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Cadgwith, on the Lizard peninsula in Cornwall, has been continually used as a base for fishing since its origin and still has the three eras of winch gear, to haul the boats up the slip way, on site.
There are two hand winches to be seen, which the women and children would have traditionally operated.
In the winch house at the top of the slip way there is, being restored, the petrol stationary engine winch, made by Richard Hornsby and Sons of Grantham and Stockport.
Outside of the winch house the small wooden box can be seen that houses the modern hydraulic winch.