"The Firey Brown " by Kelson, George M.

Author Kelson, George M.
Book The Salmon Fly
Book Edition N/A
Page 149
Description "I would strongly recommend dressers to apply to Michael Rogan, Ballyshannon, for all shades of fiery brown."
Tags rogan,


  • Tag: Gold twist, light orange silk
  • Tail: Golden Pheasant topping
  • Body: Fiery brown Seal's fur
  • Ribs: Gold
  • Hackle: Fiery brown, from second turn
  • Wings: Golden Pheasant tippet strands, broad strips of Mallard
  • Horns: Blue Macaw
  • Head: Black herl

Original material

As written in the book:

TAG. Gold twist and light orange silk.
TAIL. A topping.
BODY. Fiery brown Seal's fur.
RIBS. Gold tinsel.
HACKLE. Fiery brown hackle, from second turn.
WINGS. Tippet strands, and broad strips of Mallard.
HORNS. Blue Macaw.
HEAD. Black herl.