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Peter Stone letter 1972 29th FebruaryPeter Stone writes about barbel fishing in a flood Details

Peter Stone letter 1988 22nd FebruaryPeter Stone's letter to Bob Buteux Details

Peter Stone letter 1992 10th NovemberPeter Stone's letter to John Kelley (misspelled in the letter) Details

Peter Stone painted Christmas cardThis Christmas card was hand painted by Peter Stone Details

Proposed Wye River Board Area - 1948A Wye Board of Conservators proposal from 1948 Details

Reg Righyni's "Sage Fly"Reg Righyni writes about a fly he has developed which he will make public - the Sage Fly Details

Reg Righyni's Grayling questReg Righyni was trying to catch as many grayling as he could from different waters. Here he writes to Graham Swanson about a trip that he helped organise, and an update of progress to date. Details

Richard Walker LettersThis page gives access to a host of Richard Walker letters on a variety of subjects. Details

Richard Walker's hand made reelThese are pictures of the reel Richard Walker made and gave to Jack Thorndike Details

Robert Pashley on modern nylon lineWe take it for granted now but it is interesting to read about Robert Pashley's 'The Wye Wizard' experience in the 1940's Details

Robert Pashley's notes on the salmon kypeThis transcript of a note by Pashley 'The Wye Wizard' discusses what happens to the kype on the male salmon in reply to articles published in 1946. (For current thinking, read 'Seasonal changes in the lower jaw skeleton in male atlantic salmon: remodelling and regression of the kype after spawning' by P Eckhard Witten and Brian K Hall Details

Robert Pashley's Wye salmon catch returnsRobert Pashley, 'The Wye Wizard' caught an unimaginable quantity of salmon in the 1940's, read this and be amazed. Details

Thames Water Authority - fishery byelawsThese are the famous Thames byelaws including the go'er sizes for fish that counted in matches. Undated, it was probably produced in the mid 1970's Details

Waiting for salmon by Robert PashleyThis note is the basis of correspondence between Robert Pashley (the Wye Wizard) and R B Marston about Mr La Branche's visit to the UK and his choice of tackle. Details

White Sea Bream record certificateThis certificate is for the record White Sea Bream of 1 lb 7 ox 4 dr caught by Simon Gavey off Jersey Details

Wye Board of Conservators Netting Problem - 1937Even in 1937 there were concerns about the number of salmon in the River Wye Details

Wye Fisheries Provisional Order 1908This Parliamentary Bill sets out the Definition of the Fishery District and the Constitution of the Board of Conservators. (slow download as there are 16 pages) Details

Wye Fishery Assessments based on the average salmon catches 1954-1962Fascinating information beat by beat down the River Wye of the assessments (in pounds, shillings and pence) of the fisheries and shows the best fishery and the optimum season for each beat. Details

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