Bernard Venables own Farlow 3″ alloy fly reel with signed certificate, a piece of angling history
Rare Charles Farlow 3” alloy trout fly reel, formerly the property of Bernard Venables OBE,
complete with letter of authenticity from Angling Auctions dated September 2003, signed by Eileen Venables and Neil Freeman, the reel in fine working condition with ventilated face plate, original black handle, smooth constant check, and engraved to backplate “Bernard Venables”, a rare piece of angling history to use or add to your your BV collection
NOTE: I was privileged to meet Venables on a few occasions and the picture attached shows him visiting my tackle room many years ago, so long ago, I had a moustache !!