Hunt: Blackmore and Sparkford Vale Foxhounds

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A Collection of Historical Hound & Hunt Related Incidents & Oddities Recorded in Baily’s 1795 Merkin, a fox-hound bitch bred by Colonel Thornton ran a trail of four miles in seven minutes and half a second [about 34mph]. This bitch was sold for four hogsheads of claret,  the agreement included a provision that seller was…

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Alice Fox-Pitt

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An amazing ancient cottage. Comfortable sitting room with an electric fire with a feel of a real log fire. Wifi, free view tv. The cottage offers excellent self catering facilities with a well equipped kitchen.Complimentary tea, coffee, sugar, milk, jam, eggs, butter, jam, bread and croissants.There are also stables available for guests with their own…

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