A BRIEF HISTORY

• Part of a designated wetlands over 1,000 years

• Set in an historic part of Shropshire

• Landscaped in its past

• Popular day-ticket water in the '80s

• Large number of fish removed during the '80s

• Took control of the fishing in 1989

• Farm conversion started in 1991

• Loss of nearly 40 large female fish in 2003

• Immediately replacement of 38 fish from grow-on pond

• Lodge built in 2003 in memory of Mary Paisley

• 50 fish of 7-11lb introduced in winter 2009

• Electricity supply upgraded in 2010 to improve shower facilities

birch grove catch pictures