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

*05/08/22 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 Family Rods
Payne Rod Co. Rods
H.L. Leonard Rod Co. Rods
Other Makers Rods/Reels

F.E. Thomas Rod Co Rods


Vintage 9' 2pc Thomas Browntone

Price Reduced 

Item #2001 


c1941 Thomas 7 1/2' 2pc Dry Fly Rod

Item #2009

SOLD

Vintage Thomas 8' Special

#2109 

Price Reduced 



Vintage 9' Thomas Special Dry Fly Rod

Item #2011 

Price Reduced 


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

Item #1807

Price Reduced



12' Thomas Special Two-hand Salmon Fly Rod

Price Reduced 

Item #2119 

14' Thomas Special Two-hand Salmon Fly Rod

SOLD

10 1/2' Thomas Special Dry Fly Salmon Rod

Item #2121

Price Reduced 


Thomas Dirigo 8 1/2' Dry Fly Trout Rod

SOLD


Vintage Thomas Browntone 8' Dry Fly Rod

SOLD


Vintage Thomas 7 1/2' 2pc Dry Fly Trout Rod

SOLD

9' Thomas Favorite 3/2 Trolling Rod

#1504

SOLD

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

Item #1808 

Sold










Edwards Family Rods


8 1/2' W.E. Edwards Model #50 Quadrate

#2102

SOLD

Vintage W.E. Edwards 7' 2pc Quadrate Fly Rod

SOLD


Hardy Rods/Reels

Vintage 3" Hardy St. George Fly Reel

#2116



Vintage 1940s Hardy 3 1/8" Uniqua Fly Reel

#2111

Price Reduced


Pre-War Hardy 3 7/8" St. John Fly Reel

Item #2006

Price Reduced 

Hardy St. John 3 7/8" Wartime Finish Fly Reel

Item #2202


Hardy 3 3/4" Wide Spool Uniqua Fly Reel

 Item #2203


H.L. Leonard Rod Co. Rods

Pre-Fire H.L. Leonard 9' Catskill #45 Fly Rod

SOLD 

Item #2114


Pre-Fire H.L. Leonard Model 50DF Tournament 8' 3/2

SOLD

HL Leonard Bangor Maine Marked Fly Rod

Vintage 8 1/2' Mills "Standard"

Item #1516

Sold




Orvis Rods

Orvis "Limited Edition" 8' 2pc Fly Rod

SOLD

10 Orvis Impregnated light salmon rod

Vintage Orvis 9' "Pat Pend" Fly Rod

#2101


Orvis "99" 8' 2pc Fly Rod

#2103

SOLD

Orvis Light Salmon 10' 3pc Fly Rod

SOLD


Payne Rod Co. Rods


Payne 7' Highland 2pc Fly Rod

Price Reduced

Item #1611 

Payne 9' Model 400 Dry Fly Salmon rod
*Price Reduced*

#1002

Payne Dry Fly Salmon Rod







Other Rods & Reels, Etc.


Vintage Engerbretson 7' 2pc Fly Rod

#2110 

Price Reduced 

Vintage 9' Shakespeare Trout Rod

#1230

Price Reduced



8' Granger Special Fly Rod

#2128

SOLD

Goodwin Granger 9' Aristocrat Fly Rod

SOLD

Item #2002 


10' George Varney Fly Rod

Made for Wm Read & Sons 

SOLD

Richard Wheatley Swing Leaf 80 Fly Box 

SOLD

8 1/2' "The Divine Rod" Wood Trolling Rod

Item #2123

Price Reduced 


12' Unmarked Early Chubb Fly Rod

Item #2124 

Price Reduced 


Vintage 53" Leather Travel Rod Tube

Item #2126 

Price Reduced 


Vintage 60" Leather Travel Rod Tube

Item #2127

Price Reduced 

Vintage Malloch's Fly Box w/ Salmon Flies

Item #2135

Price Reduced  

9' Heddon Model #8 Fly Rod

Item #2131

8 1/2' Wright & McGill "Stream & Lake" Fly rod

#2129

9' Heddon Folsom #1510 Fly Rod

Item #2130

SOLD

Reels



Early Pflueger Bond Casting Reel

Item #1913

Price Reduced



Pflueger Medalist Model 1494

Item #1908

Price Reduced


Pflueger Medalist Model 1494

Item #1909 

Price Reduced


Rare Charlton 8500 1.2 Signature Series Fly Reel

Item #2112

Price Reduced 


Vintage Pflueger Supreme Casting Reel

Item #1912 

Price Reduced 


Vintage Pflueger Medalist 1495 Fly Reel

Item #2113

Price Reduced 


Vintage Julius Vom Hofe "B" Ocean Reel

Item #2134

SOLD

Early Pflueger 1492 Medalist Pat. Pend Fly Reel

Price Reduced

Vintage Dingley 3 1/4" St. George Style Fly Reel for JJS Walker Bampton

#2202 

Price Reduced 


Vintage Early Pflueger 1494 Medalist 3 1/4" Fly Reel

#2203

SOLD

JW Young 3" Wide Spool Fly Reel

Item #2204

Price Reduced 

Vintage Early Pflueger 1495 1/2 Medalist Fly Reel

#2205 

SOLD


**All items shipped to addresses in the USA have a 3 day inspection period, and a return can be initiated within that period for a full refund, less shipping and insurance.  No Returns on International shipped items.

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