"The Jockie" by Kelson, George M.

Author Kelson, George M.
Book The Salmon Fly
Book Edition N/A
Page 171
"A useful fly in summer on the Dee. It is dressed on small double hooks."
Tags brown, dee,


  • Tag: Silver twist
  • Tail: Golden Pheasant topping
  • Body: 1/3 yellow, dark claret silk
  • Ribs: Oval silver
  • Throat: Coch-a-bonddu
  • Wings: Mallard
  • Sides: Jungle Cock

Original material

As written in the book:

TAG. Silver twist.
TAIL. A topping.
BODY. One-third yellow silk, followed by dark claret silk.
RIBS. Silver tinsel (oval).
THROAT. A coch-a-bonddu hackle.
WINGS. Mallard.
SIDES. Jungle.