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The Old Black Horse

The Old Black Horse, Gypsy Vanner Horse sire in the UK, lived until over 30 years old

Reference stallion in the UK owned by Eddie Alcocks
Date of Birth: late 1970s?
Date of passing:
around 2003?
Color DNA – negative tobiano

# of foals imported to the US: 4
Sire: The Coal Horse
Dam: Foundation Stock
No DNA obtained prior to passing

Gallery of The Old Black Horse

The Old Black Horse, Gypsy Vanner sire in the UK

Gallery of some of The Old Black Horse’s Foals:

imported stallion Legend Boy
out of The Mushy Mare
pictured as adult

Legend Boy, Gypsy Vanner Horse stallion

imported stallion Royal
out of Foundation Stock
pictured as adult

Royal, Gypsy Vanner Horse stallion

imported stallion Guthrie’s Tumbler of Bracken Hill
out of Foundation Stock
pictured as adultGuthrie's Tumbler of Brack Hilll, Gypsy Vanner Horse stallion

imported mare The Teddy Mare (right)
out of Piebald Crimea Mare
pictured as adult with her daughter BeautyTeddy Mare (right) and daughter Beauty (right)

Foals not pictured (All are or were located in the UK unless otherwise noted):

  • Vines Bluebell
  • The Chestnut Blagdon Mare
  • Briar Rose (out of Roses’ 14.1hh filly)
  • The Kuchi Stallion
  • Brigadier
  • The Kingsbury Cob
  • Amos Wiltshire’s Old Horse Sam
  • R Smith’s Black & White Stallion
  • Mick’s Old Black Mare
  • Flick
  • Valentine
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