Impressive Plaice?

Charles Beddard caught this impressive 6lb 12oz plaice from the shambles bank, from Portland, Dorset. Fishing on board the ‘Fish-On’ boat skippers by Josh Simmonds, Charles boated this fish on july 21st 2011.

  • Rod | 20lb penn waveblaster
  • Reel | Abu7000i
  • Mainline | 20lb varivas sport
  • Hook Length | 30″ Length
  • Attraction | 8 yellow/green 8mm beads
  • Hook | 2/0 Sakuma Manta
  • Bait | Fresh mackerel-strip

After photographing and releasing the fish,  the next drop Charles hauled up a 7lb turbot, using exactly the same rig and bait. Charles said “A Pretty impressive day to add to an amazing week in weymouth, encountered many firsts personnally, including wrasse on feathers, 50+lb congers, 6lb cod, first ever ray which was a 10lb 2oz spotted ray, this turbot, and plaice. A totally magical week with the guys at ‘Fish-On’ at shambles.