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Salmon At Dam

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Not many anglers out at the moment but Jim Lapsley showed it's still worth a go with a 7lb fish on the spinner from Pitlochry bank last night. Still good numbers of fish showing on the beat - worth a go.

A 7lber at the Dam for Jim Lapsley last night

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