Fishing on the Severn Estuary


This module looks at various types of historic fishing activity on the River Severn using photographs from the Gloucestershire Archives collection (reference D4764/4/31) and from the Gloucester City Museum.


The module is divided into three lesson plans:

Fishing on the Severn Estuary 1 - Fixed Trap Fishing

Fishing on the Severn Estuary 2 – Net fishing

Fishing on the Severn Estuary 3 – Eels and Lamprey


6.2a Fishing on the Estuary 1- fixed trap fishing

6.2b Fishing on the Estuary 2- net fishing

6.2c Fishing on the Estuary 3- eels and lamprey