"Jock o' Dee" by Pryce-Tannatt, Thomas Edwin

Author Pryce-Tannatt, Thomas Edwin
Book How to Dress Salmon Flies
Book Edition N/A
Page 231


  • Hook: 1 1/2 to 3 inches
  • Tag: Silver
  • Tail: Golden pheasant topping, Indian Crow
  • Body: 2/5 lemon, 3/5 black floss
  • Rib: Flat silver and twist
  • Hackle: Grey Heron from third turn of silver
  • Throat: Widgeon
  • Wing: Cinnamon Turkey tail strips set flat

Original material

As written in the book:

(hook, 1 1/2 to 3 inches).
Tag: Silver tinsel.
Tail: A topping and Indian Crow.
Body: Two-fifths, lemon floss; remainder, black floss.
Ribs: Flat silver tinsel and twist.
Hackle: A grey Heron's hackle from third turn of tinsel.
Throat: Widgeon.
Wings : (As in Akroyd.)

Long material list

Part Material Type Color
Tag Tinsel Silver      
Tail Pheasant - Golden
Latin: Chrysolophus pictus
Feather - Head Natural
Indian Crow
Latin: Pyroderus scutatus
Feather Natural
Body Floss
2/5 body
3/5 body
Rib Tinsel - Flat Silver      
Tinsel - Twist Silver      
Hackle Heron
Latin: Family: Ardeidae
From third turn of silver
Throat Widgeon
Latin: Genus: Mareca
Feather - Flank Natural
Wing Turkey
Latin: Genus: Meleagris
Feather - Tail
Set flat

Materials in pattern

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