"Achentoul (grewcock) Grewcock" by Barry Grewcock

Author Barry Grewcock
Book The Fly Dresser’s Guide to Classic Salmon and Sea Trout Flies
Book Edition N/A
Description Named after a Helmsdale beat


  • Tag: Oval gold and red floss
  • Tail: Topping and Amherst Pheasant topping
  • Butt: Black Ostrich herl
  • Body: Rear third flat gold, rest red Seal’s fur
  • Hackle: Red cock over Seal
  • Rib: Oval gold
  • Throat: Blue Gallina
  • Wings: Tippet under married Peacock wing, red and yellow Swan, repeated. Bronze Mallard and topping over
  • Sides: Jungle Cock
  • Cheeks: Indian Crow
  • Horns: Red and yellow Macaw
  • Head: Red