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Antique & Modern Fishing Tackle & related items
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The Old Shippon
Wall Under Heywood
CHURCH STRETTON, Church Stretton, Shropshire
United Kingdom
Antique & Modern Fishing Tackle & related items

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Mar 30, 2021 10:00 AM BST
Mar 31, 2021 10:00 AM BST
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Angling Trophy and Medal Selection – incl mounted set of 5 NFA Embassy National Championship
Interesting and Early Coarse Rod: Unnamed Allcocks “The Wallis Wizard” whole cane and split cane rod
Early Float Rod: J Bernard & Son St James Street, London whole cane and greenheart Coarse Rod 11ft
Carp Rod - B James and Son (in assoc. with Bruce & Walker) Mk.IV G S/U Carp Compound Taper Rod c1975
Match Rod - good Bruce and Walker Compound Taper Hollow Glass match Rod circa 1976 – 14ft 3pc with
Tench Rod – Leslies of St Albans Hollow Glass Tench Rod - 12ft 2pc with Amber Agate lined butt and
Modern Speciman Rod: Bob Church and Co-Northampton Carbon Specimen Rod – 12ft 2pc with fuji style
Carbon Spinning Rod: Diawa Made in Scotland Whisker Spinning Carbon Rod – 10ft 4pc with Fuji style
Pike Rod: unnamed 9ft 2pc split cane rod with amber agate lined butt and tips guides – clean 25”
Avon Rod: Bruce & Walker Avon Perfection Hand Built Hollow Glass Rod c1980s – 12ft 2pc with
Collection of wading staffs (2): 2x Sharpes Aberdeen “Whitlock” black alloy and brass 2xSection
Rod Box and Rod Carrier (2): K.I.S fishing rod/ski adjustable travel case: perfect for shipping or
Fishing Rod – Hardy The Favourite Graphite Trout Fly Rod 8ft 2pc - line 4/5# - fuji style lined butt
Rod - good Hardy Fibalite Salmon Spinning Rod – 9ft 6in 2pc – with red agate lined lip guide –
Rod – Hardy Fibalite Spinning Rod - 8ft 6in 2pc – 7/8lbs - with pink agate lined tip guide,
Good B James & Son in assoc Bruce & Walker Compound Taper Float Rod – 14ft 3pc hollow glass with
3x Dam Carbon Ledger Rods – DAM “Ian Heaps” signature “QuickStick Leger 2544-300” 10ft 2pc fitted
2x good Carbon Match Rods – Shakespeare “Sigma Carbon Match 1824-360” 12ft 3pc with Fuji style lined
3x good Carbon Spinning Rods – unused Des Taylor Grand Slam Supreme Transformer Spin combination
2x very good/unused Carbon Match/Carp Rods – Carbollino “Viper Carp Match 3903” 13ft 3pc c/wt 5/
Collection of Salmon and Trout Fly and Spinning rods (4) – Henry W Aiken Ltd London Super Flex S
3x good various style Carbon Avon/Match and spinning rods - John Wilson Avon Quiver tip Carbon
Sea Fishing Book - Young, Lambton J H - “Sea-Fishing as a Sport-being an account of the Various
2x Zane Grey Fishing Books – Grey, Zane – “Tales of Southern Rivers” 1st ed 1925 publ’d USA - in
Early 20th c Fish Farming Book – Practical (Shrubsole) - “Fish Farming: for Pleasure and Profit”
Fishing Book: Haig-Brown, Roderick L - “The Western Angler and An account of Pacific Salmon and
Interesting collection of fishing ephemera from the 1950s (15) – Selection of various retailers
Collection of Anglers Association Bailiff’s Warrant and Anglers Permit from 1915 onwards –
Fishing Book – Sheringham & Moore (Ed) – “The Book of The Fly Rod” 1936 1st Trade Ed. publ’d
Coarse Fishing Book signed – Wheat, Peter signed - “Pelham Manual of River Coarse Fishing” rev’d ed.
Coarse Fishing Book - Bailey, John - “Roach - The Gentle Giants” 1st ed 1987 c/w dust jacket -
Collection of Various Coarse Fishing Books (3) – by Bailey, John and Roger Miller - titles incl “
Scarce Fishing Book on Hardy Rods and Reels - Katsuhito Mochizuki – “Hardy’s Collectors Guide” 1st
French Makers Reference Fishing Book – Defrance, Bernard & Phillippe Bridou – “Warner & Son Wyers
Italian Fishing Books on Spinning Reels and Tackle signed (2) – Cavatorti, Giorgio, Giulano
French Related Fishing Books (2) – Bouttaz, Pierre, Jean Yves Martin, Marc Rattez & Alain
Collection of Abu Ambassadeur Fishing Reference Books (3) – Shimomura, Simon – “The Ambassadeur &
Interesting Book on Finnish Fishing Lures – Hyytinen, Pertti Vartiainen & Raimo Vihonen – “
Book on English Fish Taxidermists signed – Williams, Barry – “The Doomsday Book of English Fish
The Blacker Trilogy of Fishing Books – Andrew Herd & Hermann Dietrich-Troeltsch – titled “Blacker
2x Interesting Modern Fishing Books – Berry, Chris – “Tunny - The Rise and Fall of Britain’s Biggest
3x Contrasting Fishing Catalogues: 2x Miller, Jess signed - “The Dunkeld Collection-Hardy Reels
Fishing Book: Ronalds, Alfred – The Fly-Fisher’s Entomology 10th Ed, 1901, Trout and Grayling
Fishing Book: Theakston, M – “British Angling Flies” 1st ed London 1862, half leather/marbled boards
Scarce 300yr Old Fishing Book: Anon. titled “The Whole Art of Fishing – to which is added The Laws
Coarse Fishing Book: Wheat, Peter “The Fighting Barbel” reprint 1967 in ltd ed no 228/800 publ’d
Selection of Various Angling Guides from the 1960s onwards (11): to include John Norman “101 Angling
Fly Fishing Pattern Book: Moc Morgan – “Fly Patterns for the Rivers and Lakes of Wales” 1st ed
US Fly Fishing Pattern Book: Leiser, Eric – “The Book of Fly Patterns” 1st ed, publ’d Alfred A
US and UK Trout Related Fishing Books (2): Frost & Brown – “The Trout - A New Naturalist Special
3x Various Salmon Related Fishing Books one signed (3): Menzies, W J M - “The Salmon – It’s Life
Fishing Book signed: Murie, James signed “Report on the Sea Fisheries and Fishing Industries of
US Fishing Book on Fly Patterns: Smedley, H H – “Fly Patterns and Their Origins” copyright 1943 by
Fishing Book: Dunne, J W “Sunshine & The Dry Fly” 1st ed 1924 publ’d A&C Black London in the
Interesting late 19thc Book on Coarse Fishing: Campbell, Lady Colin - “A Book of the Running
2x scarce late 19th c Fishing Books: J D Esquire “The Secrets of Angling… In Pond or River”
Early 19th c Book on The Laws of Fishing: Schultes, Henry - “An Essay on Aquatic Rights; Intended as
Hardy Bros Alnwick 3¾” Hercules all brass salmon reel with rod in hand and bordered oval maker’s
Hardy Bros Alnwick 4” the Silex No.2 casting reel twin ivorine handles, ivorine on/off rim check
Hardy Bros England ‘HJS’ (Jock Scott) salmon light casting multiplier reel with chrome ribbed