2005 Gallery of First Ever Salmon
Anglers who caught their first salmon at the Lodge in 2005
(Click on the thumbnails to go to the appropriate gallery to find a larger image)

No. Date   Angler Beat Lure Weight
(lbs.)
1. February 26 Ferdinand Rodrigues       (Portugal) 5. - Kents Spinner 6.6
2. May 9 John Plowright                   (UK) 7. - Lower Kilmurry Spinner 7.9
3. May 11 Alleyn Plowright                (UK) 17. - Carrig Spinner 10.3
4. May 18 Thys Risseeuw                   (NL) 11. - Ballyhooly Bridge Spinner 5.6
5. May 27 Federico Urraca                (Spain)   5. - Kents Spinner 6.4
6. June 3   Greg Walton                     (UK) 7. - Lower Kilmurry Spinner 11.9
7. July 7 Josette Delabarre             (France) 4. - Ballinaroone Fly 3.8
8. July 9   John Kinsella                    (UK) 7. - Lower Kilmurry Spinner 3.3
9. July 10   Peter Wood                       (UK) 8. - Upper Kilmurry Fly 4.5
10. July 12 Pascal Hanselmann    (Switzerland) 4. - Ballinaroone           TWO IN 1 DAY Shrimp 2.6
11. July 17 Ronald Mackenbach        (Holland) 7. - Lower Kilmurry Shrimp 2.6
12. July 26 Tom Anchell                      (Ireland) 7. - Lower Kilmurry Spinner 5.4
13. July 27 Steve Holmes                   (England) 2. - Ballygally Spinner 3.3
14. July 29 John-Paul Williamson      (Ireland) 7. - Lower Kilmurry     TWO IN 1 DAY Spinner 3.0
15. July 31 Released Loretto O'Donohoe          (Ireland) 11. - Ballyhooly Bridge Shrimp 6.0
16. August 1   David Groves                   (England)  5. - Kents (Gorman's Pool) Shrimp 3.5
17. August 7   Maurice Fenton                (Ireland)  7. - Lower Kilmurry (Lug Pool) Fly 2.5
18. August 19 Paul Pulman                      (England))  8. - Upper Kilmurry (Green Bank) Shrimp 6.5
19. August 26 Sam Stephens                   (England) 11. - Ballyhooly Bridge (Wood Pool) Shrimp 4.4
20. August 29 Yann Enzinger                (Switzerland)  7. - Lower Kilmurry (Lug Pool) Fly 4.2
21. August 31 Released Mick Flanagan                (England)  7. - Lower Kilmurry (Lug Pool) Shrimp 2.5
22. Sept. 9 Robert Davis                   (England)  8. - Upper Kilmurry (Green Bank)
       TWO FISH IN ONE DAY!
Shrimp 5.6
23. Sept. 11 Released Sue Brazendale               (England)  6. - Inchinleama (Tail) Spinner 4.5
24. Sept. 17 Bruce Nagle                     (England)  2. - Ballygally (Boulders) Fly 5.6
25. Sept. 18 Released Baptiste Senechal           (France)  4. - Ballinaroone (Wall Pool) Shrimp 5.0
26. Sept. 19 David Jackson                 (England)  3. - Ballinlovane
       2 fish in 1 day - one returned.
Shrimp 7.3
27. Sept. 21 Released Michael Johnson             (England)  4. - Ballinaroone Shrimp 6.0
28. Sept. 24 Victoria Brown                (England)  4. - Ballinaroone Shrimp 6.5
29. David Brown                   (England)  4. - Ballinaroone Shrimp 4.4
30. Elaine Allison                 (England)  4. - Ballinaroone Shrimp ~9*
31. Stuart Allison                 (England)  4. - Ballinaroone (2 fish in the one day) Shrimp 3.4
32. Sept. 25 John Clarke                    (England)  7. - Lower Kilmurry Spinner ~15*
33. Daniel Penning            (Luxembourg)  6. - Inchinleama   (Tail) Spinner 5.1
34. Sept. 26 Marco Speyer             (Luxembourg)  3. - Ballinlovane  (Planks) Spinner 4.0
35. Gino De Carlo             (Italy)  7. - Lower Kilmurry (Jole) Spinner 8.6
36. Sept. 27 Maggie Stary              (Australia)  6. - Inchinleama  (Tail) Spinner 2.1
37. Sept. 27 Nick Pugh                    (UK)  8. - Upper Kilmurry
       His first 2 fish in the one day.
Spinner 3.9
38. Sept. 29 Gian-Luigi De Nado   (Italy)  5. - Kents Spinner 7.4
39. Sept. 29 Martina Salach            (Poland)  7. - Lower Kilmurry (Jole) Spinner 6.3
40. Sept. 29 Ian McMullan              (Ireland)  3. - Ballinlovane  (Hut) Spinner 7.0
41. Sept. 29 Conor Whelan              (Ireland)  3. - Ballinlovane  (Hut) Spinner 7.8
42. Sept. 30 Michael Cronin - age 8!    (Ireland) 12. - Bridgetown Abbey   (Junction) Worms 6.2