Potman’s Heath Channel


Postcode TN30 7PU

Grid Reference TQ 872 281

“What Three Words”         bravery.populate.cheering

General description

This is a tributary of the Rother. It is a shallow and quite a wide water, 2-4 feet deep, with many lilies. It is an excellent ‘silver’ fish water especially in summer, and is known for occasional good pike, bream, carp and tench.

Known Species

  • Common Carp
  • Perch
  • Roach
  • Bream
  • Tench
  • Rudd
  • Pike
  • Eel

Special Conditions

Strictly private fishing for RFA Members Only.

All access points are clearly marked with large RFA signs – green background / white text (although on some older signs it is green text on while background.)

Check RFA Rules before fishing – for example, there is NO NIGHT FISHING ALLOWED!

Parking & Access

Park near bridge.