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Ayrshire

Foaled: 1885    Died: 1910
Sire: Hampton    Dam: Atalanta
Dam Sire: Galopin    Sex: Horse
Colour: Bay   

Breeder(s):

6th Duke of Portland

Trainer(s):

George Peddie Thomas Dawson

Owner(s):

6th Duke of Portland
Ayrshire at stud
Ayrshire at stud
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Dates & jockeys of important wins:

2000 Guineas
1888  John Osborne
Derby
1888  Frederick Barrett

Description:

Ayrshire, seen here as a stallion at Richard Marsh's Egerton House stud, won 11 races from two to four years of age, including the Two Thousand Guineas and the Derby, giving his owner/breeder, the 6th Duke of Portland, his first taste of Classic success. He was a fair sire at stud, two of his daughters winning the Oaks.
 
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