Denise Austin elephants in United Kingdom


Denise Austin
Typeprivate

Owner
Address Whitewall Road
Place Belfast
Region Northern Ireland
Country United Kingdom

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Denise Austin elephants, located at Whitewall Road, in Belfast, United Kingdom .


Comments / picturesThe baby elephant Sheila dodged the death list in Belfast Zoo and was re-housed by a woman who lived near the zoo and kept her in a back garden. The identity of the adoptive parent is a mystery. She was known only as "the elephant angel".
Who gave a home to elephant Sheila?, 2009-03-23

Denise Austin kept the calf, called Shiela, at her home on the Whitewell Road when Belfast was being bombed in the blitz of 1941. [...] Ms Austin died in 1997.
Baby elephant kept in Belfast backyard is inspiration for book

References for records about Denise Austin

Recommended Citation

Koehl, Dan (2021). Denise Austin, Elephant Encyclopedia. Available online at https://www.elephant.se/location2.php?location_id=1971. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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