|Author||Kelson, George M.|
|Book||The Salmon Fly|
|Tags||mcnicol, thurso, forss, halladale, helmsdale, naver,|
- Tag: Silver twist, yellow silk
- Tail: Golden Pheasant topping, Indian Crow
- Butt: Black herl
- Body:1/2 silver, butted with Parrot above and below, black herl. 1/2 gold
- Ribs: Oval gold tinsel from center
- Hackle: Gold over gold
- Throat: Green, matching Parrot in tone
As written in the book:
TAG. Silver twist and yellow silk.
TAIL. A topping and Indian Crow.
BUTT. Black herl.
BODY. In two equal sections: No. 1, Silver tinsel, butted with Parrot above and below and black herl: No. 2, gold tinsel with a gold hackle from centre butt.
THROAT. A green hackle (matching Parrot in tone).
RIBS. Gold tinsel (oval) from centre.
RIVERS : Thurso, Forss, Halladale, Helmsdale and Naver.