South Africa | Western Cape Province | Table Bay

Incident Details:

year: 1946
location: Table Bay
area: Western Cape Province
country: South Africa
fatality: non-fatal
species: unknown
victim: boat
gender: B
age: unknown
injury: Shark holed and sank boat occupants rescued
species detail:
source: T. Wallett p.27
species: unknown shark
date: 1946

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 1946 on the date reported as 1946 - boat, a female aged unknown was near Table Bay. An unknown shark was reported to have attacked boat. The attack was non-fatal (Shark holed and sank boat occupants rescued)