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Barling, Frank (1869 - 1935)

Trainer (T)

Associated Places:  Falmouth House Stables, Newmarket,Primrose Cottage Stables, Newmarket

Description:

Frank Barling, an ex-vet and steeplechase trainer, became private trainer to the shipping magnate Lord Glanely (1st Baron Glanely) at Falmouth House, Newmarket in 1919. That year the owner and trainer enjoyed a spectacular season, winning the Derby and having seven wins at Royal Ascot. Ill health forced him into retirement shortly afterwards but he later ran a public stable at Primrose Cottage in Newmarket, which he handed to his son Geoffrey in 1932.

Important successes:

Derby
Grand Parade   1919   (T)
 

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