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Byrne, W.A, fl 1903 (landowner and veterinary surgeon (Ireland))


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from W.A Byrne, 29 April 1903

Identifier: Coll-14/9/9/48
Scope and Contents

Byrne enquires how Ewart wishes the pony yearling to be sent to him and asks him to delay deciding on a sire for his mare until Ewart has seen the yearling. He encourages Ewart to try to get all the medals he can for Connemara ponies at the forthcoming Polo Pony Society show.

Dates: 29 April 1903

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from W.A Byrne, 26 August 1905

Identifier: Coll-14/9/11/28
Scope and Contents

Byrne reports that there is no progress concerning the Connemara ponies and that the 'Department' in Ireland are sending Hackney and Welsh cobs despite the fact that crossing a Hackney with a Connemara pony was a failure. He enquires after the 'new arrangement' between the University of Edinburgh and the Royal (Dick) Veterinary College.

Dates: 26 August 1905

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Animals--Transportation 1
Cross-Breeding 1
Hackney horse 1
Horse shows 1
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