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The latest information on Mako Shark captures - 15/07/19

Mako Sharks Caught on Rod and Line in British Waters

 

No

DATE

LOCATION

ANGLER

SKIPPER

BOAT

WEIGHT

NOTES

1

15/6/1951

LOOE

JOHN EATHORNE

BILL BUTTERS

JACK BUTTERS

PAULA

300LB

FEMALE/PHOTO/

TRUE MAKO CAUGHT BEFORE SPECIES WAS IDENTIFIED IN BRITISH WATERS. JOHN’S WIFE HETTY HAD THE FIRST IDENTIFIED MAKO ON 25/8/55.

2

8/7/1954

LOOE

MR MILES

BILL BUTTERS

JACK BUTTERS

PAULA

230LB

MALE/PHOTO/

TRUE MAKO CAUGHT BEFORE SPECIES WAS IDENTIFIED IN BRITISH WATERS

3

25/8/1955

LOOE

HETTY EATHORNE

BILL BUTTERS

LITTLE ONE

352LB

MALE/PHOTO

1ST MAKO TO BE IDENTIFIED IN BRITISH WATERS WHEN TEETH WERE SENT TO THE I.G.F.A.

4

1956

 

B BONSOL

 

 

254LB

 

5

1956

 

W PORRITT

 

 

164LB

 

6

MID/LATE 50’s

MEVAGISSEY

 

 

 

250LB

AUTHENTICATED BY TREVOR HOUSBY IN HIS BOOK DREAM FISHING.

7

4/7/1956

LOOE

A M SIMPSON

BILL BUTTERS

JACK BUTTERS

PAULA

335.5LB

MALE/PHOTO MR SIMPSONS 1ST MAKO IN BRITISH WATERS.

 

8

1956

LOOE

E DAWSON

 

 

129LB

 

9

17/6/1958

LOOE

FRANK KID

BERT DINGLE

NAUTILUS

166LB

MALE/PHOTO

10

1958

LOOE

A M SIMPSON

BILL BUTTERS,JACK BUTTERS

PAULA

324LB

MALE/PHOTO

MR SIMPSON BECOMES THE 1ST ANGLER TO CATCH 2 MAKO IN BRITISH WATERS.

11

1958

 

S H HAMMOND

 

 

206LB

 

12

1959

LOOE

G S BOWLER

JACK BUTTERS

PAULA

250.5LB

MALE/PHOTO

13

10/7/1959

LOOE

W BUTTLE

JACK SYMONS

BLOSSOM

343LB

 

14

16/7/1959

LOOE

L H MELHUISH

BERT DINGLE

NAUTILUS

372LB

MALE/PHOTO

15

1960

FALMOUTH

VERNON GRAY

ROBIN VINNICOMBE

INTER-NOS

246LB

 

 

16

8/7/1960

LOOE

COLONEL W STEWERT

JACK SOADY

VALHALLA

240LBS

 

17

16/9/1960

FALMOUTH

MURRAY MEXAN

CLINTON POWELL

MOSS ROSE

238LB

 

18

23/9/1960

FOWEY

 

MIKE DIGBY

BLUE PHANTOM

160LB

 

19

20/6/1961

FOWEY

DR WALTER BLOW

MIKE DIGBY

BLUE PHANTOM

376LB

 

20

10/7/1961

LOOE

B CHAD-QUICK

IVAN CHASTON

 

275LB

 

21

26/7/1961

LOOE

D HARTAS

FRANK PRYN

GOLDEN SPRAY

342LB

MALE/PHOTO

22

1961

 

W E POULTNEY

 

 

238LB

 

23

1961

 

A J FLYNN

 

 

205LB

 

24

26/9/1961

LOOE

JACK SEFTON

RAY PENGELLY

IRENE

428.5LB

MALE/PHOTO

25

15/6/1962

LOOE

J ELLISON

 

 

345LB

 

26

19/6/1962

LOOE

J HANSON

JACK BUTTERS

PAULA

427.5LB

 

27

JUNE 1962

FALMOUTH

 

ROBIN VINNICOMBE

INTER-NOS

140LB

 

28

22/6/1963

LOOE

B F STEVENS

RAY PENGELLEY

IRENE

385LB

MALE/PHOTO

29

23/6/1963

LOOE

MR VAN HOUFT

 

 

281LB

 

30

23/7/1963

LOOE

T H SHEEN

B DINGLE

 

352LB

MALE/PHOTO

 

31

31/7/1963

LOOE

M WALNE

EDGAR WILLIAMS

SILVER SPREY

313LB

FEMALE/PHOTO

ONE OF PAIR CAUGHT ON SAME DAY FROM LOOE

32

31/7/1963

LOOE

C WATTS

JACK  SOADY

VALHALLA

291LB

MALE/PHOTO

ONE OF PAIR CAUGHT ON SAME DAY FROM LOOE

 

33

9/8/1963

LOOE

J MACDONALD

 

 

334LB

 

34

1963

FALMOUTH

 

ROBIN VINNICOMBE

INTER-NOS

160LB

 

35

1963

FALMOTUH

 

ROBIN VINNICOMBE

INTER-NOS

437LB

 

36

27/6/1964

LOOE

S G MILLER

JOHN KITTO

MAY QUEEN

435LB

MALE/PHOTO

37

28/6/1964

FALMOUTH

W ROGERS

CLINTON POWELL

SWORDFISH

476LB

MALE/PHOTO

38

JULY 1964

FALMOUTH

F COOK

ROBIN VINNICOMBE

INTER-NOS

449LB

MALE/PHOTO

 

 

39

1964

FALMOUTH

J V STUBBLINGTON

 

 

240LB

 

40

1964

MEVAGISSEY

M FURNESS

EDDIE LAKEMAN

PENARE

370LB

PHOTO

41

1964

 

C CAPEL

 

 

278LB

 

42

JUNE 1965

FALMOUTH

TED BELSTEN

ROBIN VINNICOMBE

INTER-NOS

260LB

MALE/PHOTO

TED’S 1ST BRITISH MAKO.

43

13/6/1965

LOOE

A HILL

L BUTTERS

SEABIRD

296LB

MALE/PHOTO

44

SEPT 1965

FALMOUTH

LORD KIMBERLEY

ROBIN VINNICOMBE

HUNTRESS

390LB

MALE/PHOTO

45

9/6/1965

LOOE

R TURNER

BERT DINGLE

NAUTILUS

294LB

MALE/PHOTO

46

1965

 

C HANDLEY

 

 

106LB

 

47

4/7/? UNKNOWN POSS MID 60’s 

SALCOMBE

B HEATH

D CREWS

CHASSEUR

350LB

MALE/PHOTO

48

UNKNOWN POSS MID 60’s

PENZANCE

CLAUDE FARMER

 

DOLPHIN

222LB

FEMALE/PHOTO

49

UNKNOWN POSS MID 60’s

FALMOUTH

 

ROBIN VINNICOMBE

INTER-NOS

306LB

 

50

2/7/1966

LOOE

KEN BURGESS

RAY PENGELLY

IRENE

498.5LB

MALE/PHOTO

51

1966

FALMOUTH

P STEYNER

 

 

396LB

 

52

1966

FALMOUTH

 

ROBIN VINNICOMBE

INTER-NOS

380LB

 

53

16/6/1967

LOOE

K CHEETHAM

L BUTTERS

SEABIRD

400LB

MALE/PHOTO

 

54

JUNE 1967

FALMOUTH

BILL BOWDEN

ROBIN VINNICOMBE

HUNTRESS

336LB

MALE/PHOTO

 

55

JULY 1967

FALMOUTH

TED BELSTEN

ROBIN VINNICOMBE

HUNTRESS

410LB

TED BECOMES 2ND ANGLER TO CATCH TWO MAKOS’ IN BRITISH WATERS.

56

JULY 1967

FALMOUTH

 

ROBIN VINNICOMBE

HUNTRESS

214LB

 

57

JULY 1967

MEVAGISSEY

J HOCKING

 

 

250LB

 

58

23/8/1967

LOOE

W WEELES

FRANK PRYNN

POLARIS

263LB

FEMALE/PHOTO