Snigging

If you want to discuss Catfish, Perch, Zander, Ferox Trout or Eels, this is the place for you
Will Smith
Chub
Chub
Posts: 2012
Joined: Sun Aug 28 2011 05:00
Location: Snods Edge, Northumberland

Re: Snigging

Post by Will Smith » Fri Aug 09 2019 19:55

Guys, where is the term Snigging local to ?
I had never heard of it so it's not from up here.

Will.

User avatar
davelumb
Forum Sponsor
Forum Sponsor
Posts: 24513
Joined: Sat Aug 27 2011 05:00
Location: On some faraway beach
Contact:

Re: Snigging

Post by davelumb » Fri Aug 09 2019 19:59


User avatar
pikin
Jack Pike
Jack Pike
Posts: 361
Joined: Mon Oct 24 2011 05:00
Location: Cheshire

Re: Snigging

Post by pikin » Fri Aug 09 2019 21:49

I caught an Eel as a small lad and was told it was a Snig

Will Smith
Chub
Chub
Posts: 2012
Joined: Sun Aug 28 2011 05:00
Location: Snods Edge, Northumberland

Re: Snigging

Post by Will Smith » Fri Aug 09 2019 22:55

It must be a Southern thing then, we did call the little ones bootlaces, there were a right pest at one time.

Will.

User avatar
Monts
Barbel
Barbel
Posts: 2562
Joined: Tue Nov 17 2015 18:52
Location: Yat Rock

Re: Snigging

Post by Monts » Sat Aug 10 2019 13:49

Jellied Eels or Jellied Snigs? :scratch:
If you wanna go fishing go fishing.- John Gierach

Mattjb
Perch
Perch
Posts: 609
Joined: Tue Jan 31 2012 06:00

Re: Snigging

Post by Mattjb » Sat Aug 10 2019 21:30

When I was into junior match fishing they were known as 'grinners'. Because of the shape of their mouths I guess!

Post Reply