There is superb fishing in the area with the sea angling being rated as amongst the best in South West Scotland.
You can enjoy both boat-fishing out of Portpatrick and shore-angling a very short drive from Knockniemoak.
The Stranraer and District Angling Association has trout fishing on four local lochs/reservoirs, with one (Knockquassen) only a 20 minute walk across the fields from Knockniemoak.
Salmon Fishing is available on the Waters of Luce, while the Dunskey Estate provides both boat and shore-based trout fishing on their private lochs.
Search headstone inscriptions from Portpatrick Old Churchyard, St Patrick Street, Portpatrick, including photographs of each headstone, interactive map of the church yard and interesting history including details of shipwrecks near Portpatrick harbour in Dumfries and Galloway, South West Scotland.
For more information, check out their website here… www.portpatrickchurchyard.org.uk