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Haveley, Charles R., Lieutenant-Colonel, fl 1912


Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Charles R. Heatley, 20 August 1913

Identifier: Coll-14/9/19/41
Scope and Contents

Heatley provides details about the pack horse stallion 'Lord Nelson'. He reports that he has only been able to find in the district one Devon pack horse, plus a colt, to serve as a stud. He complains about the Board of Agriculture and proposes setting up a 'Pack Horse Association' among Devon gentlemen and farmers, and asks Ewart if he would care to join.

Dates: 20 August 1913

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Heatley Noble, 23 May 1912

Identifier: Coll-14/9/18/32
Scope and Contents

Noble reports that he has heard from an acquaintance that the piebald sheep breed is unknown to him, and that his friend H.M Wallis didn't hear of any sheep like theirs when he was in Algeria. He concludes that the piebald sheep appear to be the result of a cross which has bred true, but that the country of origination cannot be traced, and that the breed now does not exist outwith the British Isles.

Dates: 23 May 1912

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from J.H.K Mursenden, 01 March 1912

Identifier: Coll-14/9/18/11
Scope and Contents

Mursenden thanks Ewart for the article he sent for publication in The Foxhound. He had urged Colonel Haveley to consider the bay Shales rather than the grey Findon Shales due to the colour, and provides details about the hardiness of the latter.

Dates: 01 March 1912

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Lieutenant-Colonel Charles R. Haveley, 14 February 1912

Identifier: Coll-14/9/18/6
Scope and Contents

Haveley comments on Ewart's essay on scientific horse breeding, in relation to his own advocacy of the revival of the Devon pack horse and the work of the Board of Agriculture. He also comments on the Shales stud farm.

Dates: 14 February 1912

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Lieutenant-Colonel Charles R. Haveley, 08 March 1912

Identifier: Coll-14/9/18/12
Scope and Contents

Haveley reports that he failed to persuade his Committee about the bay Shales and complains of lack of scientific support on his Committee, especially concerning the pedigrees of horses. He asks Ewart's advice on the horse 'Snowflake'. He is still making enquiries about Findon Shales.

Dates: 08 March 1912

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Lieutenant-Colonel Charles R. Haveley, 19 March 1912

Identifier: Coll-14/9/18/14
Scope and Contents

Haveley thanks Ewart for his advice on selecting the most suitable stallion for their pack mares and states that he would like to get a better understanding of Mendelism. He describes his experience with different breeds of horses in the army. He is making enquiries about the Goonhilly breed of pony in Cornwall, and is going to East Cornwall to see some dun mares that have been offered him.

Dates: 19 March 1912

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Lieutenant-Colonel Charles R. Haveley, 13 April 1912

Identifier: Coll-14/9/18/21
Scope and Contents Haveley describes his recent travels around Devon searching for pack horses and provides details on a pack stallion, although he is convinced that the Board of Agriculture will not buy him for the County. He proposes to gather together the names of men interested in horse breeding to purchase him, and also 10 to 15 of the best old pack mares. He is convinced that in six years time there will be a great demand for pack stallions by the Board of Agriculture and foreign governments. He reports...
Dates: 13 April 1912

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Animals--Colour 4
Devon Pack Horse 3
Horses--Breeding 3
Shales (horse) 3
Stallions 3