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COARSE & SPINNING RODS

COARSE , SPINNING RODS
INCLUDING SOME CLASSIC BUILT CANE RODS WHICH ARE A REAL JOY TO FISH WITH & HIGHLY SOUGHT AFTER

  • THE BOOK ALL ROD COLLECTORS & FISHERMAN ALIKE HAVE BEEN WAITING FOR " ONE MAN ONE ROD "" THE ART OF SPLIT CANE " BY DAVID PETTY WITH SUPERB ILLUSTRATION PHOTOGRAPHY BY DAVE WATSON

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  • LONG OVERDUE A BOOK DEPICTING ALL THE TRUE CLASSIC BUILT CANE RODS AN EXCELLENT ILLUSTRATED BOOK SHOWING RARE CLASSICS FROM DAVE PETTYS PERSONAL COLLECTION, A MUST FOR ALL ROD COLLECTORS & BUDDING CANE FISHERMAN. TO OWN & USE A CLASSIC ROD IS A TRUE DELIGHT & THE CRAFTMANSHIP CAN BE SEEN & PRESERVED IN THIS COLLECTORS LIMITED EDITION..

  • SCARCE HARDY BROS "ENDRICK" 10FT IN EXCELLENT ORIGINAL CONDITION £195

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  • SCARCE BRUCE & WALKER FRED TAYLOR 12FT SPECIMEN ROD IN GOOD CONDITION WITH HARD WOOD STOPPERS SOLD

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  • RARE B.JAMES RICHARD WALKER MKIV EARLY EALING LABEL RESTORED BY PAUL COOK £995

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  • RARE OGDEN SMITH 12FT AVON BUILT CANE ROD £695

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  • HARDY BROS LRH No.2 PALAKONA 9 1/2FT ROD IN FINE CONDITION £295

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  • VINTAGE ABU ATLANTIC  443 ZOOM 9FT 30g-60g SPINNING ROD IN GOOD ORIGINAL CONDITION £125

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  • CUSTOM B&W HEXAGRAPH BUILT ROD BY IAN TUCKER 12 FT 6" SPECIALIST FLOAT TROTTING ROD IN SUPERB CONDITION SOLD

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  • FARSTRIKE DAVENPORT & FORDHAM " PETER STONE SPECIMEN " ROD IN GOOD CONDITION, ORIGINAL BAG £165

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  • RARE SPECIAL ORDER EARLY S/U MKIV GREEN WHIPPED WITH EALING LOGO FOR ALEC LEWIS £995

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  • A SUPERB ROD IN EXCELLENT ORIGINAL CONDITION, ORIGINAL CLEAR AGATE TIP & BUTT RINGS, REINFORCED SUCTION FERRULE, CLOSE GREEN WHIPPED WITH THE EARLY B.JAMES EALING ADDRESS & WHICH WAS A SPECIAL ORDER INSCRIBED FOR ALEC LEWIS ONE OF THE EARLY CARP FISHING PIONEERS ALONG WITH FURTHER HERTS/CHILTERN MEMBERS SUCH AS LEN ARBERRY, JACK HILTON, BILL QUINLAN, BILL KEAL, PETE FROST, FRANK GUTTERFIELD & ROGER SMITH TO NAME BUT A FEW OF THE LEGENDS. A QUALITY BUILT ROD WITH HISTORY

  • RARE OGDEN SMITH ARUN BUILT CANE ROD £950

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  • A LATER OGDEN SMITH ARUN HAVING THE LATER OVAL LOGO & "THE ARUN" INSCRIPTION GOING AROUND RATHER THAN THE EARLY STRAIGHT INSCRIPTION. BEAUTIFULLY RESTORED, NICE & STRAIGHT & CORRECT LENGTH, A SUPERB CLASSIC & SCARCE ROD

  • PETER STONES ORIGINAL HAND BUILT MKIV CARP ROD SOLD

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  • AN HISTORICAL ROD FROM ANGLING LEGEND PETER STONE A HANDBUILT MKIV MADE BY PETER IN 1960. IN TOTAL ORIGINAL CONDITION UNRESTORED & NO DOUBT CAUGHT MANY A SPECIMEN FISH! COMES WITH A LETTER OF PROVENANCE SIGNED BY PETER STONE

  • RARE HARDY BROS LRH BUILT CANE ROD £295

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  • IN SUPERB ORIGINAL CONDITION, A RARE ROD INSCRIBED " THE LRH SPINNING" SO NOT THE STANDARD No. 1,2 or 3 MODEL, HAVING CLEAR AGATINE LINED RINGS, 9 1/2 FT. AN EXCELLENT BARBEL OR CARP ROD

  • VERY SCARCE EARLY 1ST MODEL B.JAMES BUILT CANE 12FT ROD £1895

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  • THIS IS ONE OF THE EARLIEST BUILT RODS BY BOB SOUTHWELL FOR B.JAMES HAVING THE BUILT TO ENDURE LOGO BUT EVEN RARER THE IST ROUND LOGO, ITS A BUILT DARK TEMPERED CLASSIC SOUTHWELL CANE THREE PIECE 12FT AVOCET STYLE, PROFESSIONALLY REWHIPPED & VARNISHED. EXTREMELY RARE & A HIGHLY COLLECTABLE ROD

  • RARE ALLCOCKS WIZARD PRIZE ROD  PROFESSIONALLY RESTORED £395

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  • ALLCOCKS SUPER WIZARD BEAUTIFULLY RESTORED & A GREAT CLASSIC ROD TO USE £450

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  • RARE NORRIS "THE CONWAY" 9FT SPINNING ROD £295

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  • RARE "THE LITTLE MKIV" BY GALES, 8FT 6" NICE QUALITY CARP ROD £295

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  • FOSTERS OF ASHBOURNE "THE IDEAL" 11FT £265

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  • HARDY BROS LRH No.1 9FT 6" FINE CONDITION £295

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  • EXTREMELY RARE B.JAMES AVOCET IST MODEL BUILT TO ENDURE LOGOS £2650

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  •  THE MOST SOUGHT AFTER & VERY SCARCE AVOCET PROFESSIONALLY RESTORED BY THE GOLDEN SCALE CLUB ROD RESTORER JW. ALL CORRECT LENGTH, ORIGINAL RINGS HAVING THE BUILT TO ENDURE LOGOS ALL IN TACT, JASPER SILK WHIPPINGS A SUPERB COLLECTORS PIECE "SUPPLIED WITH A LETTER OF PROVENANCE FROM GOLDEN SCALE CLUB ON REQUEST"

  • ULTRA RARE THE RICHARD WALKER SIGNATURE B.JAMES MKIV AVON ROD £1850

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  • A REAL GEM, IN ORIGINAL CONDITION HAVING THE EARLY GOLD BUILT TO ENDURE LOGOS THE RICHARD WALKER SIGNATURE, RED SILK WHIPPINGS CLOSE FLAT WHIPPED INTERMEDIATES CLEAR AGATE BUTT RING, REINFORCED SUCTION FERRULE, TRUMPET CORK HANDLE, THE ULTIMATE COLLECTORS PIECE

RARE & FINE BOB SOUTHWELL RICHARD WALKER MKIV AVON ROD £495

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VERY RARE CAPTAIN CROYDON BUILT BY BOB SOUTHWELL IN SUPERB CONDITION, BEAUTIFUL DARK TEMPERED BUILT CANE THE BLACK SILK WHIPPINGS TIPPED GOLD, FULL LENGTH CORK HANDLE WITH BLACK ANODISED REEL FITTINGS A LATER BUILT ROD 1980, HIGHLY COLLECTABLE & A PLEASURE TO USE

  • B.JAMES AVOCET BUILT CANE ROD IN ORIGINAL CONDITION £350

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  • RARE CHAPMANS QUINETTE MK7 BUILT CANE ROD £295

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  • B.JAMES RICHARD WALKER MKIV BUILT CANE ROD SOLD

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  • IN SUPERB ORIGINAL CONDITION, LOOKS TO BE UNUSED, YOU VERY RARELY FIND IN THIS IMMACULATE CONDITION

  • MINT UNUSED MILWARDS BUILT CANE SEARANGER £250

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RARE & ORIGINAL BOB SOUTHWELL BUILT CANE ROD £695

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 THIS IS RARE COMPLETE WITH ORIGINAL LABEL "J.W.SOUTHWELL FISHING TACKLE SPECIALISTS 30 STATION ROAD CROYDON TEL.4610, WITH ORIGINAL RED AGATE LINED RINGS, INTERMEDIATE WHIPPINGS, TRADE MARK DARK KILN BAKED TEMPERED BUILT CANE. 7FT SPINNING/STALKING ROD WITH STRONG STEPPED UP TAPER. A VERY NICE RARE ROD

  • ULTRA RARE CAPTAIN OF CROYDON COMBINATION ROD £695

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  • OWNED BY A GOLDEN SCALE CLUB MEMBER WITH A LETTER OF PROVENANCE STATING THIS IS A ONE OFF ROD BY THE MASTER ROD BUILDER BOB SOUTHWELL, HAVING THE CAPTAIN OF CROYDON INSCRIPTION LOGO & "THE CANNING SPECIAL COMBINATION ROD"1962, DARK TEMPERED CANE WITH JASPER SILK WHIPPINGS TOTALLY IN ORIGINAL CONDITION HAVING A SCREW FIX DETACHABLE CORK HANDLE ALLOWING A 9FT FLY ROD OR AN 8FT SPINNER STALKING ROD WITH RED AGATINE LINED RINGS HANDBUILT BY THE FINEST ROD BUILDER OF THAT ERA..

  • RARE CHAPMANS OF WARE DENNIS PYE PIKE ROD 10FT BEAUTIFULLY RESTORED BY JASON WHITE (GOLDEN SCALE CLUB) £295

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ALLAN BROWN 12FT TENCH ROD SOLD

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PRECISION RODS R.SEALEY "RAPID STRIKE" 12FT ROD SOLD

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GREAT RODS BY TUDOR WORKS WITH THE BLACK SHIELD LOGO, GREAT LOOKING ROD & A JOY TO USE, 12FT 

BRUCE & WALKER 13/4 TC AVON HANDMADE BY GARY LEGGETT BARBEL ROD SOLD

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VINTAGE HOLLOW FIBRE ROACH POLE £195

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17FT POLE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION, ALL THE SECTIONS FIT NICELY INTO EACH OTHER & FIT INTO THE LARGEST SECTION FOR EASY STORAGE, NICE ITEM

  • HARDY BROS RICHARD WALKER AVON IN FINE ORIGINAL CONDITION SOLD

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  • RARE L H DESIGN BY LEEN HUISMANN 9FT 3" BUILT CANE STALKING ROD SOLD

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  • A HIGH QUALITY ROD AS NEW BY LEEN HUISMANN OF L H DESIGN ROD COMPANY THE RINGS ARE BESPOKE MADE FROM TITANIUM, 20" CORK HANDLE, A BEAUTIFULLY HAND CRAFTED & LIGHT IN WEIGHT BESPOKE BUILT STALKING ROD WHICH WOULD COST OVER £1000 EUROS TO HAVE BUILT & COMES WITH AN ALLOY CARRYING TUBE

  • FREE SPIRIT HI-S SPECIALIST BIG WATER 12FT ROD WITH CARRYING CASE £295

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  • RARE SOWERBUTTS COMBINATION NEWS OF THE WORLD PRIZE ROD £265

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  • PROFESSIONALLY RESTORED, A 10FT & 9FT COMBI ROD IDEAL FOR ROACH & PIKE/BARBEL ON THE SU 9FT ROD, HAVING LOGO & LABELLED BAG, INSCRIBED ON THE BRASS REEL SEAT WITH PRIZE ROD DETAILS & ON THE BRASS COLLAR, A NICE COLLECTABLE & USABLE ROD

  • EARLY BUILT B.JAMES EALING RICHARD WALKER MKIV BOB SOUTHWELL BUILT £950

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  • RARE COXON & WATERMAN "TRYON" 12FT AVOCET STYLE ROD £895

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  • PETER STONES OWN CHAPMANS 500 DE-LUXE ROD £595

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  • IN SUPERB PROFESSIONALLY RESTORED CONDITION THIS BELONGED TO THE LEGEND PETER STONE WITH INDIAN INK SIGNED INSCRIPTION & COMES WITH A LETTER OF PROVENANCE RARE COLLECTORS PIECE

  • RARE BOB SOUTHWELL RICHARD WALKER MKIV BUILT CANE ROD £995

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  • VERY SCARCE ROD HAVING THE SOUTHWELL SHOP LOGO , BEAUTIFULLY RESTORED TO THE HIGHEST STANDARD , A SOUGHT AFTER ROD

  • CHAPMANS OF WARE 500 DE-LUXE CARP ROD £395

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  • SCARCE COXON & WATERMAN "THE CHESHUNT" S/U BUILT CANE CARP ROD £895

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  • VERY RARE ROD HIGH QUALITY HANDBUILT HAVING THE COXON & WATERMAN LABEL, A THREE PIECE STEPPED CARP ROD HAVING RED AGATINE LINED RINGS A SUPERB QUALITY ROD

  • DAVENPORT & FORDHAM AVON BUILT CANE ROD £495

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  • SCARCE DAWSONS OF BROMLEY " ELAINE " CANE FLOAT ROD £295

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  • VERY RARE COXON & WATERMAN MKIV CARP ROD £950

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  • ANOTHER SUPERB QUALITY HAND BUILT ROD HAVING THE COXON & WATERMAN LOGO A CLASSIC RICHARD WALKER MKIV STYLE THIS IS THE ONLY ONE EVER BUILT..

  • B.JAMES OLYMPIC BUILT CANE ROD £495

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  • RARE ALLCOCKS 10 1/2FT " THE PERFECT " S/U BUILT CANE ROD £195

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  • RARE HARDY BROS RICHARD WALKER AVON BUILT CANE ROD £495

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  • IN SUPERB CONDITION, BELONGED TO A GOLDEN SCALE CLUB MEMBER, A CLASSIC ROD & HIGHLY COLLECTABLE & A JOY TO USE, WITH LABELLED BAG

SCARCE EDGAR SEALEY NUFLOAT BUILT CANE ROD IN FINE CONDITION SOLD

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  • A PROFESSIONALLY RESTORED ROACH ROD 10FT TWO PIECE WITH POWER TAPERED TIP SECTION ALL LOGOS INTACT NICE LIGHT ACTION

  • OGDEN SMITH " ARUN LONG TROTTING " FLOAT ROD SOLD

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  • AN UNUSUAL ROD, COULD IT BE A ONE OFF.. ITS A LATER OGDEN SMITH WITH OVAL LOGO & INSCRIBED IN BLACK INDIAN INK " THE ARUN LONGTROTTING" CORRECT LENGTH AS THE STANDARD ARUN BUT HAS A LONGER CORK HANDLE, PROFESSIONALLY RESTORED AS A FINE LIGHTWEIGHT FLOAT ROD

  • EXTREMELY RARE IST MODEL B.JAMES AVOCET ROD SOLD

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  • A VERY RARE FIND FROM ONE OWNER WHO BOUGHT IT NEW FROM B.JAMES IN EALING, TOTALLY ORIGINAL AS FOUND THE ODD RING REWHIPPED HERE & THERE OVER TIME! ALL SECTIONS ARE BEAUTIFUL DARK TEMPERED BOB SOUTHWELL CANE & CORRECT LENGTH, ORIGINAL SPIGOT FERRULES, HAVING THE 3 ORIGINAL GOLD LOGOS ALL INTACT INCLUDING THE RARE "AVOCET" LOGO, WHATS MORE UNUSUAL IS THAT THE END STOPPER FERRULE IS ALSO ENGRAVED " B.JAMES & SON LONDON" A VERY RARE AND EARLY COLLECTABLE & HISTORIC BUILT CANE ROD

  • RARE B.JAMES AVOCET EARLY EALING & NEWS OF THE WORLD 1954-55 PRIZE ROD PROFESSIONALLY & BEAUTIFULLY RESTORED SOLD

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THE CAPTAIN CROYDON "  SPECIAL MATCH" ROD £395 SOLD

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ORIGINAL BOB SOUTHWELL ROD THE CAPTAIN CROYDON RODS ARE VERY SCARCE & HIGHLY COLLECTABLE THIS ROD IS 13FT FLOAT ROD IN VERY GOOD ORIGINAL CONDITION WITH TURNED HARD WOOD STOPPERS, RED AGATE TIP & BOTTOM RINGS INSCRIBED IN INDIAN INK "M.JARRETT THE SPECIAL MATCH BY THE CAPTAIN CROYDON" WITH ORIGINAL CLOTH BAG, BUILT BY THE MASTER ROD BUILDER

  • B.JAMES RICHARD WALKER AVON BUILT CANE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION LATER ENGLAND LONDON LOGO SOLD

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  • HARDY BROS MARKSMAN SPECIALIST AVON 11FT AS NEW SOLD

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  • BRUCE & WALKER HAND-BUILT HEXAGRAPH MINT UNUSED 10FT SPINNING ROD SOLD

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  • BRUCE & WALKER HEXAGRAPH No.2 SPECIALIST IN EXCELLENT CONDITION SOLD

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  • RARE HARDY BROS FRED BULLER PIKE ROD IN GOOD ORIGINAL CONDITION SOLD

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  • A BRUCE & WALKER HEXAGRAPH No.1 SPECIALIST BESPOKE BUILT BY MASTER CRAFTSMAN IAN TUCKER SOLD

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  • SCARCE PRECISION RODS R.SEALEY'S " FESTIVAL " BUILT CANE ROD SOLD

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  • IN VERY GOOD ORIGINAL CONDITION, NICE & STRAIGHT , THE FERRULES ALSO GOOD ALL WHIPPINGS INTACT, A RARE ROD HAVING THE EARLY BLACK SHIELD LOGO & INDIAN INK INSCRIPTION, OVERALL CONDITION IS GOOD MAYBE A RE-VARNISH TO SPRUCE IT UP! NOT OFTEN FOUND IN THIS TOTALLY ORIGINAL CONDITION

  • HARDY BROS FRED TAYLOR TROTTER 11FT 3" IN FINE ORIGINAL CONDITION SOLD

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  • RARE OLIVERS OF KNEBWORTH " GENERAL PURPOSE FLOAT" ROD 10 1/2FT SOLD

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  • IN VERY GOOD ORIGINAL CONDITION THREE PIECE 10FT WITH A 3/4lb TEST CURVE A USEFUL GENERAL PURPOSE ROD , HIGHLY COLLECTABLE TED OLIVERS ROD GREAT QUALITY & THIS MODEL IS SCARCE

  • EDWARD BARDER " THE MERLIN" ROD WITH EDWARD BARDER ROD TUBE SOLD

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  • A TWO PIECE BEAUTIFUL DARK CANE WITH BOTTLE GREEN SILK WHIPPINGS 11FT AVON STYLE ROD FOR REEL LINES 3-6LBS HAVING A 1.25LB TEST CURVE. A FINE ALLROUNDER EXCELLENTLY BALANCED FOR FLOAT FISHING & LIGHT LEDGERING. THE TAPERS RESULT IN A SUPREMELY SENSITIVE & FORGIVING TIP WITH A CRISP ACTION, HAVING A 24" ONION SHAPED TOP CORK HANDLE, THE COMPONENTS MADE FROM AIRCRAFT GRADE ALLUMINIUM WHICH SAVES A CONSIDERABLE AMOUNT OF WEIGHT, A QUALITY ITEM AS NEW WITH ALLOY TUBE RRP-£2000 & £200 FOR ROD TUBE

  • HARDY BROS SWING-TIP 8FT 9" WITH HARDYS TELESCOPIC SWING/QUIVER TIP SOLD

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  •  HOMERS OF LONDON WHOLE & BUILT CANE SPLICED TIP 11FT ROD IDEAL FOR ROACH SOLD

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  • MILWARDS "SWIMVERSA" BUILT CANE TWIN TAPERED TIP IN FINE ORIGINAL CONDITION 12FT SOLD

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  • MILWARDS "FLOATMASTER" IN EXCELLENT CONDITION 11FT £295 SOLD

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  • SCARCE HARDY BROS RICHARD WALKER AVON PALAKONA ROD IN FINE ORIGINAL CONDITION SOLD

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  • SCARCE SEALEY "THE ROACH" BUILT CANE ROD SOLD

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  • MILWARDS SWIMASTER HOLLOWBUILT 12FT IN FINE ORIGINAL CONDITION SOLD

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  • SCARCE HARDY BROS "THE LIGHTWEIGHT THAMES STYLE" BEAUTIFULLY RESTORED FOR GOLDEN SCALE CLUB BY JASON WHITE 11FT 6" £295 SOLD

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  • SCARCE B&W HEXAGRAPH 11FT AVON 13/8lb TC SOLD

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  • SOWERBUTTS 18FT ROACH POLE WITH WHALE BONE TIP & NICKEL SILVER FERRULES SOLD

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  • SOWERBUTTS OF LONDON 18FT ROACH POLE WITH BANKERS THRONE SOLD

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  • SCARCE SEALEY THE PETER BUTLER SPECIMEN ROD  BEAUTIFULLY RESTORED BY JASON WHITE (GOLDEN SCALE CLUB) £295 SOLD

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SCARCE B.JAMES THE GREBE CARP STALKER ROD IN EXCELLENT CONDITION SOLD

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