Shrimp flies pattern description



Claret tail Bann special shrimp
 

 
Hook Single, double or treble # 6 -12
Tag Fine oval silver tinsel
Rear hackle Golden pheasant red body feather (dyed claret), wound
Rib Fine or medium oval silver tinsel
Rear body Yellow silk
Centre hackle Orange cock
Rib Fine oval silver tinsel
Front body Black silk
Front hackle Badger cock
Wings Jungle cock
Head Black

From the River Bann in Northern Ireland.

May not be used commercial without written permission.