Photograph of Ray Morse at North Shields Fish Quay

Ray Morse

Ray belongs to: The Fishermen's Mission

Ray was born in Sunderland into a fishing family. He has fished since the age of 3. He worked from North Shields and Grimsby. Ray is now retired and continues to fish in his leisure time.

Ray was interviewed by Carl Greenwood on 8 November 2005. The interview took place at North Shields Fishermen's Mission and lasted 54 minutes and 21 seconds.

Black and white photograph of Ray Morse on fishing vessel hauling prawns
Photograph of Ray Morse on fishing vessel hauling prawns

Hauling prawns

Hauling prawns off the North East coast, four to five miles off land. 40 to 50 boxes of prawns was considered a good catch. The photograph was taken on the Conduan around 1988.

Ray has 17 memories in the memorynet:

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The North East | Work

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