"Carron" by Pryce-Tannatt, Thomas Edwin

Author Pryce-Tannatt, Thomas Edwin
Book How to Dress Salmon Flies
Book Edition N/A
Page 232


  • Hook: 1 1/2 to 2 inches
  • Body: Orange Berlin wool
  • Rib: Flat silver, scarlet floss, silver thread
  • Hackle: Black Heron from the fourth turn of silver
  • Throat: Teal
  • Wing: Brown Mallard strips, short

Original material

As written in the book:

(hook, 1 1/2 to 2 inches).
Body: Orange Berlin wool.
Ribs: Flat silver tinsel, scarlet floss, and silver thread.
Hackle: A black Heron's hackle (from the fourth turn of tinsel).
Throat: Teal.
Wings: (As in Black King.)

Long material list

Part Material Type Color
Body Wool - Berlin Orange      
Rib Tinsel - Flat Silver      
Floss Scarlet      
Tinsel Silver      
Hackle Heron
Latin: Family: Ardeidae
From fourth turn of silver
Throat Teal
Latin: Anas crecca
Feather - Flank Natural
Wing Mallard
Latin: Anas platyrhynchos
Feather - Shoulder Brown      

Materials in pattern

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