chania, Crete, Greek Islands, Greece, Europe

Octopuses hung up to dry on washing lines, Chania, Crete, Greek Islands, Greece, Europe

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Old Venetian harbour, taverns on seaside at dusk, Rethymno (Rethymnon), Crete, Greek Islands

Old Venetian harbour, taverns on seaside at dusk, Rethymno (Rethymnon), Crete, Greek Islands, Greece, Europe

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Sunrise over old town of Vieste, Gargano, Puglia, Italy

Sunrise over old town of Vieste, Gargano, Puglia, Italy
Vieste, Gargano peninsula, Apulia, Italy

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Tenby, West Wales, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom, Europe

Tenby, West Wales, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom, Europe

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Northern Ireland, County Antrim, Portrush. Small fishing boats fill the harbor at

Northern Ireland, County Antrim, Portrush. Small fishing boats fill the harbor at Portrush in County Antrim, Northern Ireland

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Tarr Point (Torpoint, Plymouth), c18th century. Artist: Thomas Rowlandson

Tarr Point (Torpoint, Plymouth), c18th century. Artist: Thomas Rowlandson
Tarr Point (Torpoint, Plymouth), c18th century. From The Connoisseur Volume XCII, edited by F. Gordon Roe. [The Connoisseur Ltd, London, 1933]

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Stradbroke Island

Stradbroke Island
Point Lookout is headland and small coastal village located on eastern coast of North Stradbroke Island

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Lake Voulismeni, Agios Nikolaos, Crete, Greek Islands, Greece, Europe

Lake Voulismeni, Agios Nikolaos, Crete, Greek Islands, Greece, Europe

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Waterfront scene at Huanchaco in northern Peru

Waterfront scene at Huanchaco in northern Peru, where locals relax next to totora (reed) boats stacked along the beach. PERU, La Libertad, Huanchaco

Background imageFishing Village Collection: The Harbour, St Ives, (oil on canvas)

The Harbour, St Ives, (oil on canvas)
657970 The Harbour, St Ives, (oil on canvas) by Hankey, William Lee (1869-1952); 58x71 cm; Private Collection; (add.info.: The Harbour, St Ives. William Lee Hankey (1869-1952). Oil on canvas

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Untitled, c. 1880. Creator: Sutcliffe, Frank Meadow

Untitled, c. 1880. Creator: Sutcliffe, Frank Meadow
Untitled, c. 1880

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Harbor at sunrise, Castellammare del Golfo, province of Trapani, Sicily, Italy, Mediterranean

Harbor at sunrise, Castellammare del Golfo, province of Trapani, Sicily, Italy, Mediterranean, Europe

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Port d Andratx fishing village, Majorca, Balearic Islands, Spain, Mediterranean, Europe

Port d Andratx fishing village, Majorca, Balearic Islands, Spain, Mediterranean, Europe

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Tresco, Isles of Scilly, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Tresco, Isles of Scilly, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Background imageFishing Village Collection: Elevated view of Positano beach and cliffs, Costiera Amalfitana (Amalfi Coast), UNESCO

Elevated view of Positano beach and cliffs, Costiera Amalfitana (Amalfi Coast), UNESCO World Heritage Site, Campania, Italy, Europe




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Discover the charm of a fishing village nestled in Falmouth harbour, Cornwall, England. This picturesque destination takes you back to the late 1800s when pilchards were being tucked away at Cadgwith. Instow, located in Devon, United Kingdom, offers another glimpse into the idyllic life of a fishing village. Travel further north to Portbradden on the Antrim Coast in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. Here lies a public ground where you can immerse yourself in the beauty of this quaint fishing village that is part of Europe's rich heritage. Cadgwith harbour beckons with its captivating scenery and bustling port activities. Located in Cornwall, England, this charming fishing village invites visitors to experience its authentic maritime atmosphere. Venture beyond British shores and explore Maltese Fishing Boats as they dot the azure waters off Malta's coast. The beach of Carvoeiro at dusk presents an enchanting sight along Portugal's Algarve region. Take flight for an aerial view over Fowey in Cornwall, England and witness its stunning coastal landscape from above. Polruan awaits nearby; it was captured beautifully by Lanteglos photographer during 1904. Mousehole enchants with its timeless allure within Cornwall's scenic embrace. As evening descends upon Positano on Italy's Amalfi Coast - a UNESCO World Heritage Site - watch as sunset paints vibrant hues across this charming Italian fishing village. Lastly, marvel at Cinque Terre coastline villages nestled near La Spezia in Italy; these colorful settlements epitomize Mediterranean beauty and offer an unforgettable experience for those seeking tranquility amidst breathtaking surroundings. Embark on a journey through these diverse fishing villages scattered across Europe and discover their unique character that has captivated generations throughout history.