Day 1 Lot 400a

Richard Walker (b.1918 – d.1985) Archive of Fishing...

Auction Date: 28/07/2021 at 10am



Richard Walker (b.1918 – d.1985) Archive of Fishing Letters 1969-1979. An incredible collection of 22x detailed letters covering all aspects of fishing including rods and their construction and lots more advice - typed and hand signed from Richard Walker/Dick - all written to Nigel White, Linsdale Leighton Buzzard with address from 1969 – November 1971 - after then written to Nigel (no address). First three letters signed in ink Richard Walker June 1969 to January 1970 – then becoming more personal and signed Dick in ink. See 16/9/75 hand written in ink and signed Dick. See 17th July 1970 hand drawn centre piece landing net casting. See 22nd July 1970 hand drawn plan of Rackley Pool and where to fish for carp from, plus 3x sketches of simple canvas fishing shelters incl one used by Fred Taylor. See 27th April 1971 hand written details of useful flies for Reservoir (10x plus sizes); and 4x flies for Chub, and 5x flies for Rudd again incl sizes. See 6th May 1971 signed in Dick Walker’s Absence. Contents deal with different rods for different fishing, how where to fish, et al – for detailed information go to -

Guide Price: £800.00 - £1000.00

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