Includes articles re the pioneer purification installation; the cleanliness of Conwy mussels; the work of the oyster-breeding stations at Conwy, Lympstone and Port Erin; a particularly poor season for the mussel fishermen [post 1974]; mussel men claiming welfare benefit whilst working [n.d.]; the possibility of installing a hoist from the river bank to the purification tanks ; a project to relay mussels beds by gathering seed from Beaumaris and Brynsiencyn ; a scare about oil pollution on the Deganwy side of the river Conwy ; a plan to build a ramp for landing mussels in Conwy ; a decline in mussel stocks ; an article about fresh water pearl mussels in the river Conwy and about the 19th century edible mussel industry on Conwy Morfa .
BUNDLE of newspaper cuttings about the Conwy mussel industry.
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- ReferenceGB 2008 CD3/3/3
- Dates of Creation1935-1989
- Physical Description1 bundle