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Brindley John Ayers Catalogue of Vintage and Collectable Fishing Tackle

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Reels of Brass and or Wood Ebonite

       
BWE-1551 3-1/2" x 2.3/4"  early Victorian all brass  wide drum Salmon winch, dating c 1830, reel having heavy full size check housing on opposite side to handle ,triple brass pillars with flat  brass bar to hold  foot,  foot blade made from sheet brass with perforated edges , and riveted to flat bar bridge with 5 iron pins, the perforated edges of foot were for binding reel to handle of the rod with leather strips or thongs, this is a very large size reel for this era,  and very few of these large old winches turn up,   reel having curved winding arm with original bone handle knob, heavy check clicker from the raised full rear housing, reel in very good condition for age, reel has never been polished, and retains it old aging patina,  scarce collectors reel, circa 1830

 POSTAGE TO UK ADDRESSES. = 5  WORLDWIDE Postage= 12, includes packing ( tube for rods )with insurance please note that postage for multiple similar items ( rods together or reels together Etc ) can be combined in one parcel to save on costs , please ask for a combined postage cost if several similar items are bought,

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BWE-1660 4" x 2.1/2" wide Malloch's alloy side caster spinning reel fitted with Gibbs lock lever, reel in superb original condition, retaining all the original bronzing to brass and black lead to alloy,  winding plate having  Malloch's Patent in enclosed oval logo,   large horn handle, large brass guide ring ,with Gibbs  lock lever with ivorine handle, reel having rim mounted on/off check lever, with reversible spool, superb collector

POSTAGE TO UK ADDRESSES. = 5  WORLDWIDE Postage= 13 tracked., includes packing ( tube for rods )with insurance please note that postage for multiple similar items ( rods together or reels together Etc ) can be combined in one parcel to save on costs , please ask for a combined postage cost if several similar items are bought,

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BWE-1661 Rare 3.3/4" x 2" Malloch's all brass Side caster spinning reel in  superb best possible condition,  this not often seen model having no lock mechanism fitted,  so foot just twists into casting position, and twists back, this is the 2nd model with reversible spool,  large tapered horn handle, rim mounted check lever, , reel retaining all the original bronzing to brass,  with inner spool having hot lacquer finish

POSTAGE TO UK ADDRESSES. = 5  WORLDWIDE Postage= 12, includes packing ( tube for rods )with insurance please note that postage for multiple similar items ( rods together or reels together Etc ) can be combined in one parcel to save on costs , please ask for a combined postage cost if several similar items are bought,

 

 

 

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BWE-1663 7.3/4" x 1.5/8" wide  Mahogany Scarborough Centrepin lining reel with 4 large ventilations to spool, reel for Ocean  line fishing for Cod & Mackerel, superb quality and condition,  fine collector reel, heavy brass foot and spine retaining most of the original hot lacquer to brass,, with large brass wing nutt to drum spindle, , twin very large  Beachwood handles  retained with  heavy brass screws, very fine reel 1 

POSTAGE TO UK ADDRESSES. = 5  WORLDWIDE Postage= 12, includes packing with insurance please note that postage for multiple similar items ( rods together or reels together Etc ) can be combined in one parcel to save on costs ,

 

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BWE-1664 6" x 2" wide Walnut Scarborough Centrepin lining reel with 4 large ventilations to spool,   lovely dark  patina 2 large bulbous hardwood ( walnut )  handles  heavy brass foot and spine with round lock nut,  superb  collector reel of best quality wood

POSTAGE TO UK ADDRESSES. = 5  WORLDWIDE Postage= 12, includes packing with insurance please note that postage for multiple similar items ( rods together or reels together Etc ) can be combined in one parcel to save on costs ,

 

 

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BWE-1665 5" x 1.1/2" Scarborough Nottingham spine back Centrepin reel in fine original condition, 4 ventilations to spool, brass foot and spine, twin bulbous Rosewood handles on elliptical brass seats reel in very fine original condition, nice patina

POSTAGE TO UK ADDRESSES. = 5  WORLDWIDE Postage= 12, includes packing with insurance please note that postage for multiple similar items ( rods together or reels together Etc ) can be combined in one parcel to save on costs ,

 

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BWE-1667 6" x 2" Heaton Patent "SUN" Centrepin Nottingham reel  for trolling or salt water,  fine original condition, retaining its  ageing patina, twin bulbous handles on brass seats, large brass wing drum lock screw, , small nibble to 1 handle , , on/off sliding check button to back, reel brass lined inside back and spool having brass inner back, fine quility buile, nice original condition. Sun and patents stamped into brass spine, reel circa 1920's

POSTAGE TO UK ADDRESSES. = 5  WORLDWIDE Postage= 12, includes packing with insurance please note that postage for multiple similar items ( rods together or reels together Etc ) can be combined in one parcel to save on costs ,

 

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BWE-1668 Rare 3.1/4" x 1.7/8" Malloch's all brass Side caster spinning reel in  superb best possible condition,  this not often seen model having no lock mechanism fitted,  so foot just twists into casting position, and twists back, this is the 2nd model with reversible spool,  large tapered horn handle, rim mounted check lever, , reel retaining all the original bronzing to brass,  with inner spool having hot lacquer finish

POSTAGE TO UK ADDRESSES. = 5  WORLDWIDE Postage= 12, includes packing with insurance please note that postage for multiple similar items ( rods together or reels together Etc ) can be combined in one parcel to save on costs ,

 

 

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BWE-1669 Rare 3.1/4" x 1.7/8" Malloch's Alloy Side caster spinning reel in fine original  condition, , brass foot and guide ring, this not often seen model having no lock mechanism fitted,  so foot just twists into casting position, and twists back, this is the 2nd model with reversible spool,  large tapered horn handle, rim mounted check lever, reel retaining most of the original  black leading to alloy,  and bronzing to brass,  a fine collector reel

POSTAGE TO UK ADDRESSES. = 5  WORLDWIDE Postage= 12, includes packing with insurance please note that postage for multiple similar items ( rods together or reels together Etc ) can be combined in one parcel to save on costs ,

 

 

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BWE-1670 3.1/4" x 1.7/8" Malloch's Alloy Side caster spinning reel in fine original  condition, this is the 2nd model with reversible spool,  large tapered horn handle, rim mounted check lever, alloy body and spool, brass foot and guide ring,  , twist foot lock mechanism is of the sliding  brass button type,  reel retaining most of the original  black leading to alloy,  and bronzing to brass,  a fine collector reel

POSTAGE TO UK ADDRESSES. = 5  WORLDWIDE Postage= 12, includes packing with insurance please note that postage for multiple similar items ( rods together or reels together Etc ) can be combined in one parcel to save on costs ,

 

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BWE-1671 4" Malloch's of Perth all brass side caster spinning reel in very  fine original condition, ,2nd model with reversible spool , reel seem not to have been used very much, retaining all the original bronzing and hot lacquer to spool, , large horn handle  spring "D" spool release latch, and sliding brass lock pin with round brass  etched head,  super collector reel

POSTAGE TO UK ADDRESSES. = 5  WORLDWIDE Postage= 12, includes packing with insurance please note that postage for multiple similar items ( rods together or reels together Etc ) can be combined in one parcel to save on costs ,

 

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BWE-1672 4" 1st model " Malloch's of Perth all brass side caster spinning reel in very  fine original condition, this 1st  model with non spool held with  iron screw is in best possible condition,  , reel seem not to have been  used and retaining all the original bronzing and hot lacquer to spool, fitted with early  sliding lock pin with small round head fitted into brass enclosed channel, suburb reel quite early

POSTAGE TO UK ADDRESSES. = 5  WORLDWIDE Postage= 12, includes packing with insurance please note that postage for multiple similar items ( rods together or reels together Etc ) can be combined in one parcel to save on costs ,

 

 

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BWE-1673 3.3/3" earlier 1st model " Malloch's of Perth all brass side caster  spinning reel in very  fine original condition, this 1st  model with non reversible spool held with  iron drum screw is in very fine condition for age,  reel seem not to have been  used and retaining all the original bronzing and hot lacquer to spool, this reel is  fitted with early early Matchlock hairpin spring steel locking mechanism, suburb reel quite early circa 1880's

POSTAGE TO UK ADDRESSES. = 5  WORLDWIDE Postage= 12, includes packing with insurance please note that postage for multiple similar items ( rods together or reels together Etc ) can be combined in one parcel to save on costs ,

 

 

 

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BWE-1674 4" Malloch's of Perth all brass side caster spinning reel in very  fine original condition, ,2nd model with reversible spool , Malloch's oval logo to faceplate,  reel in fine little  used condition , retaining most of the original bronzing and hot lacquer to spool, , large horn handle  spring "D" spool release latch, and sliding brass lock pin with round brass  etched head pin,  super collector reel

POSTAGE TO UK ADDRESSES. = 5  WORLDWIDE Postage= 12, includes packing with insurance please note that postage for multiple similar items ( rods together or reels together Etc ) can be combined in one parcel to sav

 

 

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BWE-1675 2.1/2" x 1.1/2" wide " Malloch's Alloy Side caster spinning reel in fine original  condition, this is the 2nd model with reversible spool,  large tapered horn handle, rim mounted  sliding button check , alloy body and spool, brass foot and guide ring,  , twist foot lock mechanism is of the sliding  brass button type,  reel retaining most of the original  black leading to alloy,  and bronzing to brass,  a fine  rare small size reel for the Malloch's collector

POSTAGE TO UK ADDRESSES. = 5  WORLDWIDE Postage= 12, includes packing with insurance please note that postage for multiple similar items ( rods together or reels together Etc ) can be combined in one parcel to save on costs ,

 

 

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BWE-1676 4.1/2" x 2" wide A. Carter & Co Mahogany Nottingham star back reel is super original condition, , twin light horn handles on brass elliptical seats,  Slater drum latch, , with A Carter logo stamped to base of foot, reel in fine  little used condition, circa 19 40's

POSTAGE TO UK ADDRESSES. = 5  WORLDWIDE Postage= 12, includes packing with insurance please note that postage for multiple similar items ( rods together or reels together Etc ) can be combined in one parcel to save on costs ,

 

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BWE-1679 4" x 1.3/4" named David Slater hardwood  Nottingham reel in very fine condition, twin light horn handles on brass elliptical seats,  Slater drum latch, alloy back to spool,  this is a fine quality  build reel , in fine original condition,  chromed calliper spring steel check. retaining all the early patina, Slater oval logo stamped to base of foot.

POSTAGE TO UK ADDRESSES. = 5  WORLDWIDE Postage= 12, includes packing with insurance please note that postage for multiple similar items ( rods together or reels together Etc ) can be combined in one parcel to save on costs ,

 

 

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BWE-1680 4.1/2" x 2" J. Bernard & Son  5 Church Road Piccadilly, London all brass Salmon fly reel in very fine condition, fixed calliper check, large horn handle , reel retaining most of the original bronzing

POSTAGE TO UK ADDRESSES. = 5  WORLDWIDE Postage= 12, includes packing with insurance please note that postage for multiple similar items ( rods together or reels together Etc ) can be combined in one parcel to save on costs ,

 

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BWE-1681 2.1/2" x 1.1/8" all brass P.D. Malloch's the "Sun & Planet" multiplying fly reel in very fine condition, plain ivorine handle, correct for the smallest Sun & Planets, very rare smallest size reel in super condition, retaining all the original bronzing, circa 1890.

POSTAGE TO UK ADDRESSES. = 5  WORLDWIDE Postage= 12, includes packing with insurance please note that postage for multiple similar items ( rods together or reels together Etc ) can be combined in one parcel to save on costs ,

 

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BWE-1682 4" x 1.7/8" C. Farlow  & Co Ltd London, all alloy the "Patent Lever" No-3174 complete in original C. Farlow Block Leather case reel in fine condition, retaining most of the original black lead finish,  cast alloy foot, 2 screws holding winding plate, large tapered  horn handle, the original Farlow block leather case is in very fine condition

POSTAGE TO UK ADDRESSES. = 5  WORLDWIDE Postage= 12, includes packing with insurance please note that postage for multiple similar items ( rods together or reels together Etc ) can be combined in one parcel to save on costs ,

 

 

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BWE-1683 4.3/4" Un-named Heaton's all brass "Hercules" Salmon fly reel in superb original condition, large horn handle single domed drum screw  screwed construction, square pillared foot bridges, reel retaining all the original bronzing to brass, this is just a superb reel for the collector reel circa 1895

POSTAGE TO UK ADDRESSES. = 5  WORLDWIDE Postage= 12, includes packing with insurance please note that postage for multiple similar items ( rods together or reels together Etc ) can be combined in one parcel to save on costs ,

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BWE-1684 4.3/8" The "Straun Patent " Brass and alloy narrow drum Salmon fly reel in very fine original condition, ivorine handle,  recesses and dished centre to spindle with milled edge nickel silver tension adjuster and lock screw,  bridged foot with quadruple pillars in brass and brass back plate and alloy spool. super reel with most of the original bronzing to brass, fine collector item

POSTAGE TO UK ADDRESSES. = 5  WORLDWIDE Postage= 12, includes packing with insurance please note that postage for multiple similar items ( rods together or reels together Etc ) can be combined in one parcel to save on costs ,

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BWE-1685 4.1/4" Malloch's of Perth Half ebonite Salmon fly reel with fixed calliper check, nickel silver rims, ivorine handle, bridged foot  quadruple brass pillars, 2 screws holding face plate,  Malloch's shield logo stamped to brass faceplate, reel retaining its original bronzing,  ebonite back plate with no cracks, very light line marks by one pillar, reel circa 1890

POSTAGE TO UK ADDRESSES. = 5  WORLDWIDE Postage= 12, includes packing with insurance please note that postage for multiple similar items ( rods together or reels together Etc ) can be combined in one parcel to save on costs ,

 

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BWE-1687 4.3/4" x 2.5/8" wide Malloch's of Perth wide drum Mahseer  side caster reel in very  fine original condition, this not often seen very large 2nd model with reversible spool , reel seem not to have been used very much, retaining all the original bronzing and hot lacquer to spool, , large horn handle  spring "D" spool release latch, and sliding brass lock pin with round brass  etched head,  super collector reel

POSTAGE TO UK ADDRESSES. = 5  WORLDWIDE Postage= 12, includes packing with insurance please note that postage for multiple similar items ( rods together or reels together Etc ) can be combined in one parcel to save on costs ,

 

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BWE-1689 4.1/4" x 2" wide R. Anderson & Sons Princess Street, Edinburgh all brass Birmingham Salmon fly reel in very fine original condition,  face plate with raised centre with 2 iron screws holding winding plate, with large  horn handle and 2 incised circles to edges,  curved plate  bridge foot held with 2 iron pins, reel retaining most of the original bronzing, circa 1890

POSTAGE TO UK ADDRESSES. = 5  WORLDWIDE Postage= 12, includes packing with insurance please note that postage for multiple similar items ( rods together or reels together Etc ) can be combined in one parcel to save on costs ,

 

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BWE-1690 A very fine Malloch's all brass side caster reel in very fine original condition, 1st early model with none reversible spool , spool held with iron screw tapered horn handle , twist foot and guide held in position with early flint-lock style spring, reel in super condition and retaining most of the original bronzing, reel dating to circa 1886

 

POSTAGE TO UK ADDRESSES. = 5  WORLDWIDE Postage= 12, includes packing with insurance please note that postage for multiple similar items ( rods together or reels together Etc ) can be combined in one parcel to save on costs ,

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BWE-1691 2.3/8" x 1.1/8" C. Farlow & C0  191 the Strand London all brass Birmingham fly reel in very fine condition with all the early bronzing and lacquer patina white bone handle iron screw to faceplate ,  smooth brass foot with fish logo,  back plate with engraved Farlow details, complete in its original  Farlow block leather case nice tight little used reel circa 1890 ( BWE 1696 )

POSTAGE TO UK ADDRESSES. = 5  WORLDWIDE Postage= 12, includes packing with insurance please note that postage for multiple similar items ( rods together or reels together Etc ) can be combined in one parcel to save on costs ,

 

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BWE-1692 This fine early Chas Farlow , Maker all brass patent Lever No 2273 salmon fly reel in super collector condition, 3-3/4" diameter, wide drum, had a shaped horn handle, 2 screw face plate, back plate with half penny drag adjuster, smooth constant check, back plate engraved Patent Lever, No 2273, C Farlow & Co, Maker, 191 Strand London, original foot with square hole, all original pillars screw and fittings, fully working, and comes with matching Farlow block leather reel case, red baize lined, original strap and buckle, owners name GRANGE block impressed to front, superb condition reel and case, dates c 1900

this reel is also on my eBay shop under number 121620465071

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