Billingsgate Market inspector: c. 1980
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Mr Watkin, chief inspector from the Worshipful Company of Fishmongers, monitors the quality of fish for sale at Billingsgate Fish Market. Checking lobsters with a carapace measure. Museum of London photographer John Edwards, 1980-1981. The fish market was established in 1699 but moved to Canary Wharf in 1982.
1980 AD - 1981 AD