There have been a total of 6 shark attacks in BARBADOS. Out of those, 4 have unfortunately been fatal which brings the percentage of fatal attacks to 66.67%. 5 attacks came out of the blue while 1 have been provoked by humans.
|Bathing||FATAL||YES||seaman from the York|
|Off Pelican Island||Yacht of Michael Howell capsized||5 survived & 4 perished, but shark involvement not confirmed||YES||9 people in the water|
|Pie Corner||Fishing||FATAL||YES||16yo Master Hurley|
|Bridgetown||20-11-1895||Diving for coins||Leg bitten||NO||Rouee Youma|
|09-08-1786||Washing himself||FATAL||YES||a sailor from the York Merchant|
|Carlisle Bay||25-03-1703||Night||Swimming||Hand and foot severely bitten, surgically amputated||NO||19yo Samuel Jennings, a deserter from the British frigate Milford|