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Irish National Stud


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Captain J.H Greer, 16 May 1916

Identifier: Coll-14/9/22/22
Scope and Contents

Greer writes that he would be delighted to meet Ewart to discuss aspects of national horse breeding, and that he hopes Ewart will one day come to Ireland to visit the National Stud. Otherwise, he himself will shortly visit London.

Dates: 16 May 1916

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from John Guy Dollman, 06 January 1929

Identifier: Coll-14/9/35/1
Scope and Contents

Dollman writes that he will send on the photographs Ewart requires as soon as possible. The photographer at the Natural History Museum has already sent photographs of the skull of Ovis sairensis. Dollman provides the measurements of the horns on the specimen.

The reverse of the page contains Ewart's handwritten notes concerning prehistoric settlements.

Dates: 06 January 1929

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Sir Arthur Smith Woodward, 02 April 1917

Identifier: Coll-14/9/23/3
Scope and Contents

Woodward writes that he and his colleagues at the British Museum (Natural History) have examined the equine skulls and found that the shape of the occipital condyles to be variable. The approximation of the condyles in the middle line is especially marked in Hipparion, although he is unable to explain this.

Dates: 02 April 1917

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Museums 2
Physical Characteristics 2
Skull 2
Argali (sheep) 1
Hipparion 1