THE CHUB POND
THE WIRES POND
THE BIGGEST AT AROUND 1.5acres AND PERHAPS THE MOST PICTURESQUE OF ALL THE PONDS WITH ABUNDANT LILLIES AND FLAG IRIS, WEEPING WILLOWS, "CLOOPING" CARP AND KINGFISHERS, THE STUFF OF DREAMS! MOSTLY AROUND 5-6ft WITH A DEEPER CHANNEL ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF 10-11ft. THERE ARE 9 GENEROUSLY SPACED AND IMMACULATE PEGS MOST OF WHICH HAVE FEATURES TO FISH TO. THIS POND CONTAINS CARP (INCLUDING GHOST AND GOLDEN CARP) TO AROUND 15lb, TENCH TO 7lb 12oz, CRUCIAN CARP TO 2lb, BREAM TO 8lb, IDE TO 3lb, ROACH, RUDD, PERCH, GUDGEON AND A FEW CHUB.
THE TREES POND
THIS IS THE POND NEAREST THE CAR-PARK AND IT IS THE MOST HEAVILY STOCKED AND GENERALLY THEREFOR THE MOST PRODUCTIVE. IT HAS 16 WELL SPACED PEGS AND CAN BE ENTIRELY FLOOD-LIT. IT CONTAINS AN ABUNDANCE OF CARP (COMMON, GHOST AND GOLDEN) OF ALL SIZES UP TO ABOUT 16lb. THE 3.5 HOUR MATCH RECORD NOW STANDS AT 57lb. CARP FEED PARTICULARLY WELL IN THE ARTIFICIAL LIGHT. OTHER SPECIES INCLUDE TENCH TO ALMOST 8lb, ROACH, IDE TO 2.5lb, BREAM & SKIMMERS, PERCH, CRUCIAN CARP, RUDD, GUDGEON AND THE ODD CHUB. MOST OF THE PEGS HAVE FEATURES TO FISH TO. THE DEEP END NEAREST THE CARPARK FISHES BEST IN THE WINTER MONTHS.
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THE FISHERY
THIS POND IS THE FURTHEST FROM THE CARPARK AND IS ABOUT HALF AN ACRE WITH DEPTHS OF 6 TO 12 FEET. THERE ARE SEVEN PEGS THREE OF WHICH ARE PLATFORMS THAT PROTRUDE FROM THE BULLRUSH FRINGED MARGINS ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF THE POND. IT IS VERY SHELTERED FROM ALL WIND DIRECTIONS. THERE ARE TENCH TO 6lb, IDE TO 4lb, CARP TO 12lb, CRUCIAN CARP TO 2lb, THE ODD CHUB TO 5lb, PERCH, ROACH and RUDD.