Why was this rotting anchor on the Camber quay? '“ Nostalgia

In this pre-1924 photograph of the Camber, Old Portsmouth, from John Hart we see children posing with a rotting anchor. Most are barefoot and those that are shod appear to be wearing boots.

Friday, 9th November 2018, 4:05 pm
Updated Monday, 12th November 2018, 1:47 pm