Shrimp flies pattern description



Faughan shrimp

 
Hook Single, double or treble # 6 -12
tag Fine oval gold tinsel
Tail hackle Golden pheasant red body feather
Rib Fine or medium oval gold tinsel
Rear body Orange silk
Center hackle Orange cock
Rib Fine oval gold tinsel
Front body Claret silk
Front hackle Red cock hackle
Wings Jungle cock
Head Red

A fly used on the Swinford stretch of R. Moy.

May not be used commercial without written permission.