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Allcocks Record Breaker 10 1/2′

Allcocks Record Breaker 10 1/2′£ 225.00 Sold Out

“General purpose bottom rod for float fishing and light ledgering. 3 joint built cane, cork handle, full stand off intermediate rings, agatine lined butt and end rings; sliding winch fittings and butt cap; two tone red and green whippings; partitioned rod bag” (Allcocks Anglers Guide 1965). A great all round rod – the example here […]

The “Hardly Perfection” Minnow – 2′ Limited Edition

The “Hardly Perfection” Minnow – 2′ Limited Edition£ 90.00

When my friend Richard first showed me photographs of the mad project that he was undertaking I knew I had to get some for The Vintage Fishing Company! “Splendidly bonkers” as one person described them – these miniature rods measure just 24″ long and yet are as beautifully crafted as a full size rod: of […]

Allcocks Super Wizard 11′

Allcocks Super Wizard 11′£ 200.00 Sold Out

“3 joint, whole cane butt, built cane joint and top, cork handle, stand-off … agate rings throughout, sliding aluminium winch fittings, rubber button.” (1967 Allcocks Anglers Guide) Simply putt – a classic! A great river rod and all round float rod: the example here has a later rectangular label and has been completely restored by […]

Allcocks Lucky Strike

Allcocks Lucky Strike£ 120.00 Sold Out

“3 Joint, built cane, cork handle, full stand-off rings, mounted end ring, bronzed suction ferrules…” (1956 Allcocks Catalogue). One of the most popular Allcocks rods these days (probably due to its all built cane construction and the fact that a certain Mr. Yates is a deovtee!), the Lucky strike is a versatile tool – from […]

Early Charles Farlow 6 piece Ash rod

Early Charles Farlow 6 piece Ash rod£ 150.00

With 3 greenheart tips this rod can be made up in variation sbetween c.11′ – 12′. Snkae guides, stained brass ferrules with all original wood/ brass stoppers, brass tube reel seat, engraved butt cap (see below) and fitted butt spear. This rod has been sympathetically and gently restored using matching thread and is now in […]

Allcocks Isis rod – 10′ 6″ (Gold Label)

Allcocks Isis rod – 10′ 6″ (Gold Label)£ 120.00 Sold Out

A fabulous example of this under-rated Allcocks rod that has been professionally restored to a superb standard and unused since: I’d put a large amount of money on a bet that its the handiwork of Jason White of Dorset, restorer to a certain Mr. Yates! 3 piece rod with 2 tips – a fibre glass […]

B James MK IV Avon 10′ 2″

B James MK IV Avon 10′ 2″£ 275.00 Sold Out

Designed by the great Richard “Dick” Walker to his exacting specifications by B James & Sons of London, this is the archetypal cane rod, much copied by other makers. 2 piece split cane, measuring just over 10′, with “doughnut” shaped finish to its long cork handle, classic burgundy whips with oodles of intermediate whippings, agatine […]

Allcocks Wizard – Gold Label – 11ft

Allcocks Wizard – Gold Label – 11ft£ 175.00 Sold Out

“Although they are quite suitable for dealing with quick biting roach and dace, the power and reliability of the “Wizards” make them ideal for killing heavy, hard fighting carp, chub and barbel. 3 Joint, whole cane butt, built cane middle and top, cork handle, “Bell’s Life” intermediate rings, stand-off agate butt and end rings, sliding […]

B James Mark IV Carp Rod

B James Mark IV Carp Rod£ 350.00 Sold Out

Designed by the great Richard “Dick” Walker to his exacting specifications by B James & Sons of London, this is the archetypal cane carp rod, much copied by other makers. 2 piece split cane, measuring just over 10′, with “donut” shaped finish to its long cork handle, classic burgundy whips with oodles of intermediate whippings, […]

Hardy Wanless 7-8lb Spinning rod

Hardy Wanless 7-8lb Spinning rod£ 70.00 Sold Out

Named for the great angler Alexander Wanless this spinning rod is rated for 7-8lb lines so is superb for spinning for trout, chub or perch and jacks. This is a 2 piece split cane bearing the reg number H29218 (1960) – whipped in green tipped with red, the rod is in great original condition with the exception […]