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Author Archives: Stefan Duma
We have started a Facebook group and an Instagram page for Antique and Vintage fishing tackle. Facebook group Antique Fishing Tackle is for items of tackle that are 100 plus years old. It’s an open group and anyone can post. … Continue reading
Many thanks for all the great messages and support. Thanks to John Stephenson for his review.
I am please to announce that Men of Trent has been published and we will commence shipping at the end of the week. The books are expected in England on Thursday 14th June. To order follow the link https://menoftrent.com/
Men of Trent will give a history of the Nottingham wooden fishing reel from it’s early beginnings. The book will pinpoint the various developments from the early bush reels, the strap backs, star backs and centre pins. It will … Continue reading
I have been asked if Men of Trent will be available as an ebook. Its something I have not thought about but would welcome your opinion. http://www.menoftrent.com
Register an interest in a new book on the history of the Nottingham Winch http://www.menoftrent.com
Many of you who know me are aware of the fact that I have been working on a book on the history of the Nottingham fishermen and tackle makers for many years now. David Slater is one of the characters … Continue reading
Alfred John Tay was a float maker in Victoria Street Redditch when he invented a rather ingenious method that would enable the angler to change from one type of float to another quickly. Hi invention, a double loop staple — … Continue reading
I would just like to announce that I have finished the book on the early history of the Nottingham Winch. More details to follow.
This Saturday 2nd October, will be the autumn sale at Angling Auctions taking place at Chiswick Town Hall, to view the catalogue online click here. You will have to register to view all the lots.