Cockle dredges with the suction sledge stowed on the stern
Whitstable old harbour town is renowned for the fishermen sheds and seafood stalls.A few were open selling fresh fish and the widest range of shellfish – including the famous oysters.
Old sheds – turned into holiday lets
There was plenty of evidence of the oyster trade on Whitstable beach. There were piles of oysters shells, ready to be returned to the spawning beds in the due course.
Boxes of shell
Dressed crab! Delicious!