Auction Catalogue - Fishing (England South East)

1 day for 2 rods trout or coarse fishing the Hampshire Avon where Frank Sawyer was born.

Lot No: 175

Start Price:
£180
Donor:
Duncan & Sophie Soar
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Avon
Region:
England - South East

One day for 2 rods fishing for trout, grayling or other coarse fish on the Hampshire Avon. This special little lot comprises some of the water where Frank Sawyer spent his formative years, in fact he was born in the mill cottage. A short section of single bank, but with abundant wild fish, mill pond and hatch pools and the significance of the location, it will be a tremendous day.

1 day for 1 or 2 rods (fishing together) on any of the Piscatorial Society waters on the River Avon, Itchen, Test or Wylye excl. Grange beats.

Lot No: 176

Start Price:
£180
Donor:
The Piscatorial Society
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Avon, Itchen, Test, Wylye
Region:
England - South East
Accompanied By:
A member of the Society's fisheries team

One day for 1 or 2 rods fishing together for trout and grayling on any of the Piscatorial Society waters on the River Avon, Itchen, Test or Wylye, excluding the Grange Estate beats on the Itchen. This is some of the best chalkstream fishing and is very rarely available to non-members. The winning bidder will be hosted by a member of the Society’s fisheries team. Other rods may be fishing at the same time. Upstream dry-fly or unweighted nymph, catch & release. July onwards, 2020 season.

1 day for 2 rods on Sunday 18 August, Middle Test, Hampshire; Mottisfont (Testfield) beat.

Lot No: 177

Start Price:
£200
Donor:
William Sleeman
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Test
Region:
England - South East

One day for 2 rods on a mile of the River Test at Mottisfont (Testfield) on Sunday 9 August 2020. Superb Middle Test fishing on the right bank only between Compton and Lower Brook.

1 day for 1 rod fishing with Gilly Bate on her secret beat

Lot No: 178

Start Price:
£200
Donor:
Gilly Bate
No of Rods:
1 rod
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Gilly's Secret River
Region:
England - South East
Accompanied By:
Gilly Bate

One day for 1 rod fishing with Gilly Bate on her secret beat. If you’ve ever had the pleasure of talking to Gilly, you will have most likely heard of this special little place. Free-rising but technical trout fishing. An opportunity not to be missed. Wading essential.

1 day for 2 rods, River Itchen, Winchester College waters, Hampshire.

Lot No: 179

Start Price:
£175
Donor:
Winchester College
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Itchen
Region:
England - South East

One day’s fishing for 2 rods. A rare opportunity to fish the famous and exclusive Winchester College water of the River Itchen, where Skues, Grey et al learned their trade. To be taken between 5 July and 6 September 2020.

1 day for 2 rods, Upper Itchen (Candover Brook), Hampshire. Private family beat.

Lot No: 180

Start Price:
£175
Donor:
The Lord Ashburton and The Hon Mark Baring
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Candover
Region:
England - South East

One day for 2 rods on the Candover Brook, one of the sources of the River Itchen. A rare opportunity to fish this lightly fished beat as it is reserved for the use of Lord Ashburton and his family. All wild fish. Mid-April to September 2020.

1 day for 2 rods, wild trout fishing on Ross Brawn’s private beat of the River Itchen, including lunch with Ross.

Lot No: 181

Start Price:
£180
Donor:
Ross Brawn OBE
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Itchen
Region:
England - South East
Accompanied By:
Ross Brawn

One day for 2 rods, wild trout fishing on Ross Brawn’s private beat of the River Itchen at St Cross, Winchester. The day includes lunch with Ross, Managing Director (Motorsports) of the Formula One Group. The beat is a mile of water and much of it has been beautifully improved, providing interesting main river and intimate and challenging carrier fishing. Date by arrangement, 2020 trout season.

1 day for 2 rods, Upper Itchen, Abbots Worthy, Hampshire.

Lot No: 182

Start Price:
£160
Donor:
Orvis Co Inc
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Itchen
Region:
England - South East

One day for 2 rods on the River Itchen, Abbots Worthy. About a ? mile of single- and double-bank. Challenging water for casting and stalking with good aquatic fly life providing plenty of hatches. Catch & release. To be taken Thursday-Sunday in August or September 2020.

1 day for 1 rod, River Kennet near Ramsbury, Berkshire. Winner of the 2014 Conservation Awards.

Lot No: 183

Start Price:
£160
Donor:
The Eastridge Estate
No of Rods:
1 rod
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Kennet
Region:
England - South East

One day for 1 rod fishing for brown trout and grayling on the Estate’s stretch of the River Kennet, between Ramsbury and Chilton Foliat in Wiltshire, winner of the WTT 2014 Conservation Awards. This is classic chalkstream fishing, with clear water, gravel beds, good Ranunculus growth and excellent fly life. The lot includes use of a fishing hut for lunch (not provided) and a guide can be arranged with the donor. Upstream dry-fly only. Catch limit of 6 fish. 2020 season after 1 July.

1 day for 2 rods. River Itchen, Hampshire, accompanied by a member of the Portsmouth Services Fly Fishing Association.

Lot No: 184

Start Price:
£150
Donor:
Portsmouth Services Fly Fishing Association
No of Rods:
2 rods
Species:
Trout
River/Lake:
Itchen
Region:
England - South East
Accompanied By:
PSFFA member

One day for 2 rods to fish the PSFFA waters on the River Itchen just downstream of Winchester. These are prime, exclusive Itchen beats with good numbers of wild trout supplemented with some stocked brown trout. Date can include Mayfly time. Accompanied by a PSFFA member. 2020 season.