Unofficial PA 55-pound Record Flathead Released

Unofficial PA 55-pound Record Flathead Released
Chris McIntee
Philadelphia Pennsylvania
I caught a huge catfish on 8/2/13. I was fishing the schuylkill river in downtown philadelphia and caught a fish that would crush the current state record of 48.6. My fish went 55lbs on a Berkley digital scale, and although the scale isn't certified, it is accurate on 25lb dumbell weights.
Species: Catfish
Date Caught: 08/02/1988
Kept / Released: Released
Region of Catch: Region 1
Length: n/a
Weight: 55
Lure / Bait used: Bait | sucker
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