Can anyone shed any light on these old hooks ?
Could be named after Robert Pashley, the "wizard of the Wye" ?
Are they for gut eyed salmon flies ?
The sizes are strange in that they appear to be one and one and a half.
Any information would be good.
Someone i know was out fishing one night last week with his son and as it got dark they packed in so they walked up to where the car was parked,this was on the Don at the streams which is quite isolated the nearest building is an old ruined church with a grave yard,beside the car park...
New member from sligo,Ireland.
Pushing 40 and fishing since 5 years old,..have fished everywhere and for almost every fish available in nw Ireland,..sea,course and game fish.
Particularly the latter.
Have seen a lot of strange things while fishing over the years,and having recently...
Well been covering grilse now for several weeks and cannot get one to take.
Tried hitch flies,small doubles and trebles.Shrimp flies,long winged,sparse flies etc.
Been on floater, sinktip,full intermediate, full sinker 8wt single hander, Dh and still cannot induce a take.
Long leaders as well...