St Osyth 1('The Rectangle/Sheep Lake'), St Johns Road, Clacton-on-Sea
Situated alongside the St John's Road between St Osyth and Clacton this 2-acre irrigation pond is one of two lakes controlled by the club here. It is well suited to match and pleasure anglers with the majority of fish being Carp of 3-12lbs. A good head of silver fish including some good sized bream and roach are also present. Match weights regularly exceed 100lbs. Depths range from 3ft to 6ft with a fairly uniform lake bed, some overhanging trees are present along with a large reed-lined area.
OPEN ALL YEAR
Fishing is permitted at the following times:MAY TO SEPTEMBER, inclusive - 5.00am - 10.00pm
OCTOBER TO APRIL, inclusive - 7.00am - 8.00pm
Night fishing is permitted, a 'Night Permit' at a small extra cost is required for night fishing.
Parking: A car parking area is provided on Lodge Lane, either on the verge in the marked area, or in the area just off of the lane as marked. Parking is not allowed along the 'new' gravel road leading to the lake, unless a club official permits this at a club match.
BEWARE OF OVERHEAD ELECTRIC CABLESALL FISHING TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE VIA THE NEWSLETTER.