"The Lochy No. 1" by Francis, Francis

Author Francis, Francis
Book A Book on Angling
Book Edition N/A
Page 360
Tags riverlochy,


  • Tag: Silver twist
  • Tail: Golden pheasant topping, three or four strands red parrot
  • Body: Two turns of yellow and red crewel, black crewel
  • Rib: Gold
  • Throat: Black, blue jay
  • Underwing: Golden pheasant tippet
  • Wing: Brown mallard with mixed wood-duck and guinea
  • Horns: Blue macaw

Cites list

This pattern contains cites material. The following list is a suggestion of substitutes you can use for this pattern.

Animal Substitutes
  • Feather - Tail => Swan : Feather - Wing
  • Feather - Tail => Turkey : Feather - Tail

Original material

As written in the book:

Tag, silver twist; tail, a topping and three or four sprigs of red parrot ; body, two turns of yellow, ditto of red, and the rest of black crewel; gold tinsel; black hackle only at the shoulder, with a blue jay over it; under wing, tippet with slips of brown mallard over, mixed wood-duck and gallina above that; blue macaw ribs.

Long material list

Part Material Type Color
Tag Tinsel - Twist Silver      
Tail Pheasant - Golden
Latin: Chrysolophus pictus
Feather - Head Natural
Latin: Order: Psittaciformes
Three or four strands
Body Crewel
Two turns
Two turns
Crewel Black      
Rib Tinsel Gold      
Throat Chicken - Cock
Latin: Gallus gallus domesticus
Feather - Neck Black      
Blue Jay Feather - Wing Blue      
Wing - underwing Pheasant - Golden
Latin: Chrysolophus pictus
Feather - Neck Natural
Wing Mallard
Latin: Anas platyrhynchos
Feather Brown      
Wood Duck
Latin: Aix sponsa
Feather Natural
Guinea Feather Natural
Horns Macaw
Latin: Tribe: Arini
Feather - Tail Blue      

Materials in pattern

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