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Name

Duncton Damsel

Type

Nymph

Author

Phillip Ellis

Inspiration

A member of Duncton Mill, David Kirkland, who devised the Fly named it.

Date concieved

1995 approx

Hook

10-14 heavy wire standard length

Thread

Green or brown

Weighting

Optional either lead wire or a gold head

Tail

Olive marabou

Body

Olive Chenille (Fine)

Rib

None

Thorax

Fluorescent yellow chenille, two turns

Legs

None

Wings

None

Eyes

none

Hackle

None

Tying instructions

Make sure you do not cover hook eye with chenille.
Worth trying in different colour variations.

Fishing Instructions

Fish at any depth. Slow retrieve.

Interesting facts

This pattern is easy to tie and has caught many trout around Sussex as well as Duncton Mill and Works all year.

Variants