Tag: Wales

Packs of the Welsh Borders -A Nineteenth Century View

In no district in the United Kingdom is hunting more keenly enjoyed than in the border country between England and Wales, just where the mountains and hills of Wales dip down into the plains, and the smaller streams take the proportions of rivers, and their valleys widen out into dales and rich agricultural holdings. Beginning...

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Jack Poletty of the Glyn Celyn Beagles

Posted on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 in:
Subject: BeagleWales

In this second article from Gareth Jones he meets Jack Poletty huntsman of the Glyn Celyn Beagles Wiry, old Jack Poletty, the kennelman of the Glyn Celyn Beagles, came hurrying out of the stables with the unmistakable gait of a man who has spent his life in the saddle. What a Shakespearean figure he looked!...

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