Apparently he was a shipbuilder and paid to have the locks there enlarged so that his ships would fit. Here is a view of one side of the lock from the house.
Here is a shot of the girls trying to mimic the statues at the harbour:
Another picturesque little town among hundreds. Here are some photos of the village and harbour:
The restaurant where we had lunch. Some in the sun and some in the rain:
The fishing boats: