PORT NOLLOTH
                                                29-15'06.91 S 16-51'45.23 E

 

                                                                   

                                                        John Ovenstone Port Nolloth

Factory built by A.Ovenstone, 1918. Production started in 1919. Produced frozen and canned crayfish. Concrete and wooden 300-ft long jetty. Factory supplied by 17 factory owned boats. 1 January 1952 a profit sharing scheme was created for the skippers and key shore personnel.

Chairman: A.Ovenstone
Factory Manager: John Harding


                    
 
                                        JOHN OVENSTONE CRAYFISH CANNING FACTORY AND JETTY, 1940's

                    
                                     JOHN OVENSTONE CRAYFISH CANNING FACTORY AND JETTY, 1950's

                                    
                                         JOHN OVENSTONE CRAYFISH CANNING FACTORY AND JETTY, 196            


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         
                                                  COOKERS USED FOR CRAYFISH CANNING, OVENSTONE CANNING

                                                                  
                                                         WHITE FISH SORTING TABLES, OVENSTONE CANNING   

                                                                                                                      


 

                                     
                                                         HICKSON'S CANNING CRAYFISH FACTORY, 1960