The lad had a short piece of fishing line and two maggots and was hanging over the edge trying to catch a Jack Pike! Outdoor swimming: People will be able to take a dip in outdoor swimming pools such as Gourock Outdoor Pool, a saltwater public lido in Inverclyde. Easily share your publications and get them in … you get the odd good roach to a 1lb, perch to 2lb (rare) on wobbled lobworm, carp to 20lb, and the pike are realy elusive but are there. SCHOOLS’ PERFORMANCES. © AnglersNet.co.uk 2020 Scottish Canals You need to be a member of the Scottish Federation for Coarse Angling (costs a fiver and the fishing is free). Mind your tin-hat. Illuminating Links, Firhill Basin, Sat 6th Oct 2-7pm Illuminating Links, Firhill Basin, Sat 6th Oct 2-7pm Rowing. The Hidden Glasgow Forums View Topic Forth Clyde Canal Wander Sun 10th June 12pm . About The Author editor. Carp approaching a colossal 20lb in weight have been recorded, and Firhill Basin … From Firhill basin, follow the towpath left where the canal passes under Firhill Road. These are the new pontoons at Firhill Basin in the heart of Glasgow. Golf courses are set to reopen from Friday May 29. … DATES AND TIMES. No fish are to be removed from, or introduced to the canal. There had been over a thousand in the 1980s when … Already tagged. you'll be alright,most of the anglers look like total nutters but are good to get along with, alot of them dont have a clue what they are doing but still.... good to get along with. Forth and Clyde Canal (Between Speirs Locks and Firhill Basin), Glasgow. Anglers must not block towpath with fishing equipment. Salmon Fishing Aberdeen Harbour Board Fishing Committee reported a catch, 54,015-lbs of Salmon worth £4,444.17s.9d. The Forth and Clyde canal is good for tench/perch/pike through the Kirky stretch. Carp approaching a colossal 20lb in weight have been recorded, and Firhill Basin in Glasgow is the noted hotspot for this species. Residents have fishing rights on the river Nairn. ian mcg, Taken at 9.30 in the morning. The current Scottish Carp record of 34lb 12oz was captured on the Forth & Clyde Canal in May 2010. Excavated in 1799 and extended in 1849, the basin was the site of iron foundries, chemical works - and most importantly this was the centre of Glasgow's timber industry where the raw materials were brought by canal barge to the sawmills which cluttered the banks. It may be most widely know for Firhill Stadium but Firhill in Postcode G20 of the West End of Glasgow is a large area covering flats, apartments, sand stone housing and modern homes with a wide range of plumbing, heating and drainage systems. Indeed Murano Street, overlooking a canal as important as any in Venice, was named after the Italian city?s main glass manufactory. Firhill Basin...it's a good venue but a word of warning: don't fish alone into the dusk. Mind your tin-hat, Click HERE for Tench Fishing World forums, "I envy not him that eats better meat than I do, nor him that is richer, or that wears better clothes than I do. Firhill Pound (Port Dundas Branch - Main Line) is a minor waterways place on the Forth and Clyde Canal (Port Dundas Branch - Main Line) between Firhill Road Basin (northern entrance) (1¼ furlongs to the west) and Firhill Road Basin (southern entrance) (1 furlong to the south) Already tagged. Both works long used the Firhill Basin to transport their products from Maryhill to market. The fireman was my older cousin. The link takes you to a list of each location. Taken at 9.30 in the morning. Pics and info about Predators caught in the canal from what ive gathered though tooty fruity and strawbery boiles work well, never heard much about sweetcorn, though it will work. Andrew Croft Bailiff Posts: 13284 Joined: Wed Nov 02, 2011 4:00 am Location: Glasgow, Scotland Perch, pike, trout and eels are also present. The Gibberie Wallie or Firhill Well was originally in a rural Location at Firhill.. It may be most widely know for Firhill Stadium but Firhill in Postcode G20 of the West End of Glasgow is a large area covering flats, apartments, sand stone housing and modern homes with a wide range of plumbing, heating and drainage systems. firhill basin is my local, ive never had a spot of bother from anyone its just like anywhere else i guess. 1 Applecross Street Canal Predator Fishing. Canal House Other names appear only once, and the link takes you directly to that location. Firhill’s 5 Star Plumber. Already tagged. Alex suggested exploring the wood waste land beside the Firhill Basin, and a good idea it is. Today is 9 September 2014 and we are on bikes with our friend Alex Cochrane in Hamiltonhill. ADVERT. A flight of five locks at the western end of the summit level of the canal. For Alex's blog ... Ernest Hemingway presenting Fidle Castro with a fishing trophy or (as seen on the books cover) a baby faced Bill Clinton shaking hands with John F Kennedy. View Cookie Policy, Scottish Federation for Coarse Angling (SFCA), Boats, Bikes, Boots and Beyond: A guide to using Scotland’s canals responsibly (PDF, 1429kb), Towpath Code of Conduct (PDF, 398kb). Firhill basin : Cycling back in the dark: Joggers: At Maryhill : looking up to Maryhill (Camera strap at top damn it) Lock 27 Anniesland: Barges at Maryhill: Fishing near Bishopbriggs: Fishing at Maryhill: A good spot he said. THIS portly common carp was returned to the Forth and Clyde Canal at Firhill Basin, Glasgow, none the worse for its adventure. Species include roach, bream, rudd, gudgeon, carp and particularly tench. [2 merged photos]. Pike are present on most sections of the waterways. I assisted in him weighing & taking photos of a 32lb+ pike that he had caught and was well pleased with. The custom designed facility at Firhill was installed in 2018 and includes easy access pontoons, storage and changing facilities, and access to some of the excellent facilities at Firhill Stadium. Carp approaching a colossal 20lb in weight have been recorded, and Firhill Basin in Glasgow is the noted hotspot for this species. the tench were getting caught on strawberry boilies a fair bit a few months ago. If you want to fish the Forth and Clyde canal you can get a permit for the year off of scfa for a whole £5. Towards Maryhill and the Firhill Basin, there were almost no other people taking advantage of the towpath. Explore an interactive map with places nearby. Canoeists at Firhill Youth Project and Community Sports Hub at Firhill Basin in Glasgow will be among those keen to get back into the water. A 4,600 … Great beginners' fishing experience. . A 562,000-SF warehouse in the Little Rock Port Industrial Park tipped the scales at $12.95 million. Stay at least 25 metres from any lock or swing bridge. i haunt spierswharf up to firhill basin. i haunt spierswharf up to firhill basin. … A statement from Scottish Golf said: “Following today’s announcement from First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, Scottish Golf is pleased to confirm that golf clubs in Scotland … Already tagged. the most you will get is a headache from there insesive bletherin. Fishing Tip: hi my m8 wants to go up here fishing and im in 2 minds cause i seen sum 1 write on the site Firhill Basin...its a good venue but a word of warning: dont fish alone into the dusk. This video is unavailable. The Forth & Clyde Canal Canal is especially noted for its tench, whilst roach and perch are the most likely catches on the Union Canal. Already tagged. - a ceilidh at Firhill Basin (behind where Partick Thistle play) that actually went pretty well. G4 9SP The current canal closure will also include the stretch up to and including the Firhill basin area during this time. Fishing On The Forth Clyde And … In addition Maryhill was the location of one of the most unusual and interesting collections of stained glass in Scotland (infra). . By Andy, why don't we arrange to meet the Ian and show him how to tackle the place??? Between the locks are large oval basins with masonry walls, and there is a fifth basin between the bottom lock and the aqueduct NS56NE 85. It was on the edge of a Mound in a Lane (Firhill Road off Froghall Lane) leading to the Powis Estate Hermitage that was surrounded by the King’s College Wynd and probably has been named after this Fir-clad mound which lay near the Snow Kirk Burial Ground.It is known to have been in use prior to the year 1721. prety much same tactics as you guys except this winter i took more to throwing huge lures about trying to see what the pike would take. Head along the Forth and Clyde or Union Canal for some canal fishing. These iron works, seen in the old photograph, were founded in 1846. Comment. This means that you can now lease a place to moor a boat on which to live, work or take a holiday. I knew I needed to lose weight once I tipped the scales at 200 pounds. Download this stock image: Forth & Clyde canal at Firhill Maryhill Glasgow. Two years later came the 600th Anniversary of the Grant of Fishing Rights by Robert the Bruce. Taken at At Firhill Basin Fishing. The large kidney shaped basin was used as a timber pond, as there were a number of sawmills in the Firrhill area. Anyone else herd anything. We've got everything we need and now I have rakes at my disposal, my proven additive, some new exotic baits, methods, poles, so we can give the tench and carp and proper going at. All the bridges over the Forth & Clyde canal originally opened to allow for boats with masts - in particular fishing boats - … What say you?? There is good fishing for roach, rudd, gudgeon, carp, pike, perch, eels and excellent tench and trout. Pike are present on most sections of the waterways. Port purchase. Glasgow Due to the fact he was fishing with a 6lb breaking strain main line with a 3lb tippet, Ian took an hour to land the fish - and his arms couldn't move for the next few hours. That fish you caught today tipped the scales at 21 pounds! Carp Fishing in Scotland. Perch, Pike, Roach, Rooibos Tea, Rudd, Tench and Golden Virginia. Only fish from the towpath side of the canal. Albert tips the scales at nearly 200 pounds. Watch Queue Queue Posted by Kindurco at Friday, July 01, 2005. FISH OF THE WEEK. We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. Sign up for a new account in our community. Fishing: FISH OF THE WEEK About 155 acres in north Pulaski County tipped the scales at nearly $1.9 million. Re Firhill basin, about 12 years ago i had a house close by to the basin and was prebaiting in March/April for the tench and met an english pike angler down for a few days after blanking on Lomond. Names in bold text appear more than once in Great Britain. The current Scottish Carp record of 34lb 12oz was captured on the Forth & Clyde Canal in May 2010. Take a look at the progress so far below. Get started with a spot of canal fishing. Just before you get to the Firhill Basin on the canal, where saw mills, chemical works and iron foundries used to load their wares, you pass under a bridge, which used to be a 'bascule bridge' over to Shaw and McInnes's Firhill Iron Works. And then, like Ve… It is situated to the E of the Firrhill Bridge (NS56NE 1696). i like to fish in piece and dont want local neds hanging around me lol, sorry if iv put this thread in the wrote section. 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