HELMSDALE DOCTOR



HELMSDALE DOCTOR

 

Tag:      Silver tinsel
Tail:      A toppind and tippet in strands
Butt:      Scarlet Berlin wool
Body:     Flat silver tinsel
Ribs:      Fine oval tinsel
Throat:   A lemon hackle
Wings:    Mixed -- peacock herl in strands;
              "married" strands of scarlet, blue,
              orange, yellow, and white swan, 
              cinnamon and light mottled grey 
              turkey tail and bustard; a topping 
              over all
Head:     Scarlet Berlin wool

Tied by William Hrinko

Reference:  Pryce-Tannatt (1914) How to Dress
Salmon Flies.  London: Adam and Charles Black