Blackie at Unknown

† Blackie
ID Number:
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂, unknown maybe about years old (estimated age)
Dead date:
Death reason: unknown:
from Fossett Brothers Circus (Fossetts Circus)
Fossett Brothers Circus (Fossetts Circus) 1956-00-00
from Circus Chipperfield
Circus Chipperfield 1947-10-00
Born: wild Sri Lanka
Document updated2011-06-13: New elephant RE
2011-11-27: arr date chipperfield, source
- Leased to Circus Samerei Busch in Germany in 1958.
- Later sold to Russia.

Article and Image at ShowMe Elephants: Jim Stockley Collection - Chipperfields 1956

Sources, among others

  • Pamela Macgregor-Morris, Chipperfield's Circus, published 1957
  • Jim Stockley

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