Silver March Brown

Silver March Brown Shadow 001A fly I took from Malcolm Greenhalgh’s splendid little book The Spider Guide. A great fly for all waters – it works well as a lake fly too.

Thread  – Pearsall’s Hot Orange no. 19

Hook – Wet 10-14

Body – Silver tinsel (two layers)

Rib – Silver wire

Hackle and tail – Partridge

Wing – a clump of fibres from a partridge tail

Settle, North Yorkshire
August 12, 2020, 1:10 am
real feel: 18°C
current pressure: 1020 mb
humidity: 100%
wind speed: 7 mph NE
wind gusts: 9 mph
sunrise: 5:42 am
sunset: 8:45 pm
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