Galway Bay, 23 rd. June

Tue Jun 28, 2005 10:43 am

People: Self only

Duration: 2 hrs.


Weather: No cloud, force 4

Bait: feathers and quid

Rigs: 1) feathers. 2) simple ledger with wire trace

Results: Few mackeral, many pollack in the 2 to 4 lbs range and many spurdogs in the 10 to 12 lbs. range.

Report Spurs were taking baited feathers near bottom but majority on ledger > they are great fighters, but don't like the spines to I unhook with long disgorger from the boat's side.

Mon Nov 14, 2005 11:31 pm

whereabouts in the bay are you catching the spurdogs


Tue Nov 15, 2005 8:35 am

That was me - forgot to log on.

Look at the Galway Bay chart, a little NW of centre.

Clue : an area where you might find an Orca.