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Pitcroy Fancy
George M. Kelson - The Salmon Fly , 1895
Dressed by Monte Smith

Pitcroy Fancy 

Name Pitcroy Fancy
Category Atlantic Salmon Fly
Tag Silver twist
TailA topping and strands of tippet
ButtScarlet wool
BodySilver tinsel
RibsSilver tinsel (oval)
Hackle Grey Heron, from center
Throat Gallina
Wings Tippet (large strips), light mottled Turkey, Pintail, Mallard, and a topping
Sides Jungle
HeadScarlet wool

Pitcroy Fancy was tied by Oregon Contributing Fly Tyer, Monte Smith. You can see more of Monte's flies at The Flies of Monte Smith.


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