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'All The Queens Horses'. 50th Anniversary of the British Horse Society 63p Stamp (1997) Duke of Edinburgh's Horse and Groom


St. Simon (Galopin X St. Angela) is widely regarded as the most outstanding racehorse of the 19th century. He was unbeaten on the track, bringing in 10 victories at distances ranging from 5 furlongs (5/8ths of a mi.) to 2 miles, 5 furlongs. He won the Ascot Gold Cup, a 2.5 mile race, by 20 lengths and so much "horse" left in him that he galloped another full mile before he would consent to being pulled up. He was noted as an extremely well made stallion (albeit a little too hot-headed) and…


Zara Phillips Finishes Olympics Equestrian Event

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