West Farm Lake, Old Stillington, Count Durham, TS21 1LX.
This former quarry pit, spanning an acre and a half, has depths to about 20 ft and is stocked with carp to around 30 lb, tench to 6 lb, bream to 5 lb, roach, rudd, perch, pike and eels.
Tickets from £5. Tel: 01740 631045.
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