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1st Sep 2016 Sporting and General Sale

Our Sporting Sale followed by General Sale of antiques and collectables features a diverse assembly of lots. You can view the catalogue online below and then come and view the lots in person if you wish. The sale will start at 10am on Thursday 1st September starting with the sporting lots.

Viewing times: 

Saturday 27th August 10am-noon

Tuesday 30th August  9am - 5pm

Wednesday 31st August 9am - 6pm

Morning of the sale

Sale Catalogue

Featured Lots

353 :: RAILWAY INTEREST - Smokebox Numberplate '48457', cast iron, 55cm long - London Midland Scottish Region; ex loco condition...
Price Achieved:
£420.00.

79 :: A Victorian silver hunting horn,by Swaine Adeney, London 1864, of usual form, inscribed 'Presented to C.J.Thursby Esq. by Holman Hunt and Stable Servants'', 21.5cm long, 2.5oz. Made by EHW, London, 1894 ...
Price Achieved:
£400.00.

346 :: RAILWAY INTEREST - A Bristol & Exeter Railway Greaseproof Drivers cap manufactured by Hall & Pedder, circa mid 19th century...
Price Achieved:
£330.00.

42 :: Hardy ''Palakona'' Split Bamboo Fly Fishing Rod - The Marvel, No. E.87715, weight 2ozs 12drms 7 ft, 4 wt, 2 tips, aluminum slide band over cork spacer, light green tipped in orange silk wraps, clear agate butt guide, snake intermediates rings, hook keeper, nickel silver ferrules, original labels ...
Price Achieved:
£300.00.

10 :: A Black Forest miniature group of bears playing billiards in a tavern...
Price Achieved:
£220.00.

24 :: A pair of moose antlers, circa 1977, mounted on a hardwood plaque, 120cm wide at the farthest points, 87cm high, 80cm at widest inner point...
Price Achieved:
£200.00.

352 :: Railwayana - British Rail (Mainline) Totem Enamel Sign ''DENT'' Maroon. Fully Flanged 91.5cm long...
Price Achieved:
£200.00.

16a :: A collection of silver and silver plated and enamel cycling badges/medal from the Goodmayers Wheelers Cycling Club established 1907 including 28 sterling silver badges dates ranging from 1920's to 1950's and awarded to F. Workman (28 sterling silver and enamel badges approx. 300g...
Price Achieved:
£180.00.

23 :: TAXIDERMY - Black Bear skin (Ursus americanus), circa 1978, skin with head mount, jaw agape, 142cm long nose to tail...
Price Achieved:
£180.00.

176 :: A quantity of silver, silver plated and stainless steel flatware including fish knifes, knifes, forks, spoons and a fish serving set together with six napkin rings, four made of brass and leather and two in silver, one depicting a Chinese dragon ...
Price Achieved:
£170.00.

 

Full Catalogue

24 :: A pair of moose antlers, circa 1977, mounted on a hardwood plaque, 120cm wide at the farthest points, 87cm high, 80cm at widest inner point...
Price Achieved: £200.00.

25 :: SEWELL (ANNA) Black Beauty, Illustr. by Cecil Aldin, 18 col. plates, orig. pict. cl. gilt, {1912, published by Jarrolds/Boots}; Lionel Edwards, R.I.Sketches in Stable and Kennel, Putnam / Scribner, London / New York, 1936, tan cloth, dustjacket (2) ...
Price Achieved: £18.00.

26 :: GOLF INTEREST: A full set of Mizuno forged irons retailed for Audemars Piguet and endorsed by Sir Nick Faldo to include matching bag and woods...
Price Achieved: £80.00.

27 :: After C.R Stock, Six hand coloured proof engravings of cock fighting, framed with a mahogany and ebonised period frame, 57 x 93cm...
Price Achieved: £70.00.

28 :: A punch bag and a pair of Bryan Club boxing gloves...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

29 :: A pair of Hilkinson Comet 15 x 80 Field Binoculars with cowhide carry case and strap...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

30 :: A vintage 12ft bamboo float road with 21'' cork handle with sliding alloy reel rings together with a small Victorian brass 2'' reel with bone handle (2)...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

31 :: A good collection of books on fly fishing to include: Veniard, John. Fly Dresser's Guide. A & C Black, third impression and A Further Guide to Fly Dressing, 1964 first edition and Fly Tying problems and Their Answers; Falkus, Hugh. Salmon Fishing. Witherby, 1985; Taverner, Eric. Fly ...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

32 :: A Richard Wheatley ''Silver Seal'' aluminium fly box 12 compartments, foam lid unused in original box...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

33 :: ROD: Sage Graphite RPL + 896 9`6''graphite trout fly rod custom built with titanium/sic rings by John Allen in brown, line rate 7,cork handle in Sage cloth bag....
Price Achieved: £80.00.

34 :: A collection of vintage coarse fishing tackle to include a boxed Intrepid Extra fixed spool reel with instructions (mint); a pair of Abu, Sweden Droppen 12g 3/7oz spinners and one other; two unused Abu Toby 4g 1/8oz S trout spinner; two courier wire traces; Bayer 9lb line; shot dispenser and spl...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

35 :: A pair of vintage Hunter Kingfisher waders with studded soles, size 8 (42)...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

36 :: An early Starback 3.5 inch brass and walnut fishing reel, a leather fly wallet; vintage hand lines and weights, nets and line; together with a box of Baldwin's Superior White Cloth Grease-Proof Wadding...
Price Achieved: £95.00.

37 :: A vintage folding landing net made in Scotland; an extending brass gaff made in Ireland; and a wading staff with leather strap and lead base from Perrins, Hereford made in Engalnd (3)...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

38 :: A W&G 1932 Ltd canvas fishing bag containing a variety of vintage monofilament line spools; a weighted antler priest; a Salter brass fish scales; a Big Pal angler's clip; C.Farlow & Co alloy wet fly box; a Harrod's Ltd. London alloy wet & dry fly box; 3 other wet fly boxes and other ...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

39 :: A Victorian ladies riding whip, probably side saddle, with ivory spur and white metal collars...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

40 :: A J.W.Young & Sons Beaudex 4'' Salmon Reel and a Cogswell & Harrison, Sports, Queen Street, Exeter 3.5'' alloy Perfect style fly reel, white handle, smooth constant check, correct smooth brass foot, with unbelmished red agate line guard...
Price Achieved: £70.00.

41 :: Cambrian Fly Fishers of Wales 8ft 3 piece split cane fly rod in unused condition, cork handle still with plastic wrap on and original cloth bag ...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

42 :: Hardy ''Palakona'' Split Bamboo Fly Fishing Rod - The Marvel, No. E.87715, weight 2ozs 12drms 7 ft, 4 wt, 2 tips, aluminum slide band over cork spacer, light green tipped in orange silk wraps, clear agate butt guide, snake intermediates rings, hook keeper, nickel silver ferrules, original labels ...
Price Achieved: £300.00.

43 :: J B Walker of Newcastle 12ft 3 piece hand built split cane salmon rod, red agate butt guide, 22'' cork handle with light alloy reel rings and oroginal cloth bag ...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

44 :: The Striker made in Cork by Jack Lyons Ltd 7ft fibreglass spinning rod with cork handle in cloth bag; and an unused Daiwa 8.5ft #7-8 wt fibreglass fly rod and an unused ''Automatic'' folding landing net with fish measure together with an Intrepid Rimfly 3.5'' trout fly reel...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

45 :: J.J.S. Walker Bampton of Alnwick ''The Lennox'' no. 28606, 9'6'' 3 piece split cane trout fly rod with two top sections, gold close whipped throughout, clear agate butt/tip guides, section stoppers, cork handle with black Hardy style reel fittings, in original cloth bag and includes alloy tube wit...
Price Achieved: £45.00.

46 :: C.Farlow & Co. Ltd ''The Coombe Richards'' 13.5ft 3 piece 'Holdfast' split cane Salmon Fly Rod with two top sections, turned wood stopper, red agate line guide to top and butt section, 24'' cork handle in original Farlow's cloth bag, unused condition...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

47 :: Perrins of Hereford 9ft ''Wyelander'' two piece glassfibre spinning rod with cork handle and cloth bag; ''The Torridge Fly Nine'' 1973 two piece green fibreglass 9ft fly rod with cork handle and cloth bag; M. Roagn and Sons of Ballyshannon two piece 9ft 6'' split cane fly rodwith red agate line gu...
Price Achieved: £35.00.

49 :: A Hardy Brothers Ltd leather fly wallet 16cm x 10cm; a Hardy of England paper wallet of hook to nylon (size 12 hook); a House of Hardy dry fly selection unused in presentation box (12 flies); a Hardy Bros Ltd folding alloy and brass trout landing net with cork handle; a Hardy Bros Ltd fold...
Price Achieved: £120.00.