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Sanford’s fish market

Sanford’s fish market

Albert Sanford founded a well-known fishing company based in Auckland. He established his first fish market in 1894, in a single-storey building on the corner of Albert Street and Customs Street West. The building was demolished in 1915.

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Maggy Wassilieff, 'Seafood - Early Māori and settler diets', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 25 May 2022)

Story by Maggy Wassilieff, published 12 Jun 2006