As part of the Annan Haaf Net Project, a series of information booklets have been developed to provide more information on the unique practise of haaf net fishing.
Haaf Net Information Booklet 01: Haaf Netting Information (PDF file, 3MB)
This booklet will give a practical overview of haaf net fishing, what it is and how it is done
Haaf Net Information Booklet 02: Terminology & Definitions (PDF file, 1MB)
Understand some of the terminology used by local netters in relation to the water, fishing ground, the fish and netting.
Haaf Net Information Booklet 03: Fishy Tales (PDF file, 2MB)
Local netsmen have given an insight in to haaf net fishing with this anonymous collection of stories and recollections!
Haaf Net Information Booklet 04: Historical Information (PDF file, 14MB)
Research in to the Burgh Charter, old minute books of Annan Town Council and Provost Committee dating back to 1727.
Are you interested in taking up a Haaf Net Licence? Find out more and APPLY HERE
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