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Drabble Charming Boy, Shire Stallion, 1870s-1930s

Identifier: Coll-1434/364

Scope and Contents

Photograph of the two year old Shire stallion, "Drabble Charming Boy". According to the text beneath the image, he is the 'property of Drabble Brothers & Co., Drabble, Argentina. Winner of First Prize in Class at the recent Palermo Show, and Sold for £630 - the highest price ever paid for a drought horse bred in the South American Republic. 1912.'


  • Creation: 1870s-1930s

Language of Materials


Physical Description

1 slide 82mm by 82mm

Conditions Governing Access



From the Fonds: 50 boxes

From the Fonds: 3465 Photographic Slides

Physical Description

1 slide 82mm by 82mm


82mm by 82mm

Archivist's Note

Catalogued by Kristy Davis as part of Towards Dolly Project, 2012-2013

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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