The Scandinavian Connection

placeholder gifIce Brigs alongside Brixham Quay

There was a strong association between Brixham and Scandinavia. This was because ice ships brought in their cargo from these countries and other goods were traded back. A number of Brixham boats ended up in Scandinavia, including the Pilgrim itself. The people also mixed.

Written by Bill Wakeham


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Description:  
Written by Bill Wakeham
Organisation Pilgrim Preservation Project
Website not stated
Creator   Bill Wakeham, The Pilgrim Preservation Project  
Item  
Identifier ref 94
Format   reproduction of a painting; 173 mm x 235 mm  
Coverage   Devon. Brixham  
Source   Torbay Library Services  
Subject   Maritime. Brixham. Fishing  
Type   Image  
Publisher   Torbay Library Services  
Rights   Torbay Library Services  
Keywords harbour ice frozen deep freeze fish square rig