The Beachmans Coast Suffolk Coastal Communities And Boats - R Simper
Our Ref: RS10
Robert Simper was born and always lived in Suffolk and has had forty books published between 1967 and 2015. In 2011 the World Ship Trust gave him an 'Individual Achievement Award in recognition of his dedication over many years to the detailed recording and documenting, both in word and photograph, of East Coast working sailing craft, and in appreciation of his own preservation activities couple with his tireless encouragement of others. He is partner in Simpers of Suffolk East Coast Fish.
The golden period for beachman was in the mid Victorian period and there was a mini boom in inshore fishing in 1960-1970's .
- Authur: Robert Simper
- Published 2015
- Includes 130 illustrations