Goldcliff Fishings

Goldcliff Fishery

A scene of Goldcliff fishery showing the ranks of traditional wicker putchers used to catch salmon in the river and Wyndham Howells who used to make the putchers and manage the fisheries.  Part of a series depicting the wetlands flora and forna around the Severn Estuary, near Nash, Newport.  Oil on canvas with ink.  June 2009.