Shrimp flies pattern description



Begley's ginger shrimp
 

 
Hook Single, double or treble # 6 -12
Tag Fine oval silver tinsel
Rear hackle Golden pheasant red body feather, wound
Rib Fine or medium oval silver tinsel
Rear body Flat cobber tinsel
Centre hackle Ginger cock
Rib Fine or medium oval silver tinsel
Front body Golden yellow floss silk
Wings Jungle cock, flat & divided
Front hackle Ginger cock
Head Black

A fly from Cork Blackwater and named from the inventor Brendan Begley.

May not be used commercial without written permission.