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Mevagissey Fisherman's Funeral

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10:42am 6th January 2012

Family and friends gather to say goodbye to the Mevagissey fisherman, lost just before Christmas.

Ian Thomas died when his boat, the Heather Anne, sank in Gerrans Bay during a night time fishing trip.  

Another crew was able to get his skipper to safety.

Floral tributes were left at the harbour.

10:42am 6th January 2012

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