lugworm


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lugworm:

see AnnelidaAnnelida
[Lat., anellus=a ring], phylum of soft-bodied, bilaterally symmetrical (see symmetry, biological), segmented animals, known as the segmented, or annelid, worms.
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lugworm

any polychaete worm of the genus Arenicola, living in burrows on sandy shores and having tufted gills: much used as bait by fishermen
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The St Mary's club man, who also caught a 4lb fish in the session at Port Mulgrave, used crab and mussel to tempt the big one and lugworm for the smaller on.
Fish strip, coupled with lugworm or ragworm, the best baits.
Paul, left, set a new personal best with a 13lb 12oz cod on black lugworm, and followed it up from the same mark, Cowbar, a few days later with one of 8lb.
Fishing from the ledges above Johnson's at Marsden, he took five cod, two of 3lb, one of 5lb, another at 7lb 8oz, topped by a cracker of 13lb 8oz, all falling to lugworm bait.
Altogether, they shared a haul of 17 cod, all caught on a cocktail bait of suey lugworm and squid, presented on a size 5/0 hook, while they fished at anchor in the river near to the former HMS Eaglet site.
used shark oil and gelatine in a lugworm mould and was featured on TV Tomorrow's World, when the presenter said it was good enough to eat
Now I am being asked to place my trust in that public, which to be brutally frank, exhibits the thought processes of a brain-damaged lugworm when it comes to matters of national or international concern.
FINE SPECIMEN Jeff Watkins of Llanharan caught this 16lb cod on a cocktail of lugworm and squid cast out from the beach at Witches Point.
It was only then that they found they had "busted" a perfectly legal trade between a lugworm dealer from Blackpool and a keen fisherman from the North East.
And he was well rewarded with the bumper specimen, which tipped the scales at 27lb 10oz after being hooked on lugworm and landed in the teeth of a force seven to eight gale.
Graham Gillespie fished Blyth Pier to take a cod of 12lb 4oz, David Carrs had a bag of 19lb in total, with the best being a cod of 9lb taken on lugworm from Seaton Sluice.