Celina, Ohio: Big Bob Bass: 31-Foot-Long Fish

Celina claims that Big Bob is the World's Largest Handmade Bass. He's 31 feet long and 14 feet high. And he's on wheels, so he moves around.

S. Main St., Celina, OH
Big Bob can often be found on the lake (east) side of US Hwy 127/S. Main St., near the small lighthouse, just south of its intersection with Lake Shore Drive. Statue on mobile trailer, so may move or be seasonally stored.
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Big Bob Bass.

Big Bob the Grand Lake Bass

Big Bob is often parked between the lighthouse and the Boardwalk Cafe, near the "Welcome to Grand Lake" sign between Lake Shore Drive and S. Main St. If he's there, he's hard to miss.

[Kitsa, 08/07/2017]

Big Bob was built in 1965, fell into neglect, then was restored in 2009. He's 31 feet long and 14 feet high.

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