Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Unknown in Unknown

This record may be a duplicate record with Jimmi (Jimmy) at Kaliningrad Zoo
♂ Jimmy



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂
Status:Lost to follow-up
Born:* wild
Birth place:
Imported:1947 by Circus Chipperfield
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Unknown, in Unknown

Date of arrival

from Fossett Brothers Circus (Fossetts Circus)

1956-00-00Fossett Brothers Circus (Fossetts Circus)
from Circus Chipperfield

Record history
History of updates2011-06-13: New elephant RE
2011-09-21: possibly duplicate
2011-11-27: arr date chipperfield, source
2020-11-06: Updated as lost to trace
2021-09-16: Importer Circus Chipperfield

Latest document update2021-09-16 18:38:53
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This record may be a duplicate record with Jimmi (Jimmy) at Kaliningrad Zoo


Jimmy is a living Lost to follow-up Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the Unknown, in Unknown.

Jimmy arrived to the Unknown unknown date, relocated from the Fossett Brothers Circus (Fossetts Circus), in Ireland.

Jimmy lives together with 150 other elephants at the Unknown:

See also a more detailed list with the elephants arrival dates etc.


Jimmy was born wild . and imported 1947 by Circus Chipperfield

Comments / pictures

- Leased to Circus Samerei Busch in Germany in 1958.
- Later sold to Russia.

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

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2021). Jimmy, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Unknown in Unknown. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 26 October 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=7316. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

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

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