Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Royal Hanneford Circus (Tommy Hanneford) in United States

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Chandra  dead elephant



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀
Born:* wild
Birth place:
Dead: 2002
Death reason: unknown:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Royal Hanneford Circus (Tommy Hanneford), in United States

Date of arrival

1972-00-00Royal Hanneford Circus (Tommy Hanneford)
from Circus Bartok

1967-00-00Circus Bartok
from Hunt Brothers Circus

Record history
History of updates2012-06-16: Text RE

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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† Chandra is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 2002 at Royal Hanneford Circus (Tommy Hanneford), in United States, .


Chandra was born wild .

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Records about Chandra from Bob Cline

1948 - came to America from Mysore Palace or Bengalor Herd.
Trained by Louis Reed. then Roy Bush.
1949 to 1966 - Hunt Bros. Circus
1967 to 1971 - Circus Bartok
1972 to 2002 - Royal Hanneford Circus
Died - 2002 in South Carolina
Bob Cline, author of the book "Americas elephants".
Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2023). Chandra, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Royal Hanneford Circus (Tommy Hanneford) in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 9 December 2023 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Bob Cline, Cheraw, South Carolina, United States. Autor of the book Americas elephants

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