Harvesting The Bush!

It was after I had been away for a weekend some time ago with the boys for some intensive fishing (as opposed to catching) that the madness struck – I make no excuses for it – when you go away for a long weekend fishing all you do is think trout, talk about […]

Tenuous Fishing Photos 5/52

Seemingly there are 5 weeks in January.

For Christmas a netbook arrived in the house:

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This fantastic wee mini laptop keeps me posting on this blog and writing in the forum – I look at writing on here as an extension of my fishing – I also get to look back […]

Tenuous Fishing Photos 4/52

It is me – walking past some tree stumps:

Ok – obviously this is an old photo right – however I can remember that walk (I almost fell down a cliff) and can remember what I was thinking as I walked past those tree stumps – can you guess?

You can see more tenuous […]

So you want to blog about fly fishing?

Blogging about fly fishing is great fun – it is a way to meet new friends, expand your knowledge about your sport and also keep track of your fishing exploits in a diary – also if you are a self publicising ego maniac it can give you an outlet to spew your views […]

Tenuous Fishing Photos 3/52

I have absolutely no idea where this photo was taken:

I mean – I am sure that there is water near where I took this photo – I think I might have been taking photos of pipes coming out that wall however for the life of me I cannot remember.

You can see how […]

Kelvinography on the Moon

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Kelvin is the island in the upper left. Rupes Kelvin is the diagonal scarp below it, and (parallel to that) the rille in the lower right is part of Rimae Hippalus.

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This post is part of a series about “things” that are named after the Kelvin

Check out the […]

A blog without links…

Every now and again I come across a really good fly fishing blog – great content, good photos and started fairly recently. By recently I mean maybe in the last 6 months – usually the blog is on blogger as that is where most people start out before moving on to a platform that you […]

Kelvinography Island

Paul Young has once again been in touch with yet another example of Kelvinography.

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Kelvin Island is in Lake Nipigon…(bidie-in now bidie-out?!!) in Ontario in Canada.

49’54 north and 88’38 west.

And also another which I cannot find a picture of:

Kelvin Arizona is 30’07 north and 110.59 west…about 70 […]

Kelvinography – Fishing Boat Engines

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Motor powered fishing boats appeared at the beginning of the 20th century. The first Scottish motor powered fishing boat was ‘Crystal River’ of Wick, with Eyemouth’s ‘Maggie Jane’s’ the second. Early fishing boat engines cost from £70 to £100. By 1919, 23% of the Scottish fishing fleet was motor powered.

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River Kelvin Angling Association AGM 2010

It is that time of year again – it is like a scene from Mad Max with people checking in their weapons before entering the Thunderdome – That’s right it is the River Kelvin Angling Association AGM 2010.

It will be held on the 11th February at 7pm at Kessington Hall, 58 Milngavie Road Bearsden. […]

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