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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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Auction dates
Jul 28, 2021 10:00 AM BST
Jul 29, 2021 10:00 AM BST
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Fine B F Meek & Sons Louisville, Kentucky No33 Blue Grass multiplier reel in nickel silver
Fine Meek A Horton MFG Co Bristol No3 multiplier reel in nickel silver 2” x 1 ½” spool width,
Shakespeare Company Model 2628 fly reel 3 1.2” with spare spool, plus a Shakespeare Super Condex
Hardy Bros England Viscount 140 Mark II 3 3/8” alloy fly reel with alloy foot, line guide, surface
C Farlow & Co London 3 1/8” alloy fly reel with Holdfast logo alloy foot, brass line guide, signs of
ABU Cardinal 77 fixed spool reels one foot stamped 097006, one foot indecipherable on/off checks,
2x Okuma Integrity I 10/11 black 4 ¼” Salmon fly reels and spools fully ventilated, with capstan
Hardy Bros England Marquis #8/9 multiplier alloy fly reel with spare spools u line guide, signs of
Dragonfly LA Cartridge IV fly reel with backplate tensioner, quick release drum, spare cartridge
Hardy Bros Sirrus Salmon carbon fly rod 15ft 4pc line 10#, light use in MCB and cordura tube
Hardy Bros Swift MkII 13ft 4pc carbon salmon fly rod line 8#, light use in MCB and cordura tube
Sage Z-Axix 8129-4 fly rod 12ft 9ins 7 5/8oz, line 8, 4pc, good – used condition, in MCB and alloy
Grey’s Greyflex M2 reservoir fly rod 10ft 3pc 7/8 line, soiled handle but otherwise good in MCB
Grey’s Greyflex M2 fly rod 10ft 3pc 7/8 line with 4ins extension butt, light use in MCB and
Daiwa Whisker Kevlar fly rod 11ft 3ins 3pc, 6-9 line, Tournament Osprey two handles – with soiled
Grey’s Northumbrian brook rod 7ft 2pc 3/4 line, good used condition, in cloth bag and alloy tube
Bruce & Walker salmon rod 15ft 3pc in a Hardy cloth bag, good condition
Hardy Graphite Single Hand Light salmon/sea trout rod 10ft 2pc line 9/10, good condition
2x 8ft 2pc hollow glass fly rods fitted with Hardy reel fittings and Hardy cloth bag; and Hardy
Hardy Graphite De-Luxe fishing rod 10ft 6ins 2pc line 7/8, soiled handle with owner’s initials in
Fine Hardy Graphite De-Luxe fishing rod 10ft 2pc line 7/8, appears new, plastic on handle and
Hardy Fibalite spinning rod No 2 10ft 2pc with soiled handle, in short cloth bag
Scierra two handed light salmon rod 12ft 6ins 3pc line 8/9, light use, in MCB and plastic tube
Daiwa trout special fishing rod 10ft 3ins 2pc line 7/9, soiled handle, in MCB; and Edgar Sealey
Masterline Red River 9ft 6in 2pc line 8, reel slider jammed, in MCB and alloy tube, well used; and
Grey’s Greyflex Spinning Rod 10ft 3pc 15-45g, light use in MCB
Daiwa Graphite Sensor-Z Spinning Rod, 8ft 2pc 210g, soiled handle in MCB; and Shakespeare Quadra
Jack Braithwaite 1956 Salmon Spinning Rod 10ft 2pc in a Grey’s cordura tube 5ft 5ins, well used; and
Grey’s XF2 Streamflex 11ft 4pc line 4, light use in cordura case – case top does not fit!
Sage 10151-4 Graphite IV salmon rod 15ft 1ins 4pc line 10, 10 5/8oz, small section of third male
3x Fishing Artwork Books – McPhail, Rodger “Fishing Season”, 1990 1st edition, Armstrong, Robin “
Class Pisces – “The Book of Fishes” 1851 6th edition, frontis page with pull page and text
Hayter, Tony – “G. E. M. Skues the Man of the Nymph” signed by author to title page, 2013 1st
2x G. E. M. Skues Related Fishing Books – incl Skues “Minor Tactics of the Chalk Stream”, 1950 3rd
Sheringham, H. T. – “An Open Creel” 1910 1st edition, published by Methuen & Co Ltd, London, in
Bowkler, Charles – “The Art of Angling” or compleat fly-fisher describing the different kinds of
Gwynn, Stephen – “Fishing Holidays” 1904 1st edition, published by Macmillan & Co, London, in
Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 16th annual meeting, held at the National Museum,
Pryce-Tannatt, T. E. – “Meditations (In an Arm-Chair) of a Middle-Aged Angler” 1932 1st edition,
4x Fly Dressing Fishing Books – Woolley, Roger “Modern Trout Fly Dressing”, 1950 3rd edition,
Dewar, George A. B. – “In Pursuit of the Trout” 1898 1st edition, published by J. M. Dent & Co, in
Barbellion, Dr P – “Lancer Leger et Poissons de Sport” 1941 Paris 1st edition, printed in French,
Blackwood, R. L. – “The Quest of the Trout” 1946 3rd edition, published by Robertson & Mullens
Theakston, M. – “British Angling Flies” London 1862, published by Simpkin, Marshall & Co, with 8
Hills, John Waller – “A History of Fly Fishing for Trout” 1921 1st edition, published by Philip
Mason, Richard – “Angling Experiences and Reminiscences” limited edition of 600 copies c1900,
Threlfall, Richard E – “Notes on Trout Fishing in Lake Vyrnwy and The Upper Vyrnwy River” limited to
Lloyd, John – “The Ancient Free Fishery of the Wye” 1911 published by the Hereford Press &
3x Richard Walker Fishing Books – “Catching Fish”, 1986 3rd edition, “Trout Fishing” 1982 1st
Simmonds, N. W. – “Early Scottish Angling Literature” 1997 1st edition with dust jacket, together
The Oarsman’s and Angler’s Map of the Thames from its source to London Bridge, c1907, 27 section
Tod, S M – “Trout Fishing in the Isle of Man” printed by The Isle of Man Times, c1900, with original
Giberne, Agnes – “The Romance of The Mighty Deep” 1921 new and revised edition, published by Seeley,
Falkus, Hugh – “Salmon Fishing a Practical Guide” 1984 1st edition, with 9 colour plates, photos and
Blanchon, A – “Manuel Practique du Pisciculteur” 1898 Paris, with 65 illustrations in original paper
Ronalds, Alfred – “The Fly-Fishers Entomology” 1883 London, 9th edition, with hand coloured
2x Graesser, Neil – “Fly Fishing for Salmon” 1982 1st edition and “Salmon” 1991 1st edition, both in
Spicer & Marsh – “Angling in the Midlands” the anglers’ handbook and map of the Trent Fishery
Forbes, David Carl – “Small Stream Fishing” 1966 1st edition, having 16 photos and drawings, in
Chaytor, A. H. – “Letters to a Salmon Fisher’s Sons” 1905 3rd edition, published by John Murray,