Thomas Rod Company - Makers of fine bambo fishing rods since 1896
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Vintage Rods/Reels

*11/10/18 UPDATED*

From time to time, we are privileged to offer vintage rods, reels, and other tackle for sale.

Trades of vintage Rods, Reels or high quality Guitars will be considered on a case by case basis. Please contact us at (207) 659-3270 to discuss trades.

Please feel free to contact us to have additional, or larger photos emailed to you, for any of the items listed.

F.E. Thomas Rod Co. Rods
Hardy Rods/Reels
Orvis Rods/Reels
Edwards Rod Co. Rods
Payne Rod Co. Rods
H.L. Leonard Rod Co. Rods
Other Makers Rods/Reels

F.E. Thomas Rod Co Rods


Vintage 5' 1pc Carlson -Thomas Rod Co. Fly Rod

#1802

*Price Reduced*


Vintage 9' Thomas Dirigo Dry Fly Rod

#1702

 Price Reduced


#1606

SOLD



Early 8 1/2' 2pc F.E. Thomas Trolling Rod

#1403

Price Reduced


Vintage 8'6" CW "Sam" Carlson Thomas "Four"

#1807


8 1/2' Thomas Dirigo Trout Rod

#1221

SOLD

8.5 Thomas Dirigo Trout Rod

9 1/2' Thomas Dirigo Dry Fly Salmon Rod

#1609



Very Early F.E. Thomas Dirigo c1910 Trout Rod
#1207

SOLD

F.E. Thomas Dirigo c1910 Trout Rod

Very Early F.E. Thomas Trade Rod

"The Isaak Walton"

#1300

SOLD


Thomas Dirigo 8 1/2' Dry Fly Trout Rod

#1303



Thomas Special 9' Trout Rod
*Price Reduced*

#1153

Thomas Special 9 Trout Rod

Thomas Dirigo 8 1/2' Trout Rod
SOLD

8.5

9' Thomas Favorite 3/2 Trolling Rod

#1504

SOLD

c1902 F.E. Thomas Dirigo 8'6" 3/2

Item #1808 


Early 10' F.E. Thomas Special Restored Trout Rod
SOLD

F.E. Thomas Special Trout Rod - Restored

c1948 F.E. Thomas 8 1/2' Dirigo Trout rod

Item #1801 


c1948 F.E. Thomas 9 1/2'

"Thomas Favorite" Light Salmon Fly rod

SOLD



Trade Rod

#1416


Edwards Rod Co. Rods

Unmarked 8 1/2' E.W. Edwards Fly Rod

#1410

SOLD


9' Winchester Rod Edwards Trade Rod

#1228

SOLD



Hardy Rods/Reels

Vintage 9 1/2' Hardy Palakona Trout Rod
SOLD

#1144


Vintage Hardy 9' 2pc Salmon Rod
SOLD

#1145

Hardy 9 2pc Salmon Rod


H.L. Leonard Rod Co. Rods

Very Early 10 1/2' H.L. Leonard "Wm Mills Sole Agents" Fly Rod
Sold

H.L Leonard Wm Mills Sole Agents Fly Rod

Very Early 10' H.L. Leonard "Bangor, ME" Marked Fly Rod
Sold

HL Leonard Bangor Maine Marked Fly Rod

Vintage 8 1/2' Mills "Standard"

Item #1516



Orvis Rods

Orvis "Limited Edition" 8' 2pc Fly Rod

#1602

10 Orvis Impregnated light salmon rod

Orvis 8' 3" Graphite Fly Rod

#1603

SOLD

Orvis Wes Jordan Impregated Fly Rod

Orvis 9' 2pc Graphite Fly Rod

#1604


Orvis Light Salmon 10' 3pc Fly Rod

#1608


Payne Rod Co. Rods


8' Payne #201 3pc 2 Tip Trout Rod Made for H&D Folsom Arms Co. New York
Sold

Payne Trout Rod made for H&D Folsom Arms Company

Payne 9' Dry Fly Salmon rod
*Price Reduced*

#1002

Payne Dry Fly Salmon Rod

Payne 10 1/2' Model #420 Light Salmon Rod Made for A&F
Sold

Payne Model 420 Light Salmon Rod

Payne 7' Highland 2/2

Item #1611



 Payne Butt Cap c1932-1968

Item #1899 



Other Rods & Reels, Etc.

9 1/2' Wm Read & Son "Imperial"

#1515


Vintage 9' Shakespeare Trout Rod

#1230



8' Lyon & Colson "L&C Crown" Model #301 by Heddon

#1217

SOLD

Lyon & Colson L&C Crown Model 301 by Heddon

9' Montague Rapidan

#1302

SOLD


9' Granger Special

 Item #1518

Unmarked South Bend Fly Rod

9 1/2' Unmarked English Fly Rod w/Spiked Ferrules

#1214

SOLD

Unmarked English Fly Rod

8 1/2' Unmarked Heddon Fly Rod sold by R.H. Macy
SOLD

#1137

Unmarked Heddon Fly Rod sold by R.H. Macy

8 1/2' Wright & McGill Trade Rod "Weber Monogram #3000"

#1402

SOLD



#1601

Price Reduced


Early 9 1/2' Unmarked Trolling Rod "Montague?"

#1405

Price Reduced



Reels


Hardy 2 7/8" Perfect Fly Reel

SOLD

Item #1607



Pflueger USA Medalist

Model 1494 1/2

 Item #1508

SOLD

Orvis Magnalite Multiplier Reel

Pflueger USA Summit

Model 1993

Item #1509

SOLD


Bellinger Classic 3" Trout Reel w/Arne Mason Case

Item #1610

SOLD


Martin '63' Fly Reel

Item #1510





**All items have a 3 day inspection period, and can be returned within that period for a full refund, less shipping and insurance.

If you are interested in a item that is listed here, or would like information on consigning an item for sale at our shop, please contact us at (207)659-3270, or email us

Prices do not include shipping or insurance.

Thomas Rod Company

:: 19 Sargent Drive :: Brewer, ME 04412