Bob Shepherd

Total number of records:
7
Total number of current records:
2
Total number of species:
5
Total number of countries:
1
Date of first record catch:
23-May-1987
Date of last record catch:
23-May-2002
Heaviest record catch:
21.57 kg (47 lb 9 oz) Catfish, blue
Heaviest multiple to one:
36.0 lb 9.0 oz Catfish, blue on 2 lb line
 

Line Class World Records (Conventional Tackle)

Line Class
Common Name
Weight
Location
Catch Date
M-01 kg (2 lb)
Catfish, blue
16.60 kg (36 lb 9 oz)
James River, Virginia, USA
27-Dec-2000
M-01 kg (2 lb)
Bowfin
4.06 kg (8 lb 15 oz)
Chickahominy River, Providence Forge, Virginia, USA
06-May-1996
M-01 kg (2 lb)
Catfish, blue
6.29 kg (13 lb 14 oz)
James River, Virginia, USA
19-Nov-1993
M-02 kg (4 lb)
Catfish, blue
21.57 kg (47 lb 9 oz)
James River, Virginia, USA
12-Jan-2002
 

Tippet Class World Records (Fly Tackle)

Line Class
Common Name
Weight
Location
Catch Date
Tippet M-01 kg (2 lb)
Weakfish
3.82 kg (8 lb 7 oz)
Chesapeake Bay, Virginia, USA
23-May-2002
Tippet M-01 kg (2 lb)
Bass, smallmouth
1.47 kg (3 lb 4 oz)
James River, Virginia, USA
21-Jun-1990
Tippet M-01 kg (2 lb)
Catfish, channel
0.85 kg (1 lb 14 oz)
Nottoway River, Virginia, USA
23-May-1987

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