Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Keddah at Ringling Brothers Circus


 ☨ ⚪ Keddah  

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:
Origin
Born:* wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead: 1898-10-14
Death reason: accident: Died in a train fire in late 1898
Locations
Present / last location:Ringling Brothers Circus, in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1897-00-00Ringling Brothers Circus
from J. G. Gaylord

Document updated2020-10-02
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† Keddah is a dead Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died at Ringling Brothers Circus, in United States, from accident 1898-10-14. Official death reason described as Died in a train fire in late 1898. (see detailed list).

Origin


Keddah was born wild .


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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Keddah, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Ringling Brothers Circus in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 July 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=3863. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Page 46, Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, Dokumentation 2 Nordamerika, 1997, by European Elephant Group: Haufellner, Schilfarth, Schweiger
  • Bob Cline, Cheraw, South Carolina, United States.

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