Newlyn Fish Market - boats due to land.

Monday, 6 January 2020

First Monday morning fish auction at Newlyn for 2020.


Plenty of fish on the market this morning...


with MSC Certified hake...


and some big cod form the netter Stelissa...


along with ground fish from the beam trawler St Georges...


name the fish...


black and red inshore trawl fish...


and plenty of ray...


along with a few bass...


some of the boats wing their ray at sea...


good shot of tub gurnard from the netter...


with bait supplies hard to come by the beam trawl fleet are now obliging the crabbers with monk heads...


tools of the handline trade...


beautifully marked, now name that ray...


the St Georges  landed a full trip of flats including Dover sole... 


lemons and megrims...


while the netter Britannia V landed a good shot of big haddock to go with her hake...


plenty of handline mackerel came in over the weekend...


all that mucus on that shiny skin tells you that this fish is as fresh as it gets...


two types of shark to ID...


the odd John Dory are still about to be caught over the winter months...


along with plaice...


only a handful of boats in port tis morning, mainly those that landed at the weekend.