a fish which legend would have it can grow to over ninety pounds, verifying the
claimed weights for pike caught, even in living memory, is fraught with difficulties.
The fish listed here reflect both official records which have met the criteria
of the accepting bodies concerned, and fish which anglers accept as the largest
to have been caught.
British Record Fish Committee accepts this to be the largest pike caught on rod
and line in the UK.
to claim a British record.
courtesy of Angling Times
fish heads the Scottish Record Fish List as the largest pike caught on rod and
line in Scotland.
How to claim a Scottish record.
|United States Record||46lbs 2oz|
New York State
IGFA All Tackle World Record
16th October 1986
UK pike anglers refuse to accept the Lewis pike as the British record, prefering
to believe Morgan's fish to be the true holder of that title.
|Largest Known Pike|
pike is believed to be the largest genuinely recorded specimen - although it was
not caught by fair angling.
Dannstadt Gravel Pit
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British Pike Over 40lb Since 1950