Lord Portsmouth and the Eggesford Hounds Part 1


Posted on Thursday, October 20, 2022
In: Articles
Written by: Peter Brook
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The Earl of Portsmouth was one of the first, together with George Templar, to introduce into the west of England the modern style of fox-hunting. Lord Portsmouth sought to improve the breed of horses by placing in his stud Czar Peter, Quiz, Fox, Anacreon, and other sires of repute. Through selected breeding he converted the...
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