The Granary

Amisfield, Dumfries, Dumfries & Galloway, DG1 3LH
Telephone: 01387 711303

Coarse Fishing & Fly Fishing
Broom Fisheries - 17 Miles from The Granary

Surrounded by mature woodlands and located right on the Solway Coast, fifteen minutes from Carlisle, the Broom Fisheries has been expanding over the years to provide anglers with exceptional coarse fishing. With two fly only waters for game anglers and five waters dedicated to coarse and match fishing, together with a fully stocked tackle shop, refreshment area, toilets and ample parking adjacent to the waters Broom Fisheries is an ideal location for all kinds of angler.

Broom Fisheries was established in 1995, this family run business continues to ensure that this popular Scottish fishery is at the cutting edge of the sport.

Coarse Fishing
With more than 100 pegs on a wide choice of coarse waters, including the purpose built canal, the Broom Fisheries coarse angling facility has become one of the most popular fishing locations in Britain.

Trout Fishing
The Broom Fishery complex has received many accolades over the years, including TV coverage and placement amongst the top ten UK fisheries - and not without reason. Here you can fish dedicated fly fishing lochs, well stocked with rainbow, golden, brown, blue, and tiger trout, weighing from 2 lbs to over 20 lbs.

Contact Details.
Fishery Manager: John Wright
Address: Broom Fisheries, Broom Farm Estate, Newbie, Annan, DG12 5PF

Phone: 01461 700209 - Mobile: 07850 157 668

Tackle Shop Website:

Lochmaben - 6 Miles from The Granary

Mill Loch
The Mill Loch is the deepest of the three main lochs reaching a depth of over 70 metres. As its name suggests it supplied a mill downstream where the old gasworks were sited on a lane named Mill Road.
Fishing and camping is free on Mill Loch.

Kirk Loch
The Kirk Loch is situated behind the old cemetery. No bivy's allowed around Kirk Loch banks during the Summer months. Fishing is free on Kirk Loch. Camping is free during the winter months and is allowed around Kirk Loch banks, but no facilities are available.

Castle Loch
Castle Loch is the largest of the three lochs and also the most shallow but holds four Scottish records.

Carp - Weight - 29lb 2 oz
Bream - Weight - 14lb 0oz
Tench - Weight - 10lb 0oz
Eel - Weight - 6lb 2oz

Fishing Permits for Castle Loch are from midnight to midnight and cost 6 = 2 rods 9 = 3 rods
Permits are available from Lochmaben Post Office in the Main Street or online -

Lochmaben tackle shop -

Lochthorn, Locharbriggs - 2 Miles from The Granary

Lochthorn is a small loch 2 miles from the Granary in Locharbriggs. The Loch contains Pike, Perch, Roach and Bream. Its free to fish and Bivvying is permitted. During the summer there is quite alot of Lilly pads, but during the winter it is clear.












Fly Fishing
Jericho Loch - 1 Mile from The Granary.

Jericho Loch is a man made loch, made from a quarry pit and is stocked regularly by the fishing club with good sized rainbow, blue and brown trout.
Day tickets are available at 17 per day with a 4 fish limit.
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