Archive for the ‘Turf Pedigree Vault’ Category
Posted on October 14, 2011 - by Annie Johnson
This week kicks off the Times’ Turf Pedigree section — from the vault we have selected the following piece on the renowned stallion from the American Turf Register and Sporting Magazine’s December 1829 issue.
Memoir of Sir Archy. — This justly celebrated horse was foaled in the spring of 1805, on James River, in Virginia, and was bred by Col. Archibald Randolph and Col. John Tayloe, as their joint property. (more…)