Soldier Hobbler

 

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Hook: Kamasan B175 #12
Tag: Globrite #4
Body: Hare/SLF dyed red
Rib: Gold wire (UTC small)
Body hackle: Ginger/Brown hen
Legs: Knotted pheasant tail
Cloak: Bronze Mallard

A slight adaptation of a Rob Denson pattern, all the characteristics of the traditional Soldier Palmer, one of the oldest known fishing flies.

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