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.