Auction Catalogue - Fishing (England North)

1 day for 3 rods fishing for salmon on the North Tyne at Chollerton, Northumberland

Lot No: 270

Start Price:
£100
Donor:
William Browne-Swinburne
No of Rods:
3 rods
Species:
Salmon
River/Lake:
North Tyne
Region:
England - North

One day for 3 rods fishing for salmon on the North Tyne at Chollerton on 1½ miles of privately owned single-bank fishing with seven named pools in very picturesque surroundings. Wading staff and buoyancy aid required. 2020 season. Proceeds will be used to help fund work in the Tyne catchment.

1 day for 1 rod wild trout fishing the Appletreewick Barden & Burnsall Angling Club waters on the Wharfe in the Yorkshire Dales, with club guide Stephen Wilson.

Lot No: 271

Start Price:
£100
Donor:
Stephen Wilson
No of Rods:
1 rod
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Wharfe
Region:
England - North
Accompanied By:
Stephen Wilson

One day for 1 rod fishing the Appletreewick Barden & Burnsall Angling Club waters of the River Wharfe for wild trout, accompanied by club guide, Stephen Wilson. The Wharfe is a beautiful limestone river, famous for its trout and these waters are in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales National Park, close to its most picturesque villages. Date by arrangement, 2020 season.

1 day for 1 rod, guided salmon and sea trout fishing, River Tyne near Hexham.

Lot No: 272

Start Price:
£100
Donor:
Hexham Anglers' Association
No of Rods:
1 rod
Species:
Salmon
River/Lake:
Tyne
Region:
England - North

One day for 1 rod guided salmon and sea trout fishing on the Tyne near Hexham. By arrangement, between June and August 2020. Proceeds will be used to help fund work in the Tyne catchment. 2020 season.

1 day for 1 rod, or 2 sharing, River Rye, Yorkshire, ghillied by author John Aston.

Lot No: 273

Start Price:
£90
Donor:
John Aston
No of Rods:
1 rod
Species:
Trout and Grayling
River/Lake:
Rye
Region:
England - North
Accompanied By:
John Aston

One day for 1 rod (or 2 sharing) on the upper River Rye, North Yorkshire. This is a lightly fished small river located in the North York Moors in the prettiest part of Ryedale. Wild trout to about a pound, grayling a little more. Some agility and casting dexterity essential as this is a very overgrown natural stream. Fishes best May-July. Breakfast is included. 2020 season.

1 day for 2 rods on the Manchester Anglers’ Association beats of the upper River Ribble.

Lot No: 274

Start Price:
£90
Donor:
Manchester Anglers' Association
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Ribble
Region:
England - North

One day for 2 rods on the Manchester Anglers’ Association beats of the upper River Ribble: over 10 miles of double-bank fishing near Horton in Ribblesdale. The Club has not stocked with farmed fish since 2006 but invests considerable funds and effort in habitat improvement. The Ribble ‘Going Wild’ project won the Wild Trout Trust Conservation Awards in 2016. This is a beautiful river set in the stunning limestone scenery of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Date by arrangement, 2020 season.

1 day for 2 rods on the Upper Yorkshire Derwent near Scarborough with John Edwards.

Lot No: 275

Start Price:
£85
Donor:
John Edwards and Derwent Anglers Club
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Derwent
Region:
England - North
Accompanied By:
John Edwards

One day for 2 rods on the Upper Yorkshire Derwent near Scarborough. This section of the Derwent is controlled by the Derwent Anglers Club (founded in 1839) and offers a good variety of fishing for both trout and grayling over approximately 10 miles near East and West Ayton. Your guide is John Edwards who lives on the banks of the river at East Ayton. The day starts with tea or coffee at John’s cottage and lunch (on the riverbank) is also included. All tackle will be provided if needed. Date by arrangement, 2020.

2 days for 2 rods fishing for trout on the Wharfe in the Yorkshire Dales.

Lot No: 276

Start Price:
£100
Donor:
Kilnsey Angling Club 
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Wharfe
Region:
England - North

Two days for 2 rods fishing for trout on the Wharfe. In excess of 18 miles of excellent fly fishing with wild brown trout on the upper beats up to Oughtershaw and Cray, along with predominantly stocked brown trout on the lower beats below the stepping stones south of Kettlewell. Wild fish up to and over 4lb. No chest waders. To be taken during 2020 season.

1 day for 2 rods, brown trout lake fishing at Capheaton Hall, Northumberland.

Lot No: 277

Start Price:
£80
Donor:
William Browne-Swinburne
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Sir Edward's Lake
Region:
England - North

One day for 2 rods fishing from a boat for brown trout in Sir Edward’s lake – a private 35-acre lake in the grounds of Capheaton Hall near Wallington, Northumberland. The lake is fished only by the family and the occasional guest and provides superb trout fishing in a beautiful environment. By arrangement, 2020 season. Proceeds will be used to help fund work in the Tyne catchment.

1 day for 2 rods fly-fishing for river pike on a Yorkshire river accompanied by Prof Jon Grey

Lot No: 278

Start Price:
£80
Donor:
Professor Jonathan Grey
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Pike
River/Lake:
Region:
England - North
Accompanied By:
Jonny Grey

One day for 2 rods fly fishing for pike on a Yorkshire river, accompanied by Jonny Grey. This is a very different type of fly fishing experience, exploring a few locations on different rivers or several miles of a particular river depending upon conditions. There’s nothing quite like seeing ‘Dreadnought’ materialise from the depths just behind your fly, or the flash and lunge of a pike swipe at the very last instant just as you are lifting off. Several fish over 20lb have been landed in the last couple of short winter seasons. Jonny has gear if required and will provide lunch.

1 day for 1 rod, upper River Wyre, Abbeystead Estate, Lancs, with Jonathan Grey.

Lot No: 279

Start Price:
£80
Donor:
Abbeystead Estate and Professor Jonathan Grey
No of Rods:
1 rod
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Wyre
Region:
England - North
Accompanied By:
Prof Jonathan Grey

One day for 1 rod on the upper reaches of the Lancashire Wyre accompanied by Jonny Grey. The Estate once again have very kindly offered access to their private trout waters. WTT helped Wyre Rivers Trust and the Estate to improve the condition of many of the spawning tributaries of this beautiful and virtually unfished part of the river. Here is an extremely rare opportunity for one lucky angler to explore different reaches of varying character and reap the benefits of that work. Jonny will provide lunch. 2020 season.