1595.00.00


Case Number1595.00.00
Date1595
Year1595
TypeUnprovoked
CountryINDIA
AreaKerala
LocationRiver Cochin
ActivityShip lay at anchor & man was working on its rudder
Namemale
SexM
Age25
InjuryLeg severed mid-thigh, hand severed, arm above elbow and part of buttocks. Not known if he survived
Fatal (Y/N)UNKNOWN
TimeLate afternoon
SpeciesRaggedtooth shark, 1.5 m [5']
Investigator or SourceThe Voyage of John Huyghen van Linschoten