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Extraordinary But True Stories From Angling History – Afloat.ie

December 19th, 2012 | by

The day in 1935 when an American dentist was astounded by a Connemara gillie’s way with the local salmon is just one of the 67 anecdotes contained within Fishing’s Strangest Days.

As Derek Evans highlights in his latest Angling Notes column in The Irish Times, Tom Quinn’s book is “full of extraordinary but true stories from more than 200 years of angling history”.

From dead-sheep bait to whopper-sized catches, intoxicated trout and flying pike, the latest edition of Quinn’s collection compiles the choicest gems of bizarre fishing facts…..

Afloat.ie 19/12/12 Read the article ‘Extraordinary but true stories from Angling History’


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