Atlantic Salmon Fly Gallery - 1: Traditional & Classic

So here's the gallery page of my flies.
I have two categories: traditional patterns and my own designs. Both have been growing rapidly so I decided to make a separate gallery. This page is for traditional/classic patterns and my original ideas and project dressings are in the next page (click here).
If you have any particular traditional patterns that you are interested in, let me know. I will challenge sometime soon.
These are patterns based on literature from late 19th and early 20th centuries.

I will add/change pictures as time goes by. 
Some pictures were taken while I was using regular loop-eye (Up-eye) hooks. But now I tie all with blind-eye hooks & silk gut loop. I would replace pictures as I tie more with blind-eye hooks.

Jock Scott (Geo. M. Kelson)

Jock Scott (Pryce-Tannatt)

Baron (Pryce-Tannatt)
Wild Irishman (Geo. M. Kelson)
 The Baron (Geo. M. Kelson)

Durham Ranger (Pryce-Tannatt)

Butcher (Pryce-Tannatt)

Evening Star (Traherne)
Tippetwitchet (Traherne)
 Golden Butterfly (Traherne)

Charlie (Geo. M. Kelson)

 Lady Amherst

Logie (X'mas dressing for 2013 - my own design)
Rosy Dawn (Pryce-Tannatt)

Silver Doctor (Pryce-Tannatt)

Sir Richard (Pryce-Tannatt) - intended & finished this style on purpose - some classic examples show. I can certainly dress in a more standard finish - shorter tail, wings reach tail, and a topping over, making an oval (so to speak).

Green Highlander (Pryce-Tannatt)

Childers (Pryce-Tannatt)

Stevenson (Pryce-Tannatt)
Traherne's Wonder
Though historical reviews may vary - Traherne's Wonder may not actually be invented by Major himself, and its illustration appears in G.M. Kelson's "The Salmon Fly" (1895) but no materials list. Then Fra Diavolo is also introduced by Mr. Kelson - These two are "outliers" - so to speak - among the rest of Traherne patterns, which incorporate whole-feathers. 
I'm glad to work on these two one after the other and I was able to make them right in my own right! 
Fra Diavolo (Traherne)

Black Doctor (Pryce-Tannatt)
The Major (Geo. M. Kelson)

Black Ranger (Geo. M. Kelson)

Britannia (Geo. M. Kelson)

Benchill (Pryce-Tannatt)

Helmsdale Doctor (Pryce-Tannatt) - on a Dee 3/0

Gordon (Pryce-Tannatt)

Infalliable (Geo. M. Kelson)

Dusty Miller (Francis Francis)
Dusty Miller (Geo. M. Kelson)

It's called one of most unusual dressings. Observe "topping inside out on each side" as described by Mr. Kelson. I was able to achieve a perfect symmetry. 
Napoleon (Geo. M. Kelson)

Black Dose (Geo. M. Kelson)

Champion (Geo. M. Kelson)

Popham (T.E. Pryce-Tannatt)
 Candlestick Maker (T.E. Pryce-Tannatt)
 Dreadnought  (T.E. Pryce-Tannatt)
 Orange Parson (T.E. Pryce-Tannatt)
Greenwell (T.E. Pryce-Tannatt)
 Mar Lodge (T.E. Pryce-Tannatt)
 Silver Grey (T.E. Pryce-Tannatt)

The Harlequin (Geo. M. Kelson)
 John Ferguson (Geo. M. Kelson)
 The Lion (Geo. M. Kelson)
 Silver Doctor (Geo. M. Kelson)
 Thunder & Lightning (Geo. M. Kelson)

Benchill (Geo. M. Kelson)
 The Dawson (Geo. M. Kelson)
Dirty Orange (Geo. M. Kelson)
Durham Ranger (Geo. M. Kelson)
Taite's Fancy (Geo. M. Kelson)
The Wilson (Geo. M. Kelson)

Unnamed Pattern from the 19th Century
Nobody really knows but the late Al Cohen.Yet his historical reviews and interpretations (in "The Atlantic Salmon Fly - The Tyers and Their Art") will back up these three patterns must be considered among traditional patterns.
I reproduced these three patterns with my best of knowledge, skills, and concentrations, along with some personal feelings.
In order of appearance, here's the one on the cover.
Page 88
Page 91
I framed these three altogether along with my personal memoir, which can be seen in Gallery 2. 


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