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Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Thomas Dykes, 02 March 1904

 Item
Identifier: Coll-14/9/10/23

Scope and Contents

Dykes offers his opinions on what horses are best to cross with, choosing the modern Hackney and an Arab Highland cross. He says he will inform Ewart about the white maned mare which belongs to a carting contractor whose stables are in Portobello.

There is also a copy, in Dykes' hand, of the programme for the Highland and Agricultural Society, Inverness Show, 1839 and a copy of a letter to Dykes on behalf of Lord Lovat about a pony stallion 'Alan Kingsburgh'.

Dates

  • 02 March 1904

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Physical Description

4 leaves

Conditions Governing Access

Open.

Extent

From the File: 1 folder

Physical Location

CLX-A-1136

Physical Description

4 leaves

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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