Auction Catalogue - Fishing (England South West)

1 day for 2 rods, Wilton Club waters, River Wylye, Wiltshire. Accompanied by Club member, Roger Fagan.

Lot No: 122

Start Price:
£150
Donor:
The Wilton Club
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Wylye
Region:
England - South West
Accompanied By:
Roger Fagan

One day for 2 rods on the famous Wilton Club water on the River Wylye, accompanied by Club President, Roger Fagan. A small box of suitable flies and nymphs and a first-class picnic lunch included. This stretch is unstocked, top-quality wild trout and grayling chalkstream fishing. Catch & release. Wading recommended. Barbless hooks. To be taken between 12 June and end of July 2020.

1 day for 2 rods, River Nadder, Compton Chamberlayne, Wiltshire.

Lot No: 123

Start Price:
£150
Donor:
Anthony Newman
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Nadder
Region:
England - South West

One day for 2 rods on the River Nadder at Compton Chamberlayne Estate near Salisbury. A delightful chalkstream, which joins the Wiltshire Avon. Dry-fly only with a worthy reputation for big, free-rising brown trout. Aug or Sept 2020.

A season ticket for 1 rod, Rivers Axe, Isle, Yarty and Tone, Devon. Taunton Flyfishing Club waters.

Lot No: 124

Start Price:
£120
Donor:
Taunton Flyfishing Club
No of Rods:
1 rod
Species:
Trout and Grayling
River/Lake:
Axe, Isle, Yarty and Tone
Region:
England - South West

A season ticket for 1 rod, valid for one calendar year, to fish the Taunton Flyfishing Club waters on the Axe, Isle, Yarty and Tone. There is a long waiting list for the Club and no day tickets are issued, so this is a great opportunity to access these lovely Somerset and Devon rivers. There is a tremendous variety of fishing from tiny streams to broad rivers, with wild brown trout, sea trout, grayling and some stocked brown trout. Valid for 2020 season. Local season bylaws apply.

2 days for 2 rods fishing for wild brown trout (and possibility of a sea trout) on the River Taw near Winkleigh in Mid Devon.

Lot No: 125

Start Price:
£120
Donor:
Taw Fishing Club
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Taw
Region:
England - South West

Two consecutive days for 2 rods fishing for wild brown trout (and the possibility of a sea trout) on the River Taw at two sites near Winkleigh/Coldridge and Bridge Reeve (Tremayne Water), mid-Devon. Just over 5 miles of river, fly only, barbless hooks obligatory, catch & release encouraged. Wading is generally straightforward but access often via steep, wooded banks sometimes with the aid of ladders. Accordingly, a reasonable level of fitness and mobility is required. 2020 trout season.

One day for 2 rods on the Wylye at Fisherton de la Mere, noted for its association with Oliver Kite.

Lot No: 126

Start Price:
£100
Donor:
Mrs Robina Thompson
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Wylye
Region:
England - South West

One day for 2 rods on the Wylye at Fisherton de la Mere. Charming, varied beat noted for its association with famous nymph fisherman and author, Oliver Kite. To be taken by arrangement in 2020 season.

1 day for 1 rod, fly fishing for pike with author and guide, David Wolsoncroft-Dodds.

Lot No: 127

Start Price:
£100
Donor:
David Wolsoncroft-Dodds
No of Rods:
1 rod
Species:
Pike
River/Lake:
Region:
England - South West

One day’s fly fishing for 1 rod for pike with expert guide and writer, David Wolsoncroft-Dodds, on one of his tried and tested waters. David is the author of Fly Fishing for Pike and his guided clients land several hundred pike each year, including a number weighing over 20lb. Flies and tackle can be provided. Date by arrangement, 2020/21 season.

1 day for 2 rods, roach fishing, Wiltshire or Hampshire Avon. With top roach specialist and author, Dr. Mark Everard.

Lot No: 128

Start Price:
£100
Donor:
Dr Mark Everard
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Coarse
River/Lake:
Hants or Bristol Avon
Region:
England - South West
Accompanied By:
Dr Mark Everard

One day’s roach fishing for 2 rods with Mark Everard on either the Bristol Avon or Hampshire Avon in Wiltshire (or another roach venue of your choosing). Mark is Britain’s top roach specialist (well over 1000 x 2lb+ to date, including 14 x 3lb-ers) and author of the encyclopaedic The Complete Book of the Roach and the reflective Redfin Diaries. Mark has also launched a ‘Dr Redfin’ 15’ float rod, built to his exact specifications. Although roach can never be guaranteed, this could be your best chance of that elusive ‘two’. 2020/21 season.

2 days for 1 rod, River Avon and tributaries, Wiltshire. A rare opportunity for a non-member to fish the Salisbury and District AC waters during the Mayfly.

Lot No: 129

Start Price:
£100
Donor:
Salisbury & District Angling Club
No of Rods:
1 rod
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Avon, Wylye, Nadder, Bourne and Ebble
Region:
England - South West

A rare opportunity for a non-member to fish the Salisbury & District’s waters during the Mayfly. Two days for 1 rod to fish any of its extensive waters, which include beats on the Avon, Wylye, Nadder, Bourne and Ebble. These are some of the very best Wessex chalkstream beats and there is no guest access to these beats (other than Amesbury) during the Mayfly. Dates may include weekends. Mayfly season typically runs from the third week in May until at least the end of June. 2020 season.

1 day for 1 rod fishing SADAC waters with casting tuition from FFI master casting instructor Mark Surtees.

Lot No: 130

Start Price:
£100
Donor:
Salisbury & District Angling Club
No of Rods:
1 rod
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Avon, Wylye, Nadder, Bourne and Ebble
Region:
England - South West
Accompanied By:
Mark Surtees

One day for 1 rod, fishing SADAC waters with casting tuition from FFI master casting instructor, Mark Surtees. SADAC has extensive access to quality chalkstream brown trout and grayling fishing on the five rivers, the Avon, Wylye, Nadder, Bourne and Ebble. Date to be agreed with guide and club.

1 day for 1 rod fishing on Dorset’s Jurassic coast  with expert local guide and specialist rod maker, Richard Lyon-Wilson,

Lot No: 131

Start Price:
£150
Donor:
Richard Lyon-Wilson
No of Rods:
1 rod
Species:
Bass
River/Lake:
Jurassic Coast
Region:
England - South West
Accompanied By:
Richard Lyon_Wilson

One day for 1 rod, bass fishing along Dorset’s Jurassic Coast with expert local guide and specialist rod maker, Richard Lyon-Wilson, on the fly and/or lure. A very early start and/or late finish is essential for what can be spectacular fishing set against a jaw-dropping landscape. Dates to be determined by tides and weather, from April to October 2020. You must be reasonably physically fit and up for some rock hopping.