Coracles approaching Bascule Bridge

Coracles approaching Bascule Bridge

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

Coracles approaching Bascule Bridge

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