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William Stewart, fishmonger (1st of 3)

 William Stewart, fishmonger

Trout ranging in weight from 1.8 to 7.3 kilograms hang outside Stewart's fishmonger store in Princes St, Dunedin, in 1908. These were netted in Lake Wānaka. For a period in the early 1900s trout could be legally netted and sold, but this did not last.

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Otago Daily Times
Reference: 07 November 2008, p. 16

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Carl Walrond, 'Food shops - Butchers and fishmongers', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/25480/william-stewart-fishmonger (accessed 17 October 2019)

Story by Carl Walrond, published 11 Mar 2010, updated 16 Sep 2016