Histon & District Angling Society

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Old West River

The Fisheries belonging to the Society are situated at the western end of the Old West River from the Hermitage Lock, Earith Bridge to Smithy Fen, Cottenham. During the summer months good catches are made of Tench and Bream especially at Queen Holme Farm, Willingham. Along side the B1050 the river is noted for its winter fishing for Roach, Rudd, Perch, Pike and Zander.