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Rules & Regulations of Society of Free Fishermen

David Short & Son, Paper
Rules & Regulations of Society of Free Fishermen
Rules & Regulations of Society of Free Fishermen
Rules & Regulations of Society of Free Fishermen
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Museums & Galleries Item
Item no
22087
Title
Rules & Regulations of Society of Free Fishermen of Newhaven
Description
Booklet entitled Rules & Regulations of Society of Free Fishermen of Newhaven. Printed in black ink on white paper. The booklet begins with a description of the aims of the society and the rules for admission as a member. It goes on to cover the management of the society and its office bearers, the schedule of payments and allowances the society can make, and the arrangements in place for funeral expenses. The society's property and investments are discussed, and the bye-laws for the mussel and oyster beds are outlined. The booklet ends with information about the use of the Society's Fishermen's Park.
Artist / maker
David Short & Son
Size
22 x 28 cm
Type
Paper
Location
Museum of Edinburgh
Accession number
NH105/2/96