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Doctor Fly

This fly is one of our library flies.

You can register your interest by stating code '1050' and any preference on hook sizes. If we get enough requests, we will have this pattern tied up!

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About the Doctor Trout Fly

The Doctor is a very important fly as it represents various beetles that are found throughout the season on both rivers and still waters.

Creator of this trout fly: Rev. E Powell

Tier of this trout fly: Mandy Shelvey

Country of origin for this trout fly: England

This trout fly is designed to be fished on Rivers & Streams, Still Water fish

Dressings

  • Hook : 12-14.
  • Thread : Black.
  • Tail : Cock-y-bondhu cock.
  • Body, Thorax : Black rabbit flax.
  • Body, Rear : Yellow dubbing, seal.
  • Hackle : Cock-y-bondhu cock, large and ten turns.

The body is to be representative of a beetle, so keep it bulky. The original body rear was of white rabbit dyed in picric acid, creating the yellow colour.

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