Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Chessington World of Adventures (Chessington Zoo) in United Kingdom

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Bella  dead elephant



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 22 years old
Born:* 1968 wild
Birth place:
Dead: 1990-05-30
Death reason: unknown:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Chessington World of Adventures (Chessington Zoo), in United Kingdom

Date of arrival

1970-05-00Chessington World of Adventures (Chessington Zoo)
from Tyseley Pet Stores

Record history
History of updates2022-04-11

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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† Bella is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 1990-05-30 at Chessington World of Adventures (Chessington Zoo), in United Kingdom, .


Bella was born wild 1968.

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Bella was born in the wild in 1968. Chessington Zoo bought her from the Tyseley Pet Store in Birmingham in May 1970. She lived at the zoo with an elephant called Marge, but died on May 30, 1990.
Caught in Time: India's first Test win in England, 1971, Timesonline, 2007-08-05

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2023). Bella, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Chessington World of Adventures (Chessington Zoo) in United Kingdom. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 2 October 2023 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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