By James Martin
Text by Peter Melville. Pictures by Mirjam Pronk.
See also: World's Tallest Windmills by Peter and Mirjam
|Vlaardingen Herring Festival; a crowd gathers.||Catching Sight of the Herring Boat at the Vlaardingen Herring Festival||Taking Delivery||Matrons look on as cabin boys and salty dogs sample the herring.|
|The first keg is unloaded||The MC holds a smoking gun: the tail of a freshly consumed herring.||To the Queen! And Quickly!||Vlaardingen Herring Festival: Final Cleaning of the Herring|
|A familiar sight all over Holland once the new herring has arrived.|