A Catfish Monument???

Discussion in 'General Conversation' started by whiteriverbigcats, Dec 21, 2007.

  1. whiteriverbigcats

    whiteriverbigcats New Member

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    Just thought this was cool. Thought I would share it.


    Town of Selkirk, Manitoba

    When Built: May 1986

    Dimensions:
    Height: 25 Feet (7.6 Metres)

    Construction Materials:
    Fibreglass

    Location:
    East side of Highway 9? besides the McDonalds

    Reason for Building:
    Tourism Promotion

    Additional Information:
    Bronze plaque on front has inscription:
    "'Chuck the Channel Cat'
    Landed in Selkirk May 1986
    Dedicated to Good Sport and Good Fishing
    Sponsors: Triple S Investments and The Town of Selkirk
    Design: H.M. Moore"
     

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  2. Pennsylvaniacatchaser

    Pennsylvaniacatchaser Well-Known Member

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    Shane - That is really cool! :cool2: Thanks for posting! :big_smile:
     

  3. Scott Daw

    Scott Daw New Member

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    Who'd have thunk???
     
  4. BKS72

    BKS72 New Member

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    A buddy of mine sent me this one, think he said it's in Minnesota. One big Channel Cat....
     

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