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A Catalog of Spey and Dee Flies

The Usher
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The Usher
R. J. Brown
Hook: Partridge Single Wilson (Lightweight) #4.
Tag: fine gold oval tinsel, 3 turns, a point to barb length in front of the point.
Rib: fine gold oval tinsel, 5 turns, with silver wire as a counter-rib.
Body: rear 1/2 claret uni-floss, front 1/2 burnt orange pseudo seal.
Hackle: wood duck gold dyed mallard flank, stripped on one side, over front 1/2 only.
Collar: olive dyed mallard flank.
Wing: bronze mallard, tented, very low, horizontal style.
Head: black.
Note: This is the smallest Spey style fly I have tied. The bronze mallard wings become more difficult as they become smaller.

Fly tied and photographed by R. J. Brown.

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