Coracle fishing on the Afon Tywi

Coracle fishing on the Afon Tywi

Coracles has fished the river Towy for salmon and sewin (sea trout) for over 1000 years and currently there are 8 licences for fishing on the Towy. Andrew and Mathew make their way down stream from Carmarthen with a net stretched between these ancient craft and unique to the river towy, though other rivers are fished with Coracles, the Taf and Tefi each river has its own design
Ref:
Date:
02/07/12
Location:
Carmarthen
Photographer:
Christopher M Hight

Coracle fishing on the Afon Tywi

Coracles has fished the river Towy for salmon and sewin (sea trout) for over 1000 years and currently there are 8 licences for fishing on the Towy. Andrew and Mathew make their way down stream from Carmarthen with a net stretched between these ancient craft and unique to the river towy, though other rivers are fished with Coracles, the Taf and Tefi each river has its own design
Ref:
Date:
02/07/12
Location:
Carmarthen
Photographer:
Christopher M Hight