Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Great Wallace Brothers in United States

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Maude  dead elephant



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀
Born:* wild
Birth place:
Dead: 1903-08-07
Death reason: accident: Train collision
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Great Wallace Brothers, in United States

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Great Wallace Brothers
Record history
History of updates2010-08-02: 

Latest document update2021-09-14 05:17:10
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† Maude is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 1903-08-07 at Great Wallace Brothers, in United States, . Official death reason described as Train collision.


Maude was born wild .

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1903-08-07: Died during the Great Wallace Brothers Circus Train Disaster in Aug. 7, 1903.

Records about Maude from William "Buckles" Woodcocks Blog at
My records indicate only one elephant lost, "Maude" billed as the world's only "Tricycle riding elephant!"

William "Buckles" Woodcock

Records about Maude from Bob Cline

Female Asian 1902 to 1903 - Great Wallace Circus
Died - Aug. 7, 1903 in Great Wallace train wreck in Durand, Mi.
Bob Cline, author of the book "Americas elephants".
Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2023). Maude, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Great Wallace Brothers in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 1 December 2023 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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