Auction Catalogue - Fishing (England Midlands)

3 days for 2 rods, Rivers Dove and Manifold, Derbyshire Peak District.

Lot No: 242

Start Price:
£70
Donor:
Dove & Manifold FlyFishers
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Dove and Manifold
Region:
England - Midlands and East Anglia

Three mid-week days for 2 rods on any of three beats – one on the River Dove near Longnor and two on the River Manifold near Hartington in the Peak District. Trout and grayling, fly only. A guide is available to show you the waters. Others may fish at the same time. One brace of fish per rod may be retained. 2020 season.

2 days for 2 rods fishing for trout on the River Onny in Shropshire LOT WITHDRAWN

Lot No: 243

Start Price:
£60
Donor:
Onny Fly Fishers & Spencer Clayton
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Onny
Region:
England - Midlands and East Anglia
Accompanied By:
Spencer Clayton

LOT WITHDRAWN

Two days for 2 rods fishing for trout on the River Onny. Over 2½ miles of varied water split into two beats. Spencer Clayton, your guide, will take you for a drink in nearby historic Ludlow. No accommodation provided. Date in 2020 season by arrangement.

1 day for 1 rod, River Gwash, Rutland, with Trout & Salmon magazine editor Andrew Flitcroft.

Lot No: 244

Start Price:
£60
Donor:
Andrew Flitcroft
No of Rods:
1 rod
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Gwash
Region:
England - Midlands and East Anglia
Accompanied By:
Andrew Flitcroft

One day’s wild brown trout fishing for 1 rod with Trout & Salmon editor, Andrew Flitcroft, on his private stretch of the River Gwash near Oakham, Rutland. Accommodation not included. Leave your carpet slippers at home – this is wild fishing on a small, overgrown stream. Wild fish to 2lb. Date in 2020 season by arrangement.

1 day for 2 rods, trout and grayling fishing, Derbyshire Derwent, Cromford.

Lot No: 245

Start Price:
£55
Donor:
Derbyshire County Angling Club
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout and Grayling
River/Lake:
Derwent
Region:
England - Midlands and East Anglia

One day for 2 rods on the Derbyshire Derwent at Willersley Castle, Cromford, Derbyshire. A delightful stretch of river renowned for its prolific grayling and brown trout fishing, plus the odd surprise barbel on a deep nymph! Great water for practising Czech nymphing or honing those dry-fly skills, depending on the time of year. 2020 season by arrangement.

1 day for 2 rods, trout fishing, River Manifold (Staffordshire) or Dove (Derbyshire).

Lot No: 246

Start Price:
£55
Donor:
Derbyshire County Angling Club
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Dove or Manifold
Region:
England - Midlands and East Anglia

One day’s wild brown trout fishing for 2 rods on the secluded River Manifold near Lognor in Staffordshire or the River Dove in Wolfescote Dale. Work on the River Manifold to improve the river by DCAC and Trent Rivers Trust has helped to produce some excellent fishing. Some very large trout lurk in the deeper pools, so don’t let the size of the river fool you into using a light tippet! The River Dove in Wolfescote Dale is a relatively small limestone river just downstream of the famous Charles Cotton fishing hut. 2020 season.

1 day’s fishing for 1 rod with Barry Grantham in Lincolnshire using traditional fishing tackle.

Lot No: 247

Start Price:
£75
Donor:
Barry Grantham
No of Rods:
1 rod
Species:
Trout or coarse
River/Lake:
Region:
England - Midlands and East Anglia
Accompanied By:
Barry Grantham

One day’s fishing for 1 rod with Barry Grantham in Lincolnshire using traditional fishing tackle. Authentic tackle, handmade by the donor, will be provided. The winning bidder can choose to fish for trout or coarse fish on private secluded waters. 2020 season.

1 day for 1 rod, River Nar, Norfolk, accompanied by David Diggens.

Lot No: 248

Start Price:
£50
Donor:
Castle Acre Fishing Club
No of Rods:
1 rod
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Nar
Region:
England - Midlands and East Anglia
Accompanied By:
David Diggens

One day for 1 rod on the Castle Acre beat on the River Nar, Norfolk accompanied by David Diggens, CEO of the Norfolk Rivers Trust. 2½ miles of wild brown trout chalkstream. Upstream dry-fly and nymph only. Wading essential. Day in May 2020 by arrangement.

1 day for 1 rod, River Guash, Lincs. Accompanied by a Club member.

Lot No: 249

Start Price:
£50
Donor:
Guash Fishing Club
No of Rods:
1 rod
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Guash
Region:
England - Midlands and East Anglia
Accompanied By:
Club Member

One day for 1 rod on the River Guash, Lincolnshire, accompanied by a committee member. The club was a runner-up in the 2014 WTT Conservation Awards. The Guash is fairly narrow, so light tackle is recommended, no more than a 4-wt outfit. Wading is not permitted. All wild trout, up to 3lb. Best early season late April to end of June. By arrangement, 2020 season.

1 day for 2 rods, River Wye near Buxton, Derbyshire, guided by author Richard Fogg.

Lot No: 250

Start Price:
£75
Donor:
Buxton Flyfishers
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Wye
Region:
England - Midlands and East Anglia
Accompanied By:
Roger Fogg

One day for 1 or 2 rods on Buxton Fly Fishers’ water on upper reaches of the Derbyshire Wye in the company of angling writer Roger Fogg, author of The Art of the Wet Fly and Wet Fly Tying & Fishing or another member if Roger is unavailable. Mostly dry-fly fishing but nymphs and wet flies have their days. Chest waders give an advantage. 2020 season.

Two annual permits for the Fenton and District Angling Society (FDAS) in Staffordshire.

Lot No: 251

Start Price:
£60
Donor:
Fenton & District Angling Society
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout and Coarse
River/Lake:
Dove and Churnet
Region:
England - Midlands and East Anglia

Two annual permits for the Fenton & District Angling Society with extensive fly and coarse fishing in Staffordshire, including the River Churnet and the River Dove. A variety of river, canal and lake fishing for coarse species as well as trout and grayling. 2020 season.