"Salmon: No.16" by Tolfrey, Frederick

Author Tolfrey, Frederick
Book Jones's Guide to Norway
Book Edition N/A
Page 88
Description Known as "The Parson", or "The Canary"


  • Hook: No.8 or 9
  • Tail: Golden pheasant topping
  • Tip: Gold twist
  • Body: Yellow silk
  • Rib: Flat gold
  • Hackle: Yellow
  • Throat: Yellow macaw
  • Wing: Four golden pheasant toppings
  • Head: Yellow.

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Animal Substitutes

Original material

As written in the book:

Hook - 8 or 9.
Tail - Golden Topping.
Tip - Gold twist.
Body - Yellow silk.
Ribbed - Flat gold tinsel.
Legs - Dyed yellow hackle.
Throat - Yellow macaw.
Wing - Four golden toppings.
Head - Yellow.

Long material list

Part Material Type Color
Tail Pheasant - Golden
Latin: Chrysolophus pictus
Feather - Head Natural
Tip Tinsel - Twist Gold      
Body Silk Yellow      
Rib Tinsel - Flat Gold      
Hackle Chicken - Cock
Latin: Gallus gallus domesticus
Feather - Neck Yellow      
Throat Macaw
Latin: Tribe: Arini
Feather Yellow      
Wing Pheasant - Golden
Latin: Chrysolophus pictus
Feather - Head Natural
Head Yellow      

Materials in pattern

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