Site updated January 01, 2023
(1774 by KING HEROD oo Rachel)
This site is dedicated to the breeding of the Thoroughbred racehorse. The information contained herein is correct to the best of my knowledge and any conjecture is clearly labelled as such.
"Guessing is how reason proceeds in the absence of facts"
Please write to me at [email protected] if you have any questions, comments or corrections.
All dates quoted on this site are Julian until 02nd September 1752 and Gregorian from 14th September 1752.
All years quoted on this site are historical and no double dating has been used except in the notes.
The age of a horse was calculated from 01st May each year until 31st December 1833 at Newmarket and until 18th April 1858 elsewhere in Great Britain and Ireland.
The age of a horse has been calculated from 01st January each year since 01st January 1834 at Newmarket and since 19th April 1858 elsewhere in Great Britain and Ireland.
RACING IN GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND
OVER THE JUMPS
DANCER, SADLER'S WELLS AND GALILEO
PEDIGREES AND MISTAKEN IDENTITIES
TURK, DARCY'S WHITE TURK AND HELMSLEY TURK
MARE, HUTTON'S SPOT AND ALCOCK'S ARABIAN
BARB, ROCKWOOD, TAFFOLET BARB AND TREGONWELL'S BARB MARE
TOM, HIGHLANDER AND WOODCOCK
OLD MONTAGUE MARE, PULLEINE'S CHESNUT ARABIAN AND WHITESHIRT MARE
LISTER'S TURK AND BYERLEY'S TURK
BY GODOLPHIN ARABIAN
ARABIAN AT HAMPTON COURT
COEFFICIENT OF INBREEDING
REGISTER OF INBREEDING
AVERAGE COEFFICIENT OF INBREEDING
THE THIN GREY LINE
BREEDERS OF THE SEVENTEENTH AND EIGHTEENTH CENTURIES
OF JAMES RONALD HARDIMAN
OF THOMAS HARDYMAN (1781 - 1859) AND HARRIETT PLEDGE (1778 - 1860)
Newmarket Town Plate.
The Articles relating to Royal Plates in the reign of George II.
The naming of horses and the recording of their pedigrees in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries.
How old was the Godolphin Arabian when he died?
The calendar in Great Britain and Ireland.
The kings and queens in Great Britain and Ireland since the restoration of the monarchy.
RACING IN GERMANY IN 1945
THE NORFOLK TROTTER AND THE YORKSHIRE COACH HORSE
Site created April 16, 2000
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