Mar. 20, 1819 Preston New London County Connecticut, USA
Apr. 8, 1900 Norwich New London County Connecticut, USA
A Striped Bass Weighing 37lbs Saturday july 22,1893 (New Haven Register)James M. Fowler of Old Lyme caught in a hauling a few days ago a striped bass that messured 47 inches in length and 27 inches in girth just below the gills,and tipped the scales when first taken out the water 37 lbs This is the largest bass that has been caught about here for years the bass made an excellent chowder for a large company.