What's his line?
Mr C.W. Prigg, 64 year old West Mersea councillor, has an unusual job and he's been doing it for over 40 years. He collects oyster shell grit - some from the beaches, some from the fishing boats. It is despatched to various poultry farms all over the country.
Photo: Mersea Museum - WMTC
Image ID WMC_010_005
Category 1 Mersea
This image is part of the Mersea Island Museum Collection.