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If a statue of a person in the park on a horse has both front legs in the air, the person died in battle.…Continue
History and knowledge never go away.
Be sure to read the final paragraph, but your understanding of it will
depend on the earlier part of the content.
The US standard railroad gauge (distance between the rails) is 4 feet, 8.5 inches. That's an exceedingly odd number.
Why was that gauge used? Because that's the way they built them in England , and English expatriates built the US…
Sad news to hear...
British Equestrian Team member Fiona Bigwood has lost her number one Grand Prix horse Mr G de Lully. The Swedish bred gelding had to be humanely put down after he sustained 7 fractures between his hoof and fetlock bone. He was out in the sand paddock and wearing boots and bandages at the time of the accident.
Added by Linda Weldon on February 19, 2008 at 10:23am — No Comments