Lemon Grey E
Lemon Grey : Hardy and Kelson (Jewhurst).
Tag : Silver twist and yellow silk.Tail : A topping.Butt : Black herl.Body : Silver monkey (modern), Rabbit fur (ancient).Ribs : Silver tinsel (oval).Hackle : An Irish-Grey hackle (Modern), a natural blue-dun (ancient), from second turn.Throat : E yellow hackle (modern), a lemon hackle (ancient).Wings : Tippet in strands, Teal, gallina, mallard, and a topping.* According to my fathers notes dated 1833, this fly was dressed in Ireland with a claret hackle under the lemonThroat and with horns of blue macaw.
Lemon Grey : Hale.
Tag : Silver twist and yellow floss.Tail : A topping.Body : Grey Monkey fur.Ribs : Silver tinsel.Hackle : Green olive.Throat : Yellow hackle.Wings : Mallard, tippet, Golden Pheasant tail, Bustard, Gallina, and green Parrot.Horns : Blue Macaw.Head : Black.