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The biggest British catch was also off the Devonshire coast by fisherman Vic Evans. Pete Bromley, manager of Plymouth Fisheries, said: 'The perspective is out in the photograph of the conger being hauled onto the quay, making it look a lot longer than it actually was. Use is at your own risk. Mr Govier, 42, said he caught the sea beast in what had been a 'normal day's fishing, business as usual'. Steve Juggins holds the British boat caught record for undulate ray with a catch of 22lb 13oz caught in 2016 off the coast of Weymouth, Dorset.
Barry used 15lb line, a 3.25lb test curve rod, a 20lb wire trace and a size 6 barbless hook. This is a picture of what is thought to be the biggest eel ever caught by design – all 9lb 2oz of it. The biggest British catch was also off the Devonshire coast by fisherman Vic Evans. The conger, which weighed a whopping 130lb, was landed at Plymouth Fisheries, Devon, by the inshore trawler Hope on May 14. The eel was brought in to the fish market on Wednesday where it was caught on camera appearing to be about 20ft (6m) long and dwarfing the fishermen behind it. 14.11.00 Chris Bromley, Abbotts Lake, Hertfordshire June 2015. Despite its size the Plymouth eel was sold off for just over £40 - around 70p per kilogram - at auction.

It was just reward for Barry, who has spent 71 nights on the venue over the past four years, taking 28 eels along the way and suffering 50 blanks. Registered Office: Media House, Peterborough Business Park, Lynch Wood, Peterborough, PE2 6EA H Bauer Publishing, Bauer Xcel. Shore Creative Ltd takes any violations of its proprietary rights, particularly copyrights, very seriously and will enforce its rights to the full extent of the law. All registered in England and Wales. The views expressed in the contents above are those of our users and do not necessarily reflect the views of MailOnline. The water has no pike and few perch, but a massive population of silverfish and fry for the eels to feed on. Video, Three elders reveal what it takes to be a leader, US Election 2020: Results and exit poll in maps and charts, US Election 2020: Tighter than expected vote may take days to resolve.

The conger eel, which is about 7ft (2.1m) long, was accidentally caught in the nets of the trawler Hope. © 1962-2019 Bauer Media Group In pictures: Trump and Biden through the years, Rescuers rush to save beached pilot whales. This is a picture of what is thought to be the biggest eel ever caught by design – all 9lb 2oz of it. Registered Office: Media House, Peterborough Business Park, Lynch Wood, Peterborough, PE2 6EA H Bauer Publishing, The monster - which was just 2lbs (0.9kgs) off the British record - was landed at Plymouth Fisheries, Devon, by the inshore trawler 'Hope'. 'Conger does not have a great deal of commercial value today as prices have dropped, but this was an impressive fish and a catch to make any angler's day.'.

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I have taken much longer eels in the past – for example a 3lb 11oz fish which was 44ins long but only had a 7ins girth,” he added.

A J on. "It was too much of a magnificent specimen to kill, but as he was already dead it seemed worth bringing him in.
This would obliterate the current British record of 11lb 2oz, caught by Steve Terry back in 1978 from Kingfisher Lake in Hamshire. The specimen measured an almighty 139cm, and according to length-to-weight conversion charts the fish would weigh around 12lb 10oz. Andy Matthews on. Both fish fell to a seafood bait he bought from his local supermarket. His best specimen from the lake weighed 5lb 4oz. "There's not a great deal of commercial value in them.

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