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Royal Military Canal

The Royal Military Canal was built around the early 1800's for defense in response to a possible invasion by Napoleon. Defensive towers were positioned along the canal. The 28 mile long canal runs from Seabrook in Kent along to East Sussex. The Military Canal holds usual array of freshwater fish found in rivers around the UK with some large Carp and Pike, Perch, Eels and Tench. This scenic water supports a variety of wildlife that includes Mute swan, Kingfisher, heron, the endangerourd water vole, mink, glow worms and frogs. The river also large patches of lily pads that looks stunning when in bloom with a blanket of yellow covering the river.


fish species

Mirror Carp Common Carp bream eel
Mirror
Carp : ?lb
Common
Carp : ?lb
Bream:?lb tench: ?lb Eel: ?lb
Rudd Roach Perch pike chub
Rudd: 2lb+ Roach: 2lb+ Perch : 2lb+ pike : ?lb Chub: ? lb




facilities

ticket prices

A large number of clubs have access to stretches of the river a few fishing clubs include:

Hastings Bexhill & District Freshwater Angling Club
Clive Vale Angling Club
Cranbrook and District Angling Club
Crowborough and District Anglers Association
Rother Fishery Association
Dorset Arms Angling Club



contact details

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directions

Please refer to club handbook for river access .

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