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UNITED STATES RECORDS
WORLD RECORDS
Blue Catfish
Weight:  109 lbs.-4 oz.
Angler:  George A. Lijewski of Summerville, SC
Caught at:  Tailrace Canal
Bait/Lure:
Method:
Record Date:  
1991
This catch is ALSO a South Carolina
Line Class Record for 20 lb. test.
Flathead Catfish
Weight:  79 lbs.-4 oz.
Angler:  Jessica Preston of Gilbert, SC
Caught at: Santee Diversion Canal
Bait/Lure:
Method:
Record Date:  
May 11, 2002
See the DNR Story HERE
Channel Catfish
Weight:  58 lbs.-0 oz.
Angler:  W.H. Whaley of Pineville, SC
Caught at:  Lake Moultrie
Bait/Lure:
Method:
Record Date:  
1964

A current World's Record
Bulhead Catfish
Weight:  6 lbs.-6.3 oz.
Angler:  George Eleazer
Caught at:  Broad River
Bait/Lure:
Method:
Record Date:  
06-01-2009
White Catfish
Weight:  9 lbs.-15 oz.
Angler:  Jim Schwietert of Spartanburg, SC
Caught at:  Lake Murray
Bait/Lure:
Method:
Record Date:  
1986
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South Carolina Dept. of Natural Resources
South Carolina Dept. of Natural Resources _ Freshwater Fish Records
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Previous South Carolina Catfish Record Holders
Species
Photo
Photo
Date
Location
Angler
Weight
Length
Girth
Bait/Lure/Method
Blue
                 
Flathead
                 
Channel
                 
Bullhead
    1973
Edisto River
Dorothy Dewitt
of
Simpsonville, SC
6 lb. - 3 oz
     
                   
                   
                   
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