Formerly Norfolk trotters held the first place in point of number, but their place has been taken in recent years by English thoroughbreds, Arabs, and especially Australians.
As regards hue, the favourite colour of the ancients, according to Xenophon, was bay, and for a long time it was the fashionable colour in England; but for some time chestnut thoroughbreds have been the most conspicuous figure on English race-courses, so far as the more important events are concerned.
Many of the best hunters in the United Kingdom are thoroughbreds, but of the substantial weight-carrying type.
Every week she enjoys a brisk canter through the countryside on one of her thoroughbreds.
Visitors walk up a spiral ramp to view displays of the marque including its sedans, engines, motorcycles, racing thoroughbreds and prototypes.
thoroughbreds foaled in GB or Ireland only.
This class ranges from sporty vehicles such as the MX-5 to derivatives of true racing thoroughbreds such as the Lotus Elise.
The TRC is looking for sympathetic people, experienced in riding and handling thoroughbreds, who enjoy the thoroughbred 's temperament and abilities.
(2) The southern, or Barb type, represented by Barbs, Arabs, thoroughbreds, &c. (E.
Weatherbys can issue duplicate passports for Thoroughbreds foaled in GB or Ireland only.
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