Barry Grantham custom built The Mulberry Whin 8′ split cane dry fly rod #5
Barry Grantham “The Mulberry Whin” 8’ 2 piece impregnated cane fast taper trout fly rod for line rate #5. The butt is handwritten “The Mulberry Whin made by B. Grantham for his friend Tim Gaunt-Baker 2011”.A USA style fast taper butt pattern rod. A one-off rod and you will not see another. The guides are whipped black- tipped olive. A Jungle Cock feather decoration is forward of the text. Traditional blackened bronze ferrule. A high grade 6” cork handles over decorative wooden reel seat and nickel fittings. The rod is in fine condition, straight with a good middle tip action. It makes an excellent dry fly rod for the Test or similar rivers with a traditional look and feel. The rod comes in the maker’s original bag.