Gold Star Town of Selkirk, Manitoba

Catfish (Chuck the Channel Cat ©)

Catfish © 1999 David YanciwCatfish © 1999 Samson Yee
Designer: Harold M. Moore

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"

Yes, that is me under the fish in the second picture.

Selkirk also features a large Ox Cart:
Oxcart - David Yanciw

Information Source: Town of Selkirk, MB and Roberston, Bud "Jurassic Prairie" Winnipeg Free Press August 30, 1994

Picture Source: DMY and Samson Yee

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Created By DMY on October 1, 1998
Last Updated: July 31, 2001