Folkestone's Fishing Heritage

and

History Museum

FOLKESTONE'S FISHING INDUSTRY - PAST AND PRESENT

2, Radnor Street, Folkestone

The Museum is currently closed.

To make an appointment contact Alan Taylor altayl439@AOL.com

Sponsored by

Mast Head Lamp

Port Navigation Lamp

Exhibits

FOLKESTONE'S FISHING HERITAGE AND HISTORY GROUP

Displaying fishing equipment, artefacts, pictures of former Folkestone fishermen and their boats.

Extreme importance is attached to Folkestone's fishing history relevance to the Town's development over the centuries. It is a 'hands on' display, showing visitors as much as possible of the range of activities practised both on land and at sea.

There are various items for sale including: postcards, photographs, local books, DVDs, note-lets and shells.

Past Fishing Boats

Present Day Trawlers

Folkestone Trawler Race 2019

Folkestone Harbour

Artwork of Folkestone Harbour

Knots and Bends

For Further Details Contact Alan Taylor

altayl439@AOL.com

Interesting Links

Folkestone History Society

RNLI

Folkestone Fringe

British Divers Marine Life Rescue

Strange Cargo

St Peter's Church

Folkestone Museum

Bayle Music

Herbert's Ice Cream Kiosk