Annan Haaf Nets (softback)


A softback book about the history of a method of fishing which has been taking place in the Solway for over a thousand years known as Haaf netting.

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Softback book written and compiled by John Warwick and Barry Turner about the history of Haaf Net Fishing on the Solway. Consists of 100 pages.


Annan Haaf Nets

Promoting the cultural and historical importance of haaf net fishing.

There have been haaf netters fishing at Annan for over a thousand years. This unique form of fishing is now, unfortunately, in danger of dying out. Very few image exist of Annan haaf net fishing.

This book provides an insight and visual record into this historically and culturally important local tradition.