Flies

I will post photos of the flies I tie on this page

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One of my own for the hatches of dark olive buzzers on the hill loughs around here
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Light olive Elk Hair Caddis
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Olive Elk hair Caddis
Large (size 4) Green peter tied for salmon on Lough Beltra
superdaddy
my crunchie shrimp
sanctuary
muddled green highlander
green giant
claret dabbler
black sedge
foam ant
Grey Monkey
Treacle Parkin
iron blue spider
ribble rouser
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bead pheasant tail
Plover and hares ear – one of my favourites
gold holo spider
Pearly spider
plover and quill
Olive french partridge spider
Napper Tandy
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Hot spot spider, this one is a size 18
goldhead olive nymph
partridge and Copper
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I know this fly as the Butcher Spider
Black and Gold spider
Red Tailed Kate. I use a cock pheasant breast feather for the head hackle.
Malloch’s Favourite
poly spinner
Bodie Special. A fly from Scotland, I changed the body from black floss to black holo tinsel
Teds
Teal backed gadget
Teal backed gadget
Tan Clouser
White Clouser
deceiver
black deceiver
pink clouser
bead sedge pupa
emerger
Goldhead hares ear
goldhead PT
White Muddler
Sulphur Muddler
Olive Damsel. Doesn’t look much but it is deadly for ‘bows
Hot Head Daddy
Gold Head Daddy
red muddler
Marabou Damsel
Gold body Willie Gunn
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Yellow Torrish.
Rebel
silver Thunder Stoat
silver Garry
Silver Doctor hairwing
The Mediator
the Burton
Silver stoat on a tiny size 16 treble
a big Hairy Mary, one for the springers
Claret and Gold shrimp
Purple Shrimp
Lemon Shrimp
Clan Chief
muddler willie gunn
Jaffa
muddler green peter on a long shank hook
Muddler Goats Toe
Jungle Goats Toe
loch ordie
Hair wing Green peter
Grey wing salmon gosling
Salmon Green Peter
Golden Olive Hairy Mary
Foxford shrimp
Foxford shrimp
Fiery Brown Murrough
Fiery Brown Chief
Eany Tailfire
Claret Bumble muddler
Claret Bumble, glister head
Claret Bumble
Connemara Black
clan peter
Clan Chief Muddler
Goats Toe variant
Black Doctor
Black Brahan
Muddled Beltra Badger
Magenta Bumble
Jennings Dabbler
Orkney Peach Muddler
The Black Daddy
Claret and Blue, a good fly for sea trout
IPN
pink bunny
Green Gosling
Cinnamon Hedgehog
Rusty hedgehog
FP dry mayfly
Quack
a special for Carrowmore lake
Blue muddler
Teal, Blue and silver muddler
sunburst bumble muddler
green peter muddler
muddler daddy
claret bumble muddler
mirage mayfly
holo gold march brown
lime tailed bibio
Kerry Bibio
Jointed Mayfly
Jungle Goats Toe
Caddis emerger
Guinea Fowl and Silver
Grouse Loch ordie
Green-tailed Loch Ordie muddler
Green Stimulator
green palmer
normal dressing of the green dabbler
Blue/Green Dabbler
Grasshopper
Golden Olive Dabbler
my light Golden Olive Bumble.
Francolin Loch Ordie
Fiery Brown sedge
Silver Dabbler variant
blue muddler dunkeld. Good fly for Bilberry lake
claret daddy
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Charlie McLean, a wet fly from the Hebrides
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Cinnamon and Gold
Bloody Kate McLaren
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Blue Delphi
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muddler headed blue zulu
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Bruiser
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Bumper, this started out as a sea trout attractor pattern but works well for browns and rainbows on scottish lochs
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Soldier Palmer
black loch ordie
claret murrough
Benbecula Ke-He
standard Raymond dressing. I am always messing around trying to improve this one!
rusty spinner
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olive Adams
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olive emerger
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Humpy
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midge
elk wing hopper
dry Deerhair sedge
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Hi-viz Adams klink
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Irresistible
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Madam X
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My BWO spinner
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Dry GRHE
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Adams Klink
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Dry Adams
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Purple Dabbler
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Olive Daddy
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Snowflake
Delphi on a salvaged size 8 double hook
Mary Ann
Blue Elver in useable condition
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Bibio
George variant.
White tail Octopus
Yellow Green Peter
Clan Kate
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Red midge spider
Black and Gold Shrimp
Black and Gold Shrimp, a favourite of mine for the grilse
Silver Invicta, size 12
Silver Invicta, size 12
Silver March Brown
Silver March Brown
Peter Ross, this lad is tied on a double
Peter Ross, this lad is tied on a double
Kate McLaren, muddler head and a bright yellow tail
Kate McLaren, muddler head and a bright yellow tail
Watson's Bumble
Watson’s Bumble
A bushy Green Peter- as likely to rise a salmon as a trout
A bushy Green Peter- as likely to rise a salmon as a trout
The Delphi
The Delphi
Wickhams Fancy
Wickhams variant
The Gull, an Irish mayfly
The Gull
red muddler raymond
A rather tired looking White Hackled Invicta
A White hackled Green Peter, a cracking fly
Golden Olive Shrimp
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Hairwing Bloody Butcher
Bloody Dabbler
Western Lakes dabbler
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Blae and Black
The wormfly
Blae and Silver
Dark Sedge
Red tailed Katie
Black Wickhams
Watson’s Fancy
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Hairy Mary, red wing
Gold Ally’s
Bibio Dabbler
Muddler headed Claret Bumble
Green shrimp
Murrays Spider
Red Stoat’s Tail
Jungle Silver Daddy
Hairy Mary tied on a big double
Goats Toe, size 6
A small Green Peter
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Foxford Shrimp
With legs……………
Katie variant
Daiwl Bach, black rib
Pearly Claret Bumble
Red tailed Invicta
Hatching Duckfly
The red/silver spider that I like
Peter Ross Buzzer
Bibio Snatcher
Jungle Bibio
Fiery Brown
Sooty Olive, this one is tied with a black hackle
Jennings Nymph
claret Dabbler
Cock Robin
Colin’s Ginger Sedge
Connemara Black
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Raymond variant
A Mayo Bumble variant
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Wee blue devil or Blue Zulu. I use it in small sizes on hill lochs. This one is a size 14.

2 thoughts on “Flies

    • Hi Fergus, Really glad you like the flies I tie. Yes, I sell them. Just let me know what you want and I can tie them up for you. I charge €2 each plus post and packing. Thanks for following the blog. Stay safe! Colin

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