"Britannia" by Kelson, George M.

Author Kelson, George M.
Book The Salmon Fly
Book Edition N/A
Page 123
"Excellent Wye pattern and an old standard on the Thurso."
Tags bernard, wye, thurso,


  • Tag: Gold twist
  • Tail: Golden Pheasant topping
  • Butt: Black herl
  • Body: Red-orange Seal's fur
  • Rib: Gold
  • Wing: Shovel duck, Golden Pheasant topping
  • Sides: Jungle Cock
  • Cheeks: Chatterer
  • Horns: Blue Macaw
  • Head: Dark blue hackle

Original material

As written in the book:

TAG. Gold twist (plenty).
TAIL. A topping.
BUTT. Black herl.
BODY. Red-orange Seal's fur.
RIBS. Gold tinsel.
WINGS. Shovel duck and a topping.
SIDES. Jungle.
CHEEKS. Chatterer.
HORNS. Blue Macaw.
HEAD. Dark blue hackle.