Arthur Smith Oxford

Do you know of a good traditional fishing tackle shop, past and present.
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Arthur Smith Oxford

Post by SmilerSmith » Wed Apr 06, 2016 1:04 pm

Does anybody remember Arthur Smith fishing tackle shop in Magdelen Road Oxford?

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Re: Arthur Smith Oxford

Post by Kevin » Wed Apr 06, 2016 1:08 pm

pm sent Smiler

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Re: Arthur Smith Oxford

Post by ThamesTrotter » Fri May 27, 2016 7:05 pm

yes, he had a son too,aubrey smith who was a well known local angler. he had a shop in magdellan road .cowley and moved to cutteslow area and his shop was taken over by steve johnson as north oxford tackle.

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Re: Arthur Smith Oxford

Post by Mark » Wed Oct 26, 2016 7:36 pm

Chaps, I have had a lovely email today from Marylin Smith the Daughter of Arthur Smith, she has asked me to pass this message on to you.

I am not really a fisher woman, although was, as a child. I just wanted to reply to the people who were talking about my Father, Arthur Smith, who had a fishing tackle shop in Magdalen Road, Oxford. If you can reply on my behalf, dad died age 94 11 years ago, and Aubrey, my brother who they also mention is still a keen fisherman at 82

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Marylin Smith
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Re: Arthur Smith Oxford

Post by Paul D » Wed Oct 26, 2016 7:59 pm

That's lovely Mark, thank you
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