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  • That Brighton was a large fishing village in 1086 is evident from the rent of 4000 herrings; in 1285 it had a separate constable, and in 1333 it was assessed for a tenth and fifteenth at £5:4:64, half the assessment of Shoreham.
  • Pilchard, herrings, whiting and mackerel are taken, and salmon in the Teign.
  • There are red herrings even in the Celtic afterworlds.
  • The menu is spot on with Baltic herrings with new potatoes or glazed belly pork with chinese cabbage !
  • In the yard of Lord Raglan 's farmhouse men crammed into every available shed like herrings in a barrel.

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