World’s Largest Potato

1759, February 17, Thomas Siddal, gardener, at Chester, took up a potatoe, weighing seventeen pounds four ounces, measuring, in circumference, thirty-eight inches, and, in length, forty-seven inches and a half. –Annual Register, 1759, p. 72. Since 1759, a few larger potatoes have been found. The largest being found in December of 2008 by Khalil Semhat […]