"Standard Flies: 13. Cow Dung Fly" by Blacker, William

Author Blacker, William
Book The Art of Angling
Book Edition December 8th 1843
Page 25


  • Hook: f
  • Body: Lemon mohair
  • Hackle: Cinnamon
  • Wing: Landrail's wing

Original material

As written in the book:

Hook f. - Body, Lemon coloured mohair. Legs, Cinnamon coloured hackle, Wings, Landrail's wing.

Long material list

Part Material Type Color
Body Other Mohair
Hackle Feather
Wing Landrail Feather - Wing Natural

Materials in pattern

We are working on getting more images to cover all parts.

Pattern pictures

By: Håvard Eide - https://flyfisher.org
By: Håvard Eide - https://flyfisher.org