1839.00.00.B


Case Number1839.00.00.b
Date1839/1840
Year1839
TypeUnprovoked
CountryAUSTRALIA
AreaSouth Australia
LocationHorn Point, Lady's Bay
ActivityAttempting to rescue crew after whale upset their boat
NameCaptain Wishart of the whaler Wallaby
SexM
Age18
InjuryFATAL
Fatal (Y/N)Y
Time14h30
SpeciesWhite shark
Investigator or SourceG. Dunderdale, The Book of the Bush