Hope, Estella Mary, Lady, c.1866-1958 (pony breeder and trainer)
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Lady Estella Mary Hope, 10 March 1903
Scope and Contents Hope provides details of the head sizes and callosities of some of her pony stallions.
Dates: 10 March 1903
Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Lady Estella Mary Hope, 08 August 1907
Scope and Contents Hope thanks Ewart for his letter concerning the chestnuts (callosities) on the pony 'Vulcan' and 'Odin' and confirms that the pony 'Thorean' has no sign of hind chestnuts or ergots. She reports that they were much taken with Ewart's yellow Highland pony's colour at the show.
Dates: 08 August 1907
Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Lady Estella Mary Hope, 11 February 1904
Scope and Contents Hope discusses some of the nose features of the ponies of which Ewart has sent her pictures, and provides some diagrams. She remarks that the Celtic pony appears to be very different from the ones she remembers in her youth. She states that she wishes to try and breed from her hare if he is still alive when she returns from abroad.
Dates: 11 February 1904
Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Lady Estella Mary Hope, 12 April 1911
Scope and Contents Hope describes the physical characteristics of a mare that has recently been shot, and reports that she has recently lost two ponies through drowning. She has offered their bodies to the Natural History Museum if they are able to retrieve them.
Dates: 12 April 1911