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Shilstone Rocks Another Bunch 1976-2011

Sire: Shilstone Rocks Fury.

Dam: Whitmore Honey Bunch (X Honey bags)

From 39 shows during her life time she won 16 Supreme Championships 21 championships, 13 reserve championships, 25 Firsts, 8 seconds, 2 thirds & 1 fourth

She was reserve for the Lord Arthur Cecil Supreme Champion M & M NPS and Lloyds Bank (HOYS) and was third at the Lloyds Bank final at HOYS in 1988. This mare, I consider, is probably the best I have bred. Among others she is also the dam of Shilstone Rocks Atlantic Gale.

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Shilstone Rocks River Dance 1997

Sire: Shilstone Rocks Cavaliere

Dam: Park Barn Dance.

This big strong mare a supreme champion herself is the dam of River Ripple, Snowy River, River Man, Country Dance, Jet Stream. All consistent winners in the ring

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Shilstone Rocks Drizzle 1992.

Sire: Catesby Crusader

Dam: Shilstone Rocks Rain Again

This lovely mare was only shown once at the breed show where she was Supreme Champion, she was sold locally as a great showing prospect. However, sadly we did not see her in the showing world again and later, she was exported to Austria

Shilstone Rocks Masada 1986.

Sire: Brandsby Cyclone

Dam: Shilstone Rocks Dark Mountain.

Winner of 25 Supreme and Reserve Championships from 1988 to 1996  at 21 shows. She was sold to Felicity Thompson for her daughter to ride where she was very successful in lead rein and first ridden classes. Dam of many very successful progeny.

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Shilstone Rocks Masorah 1997

Sire: Shilstone Rocks War Lord

Dam: Shilstone Rocks Masada

7 Championships and Reserves along with many firsts during her showing years (27 shows). A mare with great substance and quality. Her latest foal, was the winning yearling colt Shilstone Rocks Maverick.

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Shilstone Rocks Cottage Craft 2008

Sire: Shilstone Dunna Brook

Dam: Shilstone Rocks Country Cottage

Among her successes in youngstock classes she was Supreme Champion at our breed show in 2012 .She is now being very useful in our riding centre taking small adults and children for hacks out on the moor.

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Shilstone Rocks Sweet Talk 2003

Sire: Shilstone Rocks D-Day

Dam: Shilstone Rocks Sweet Fury.

Up to 2009 she was shown 20 times. She achieved 16 firsts and 11 championships/ reserves. She is now owned by Lyndy Calcutt who has been having equal success with her in hand and as a lead rein for which she is admirably suited. She is now in foal for 2016.

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Shilstone Rocks Sweet Pea 2002

Sire: Shilstone Rocks D-Day

Dam: Shilstone Rocks Sweet Fury.

Full sister to both War Lord and Sweet Talk.

Winner of 8 championships and reserves from 12 shows. Her stock have also been very successful. One of her daughters; Sugar Snap is now in New Zealand with Claire McCormick and Tracey Elliot-Reep (two of our daughters).  Sugar Snap was exported in foal to North Countryman and has had two lovely filly foals one by him and the latest by Digmac Eagle Rock whose sire Shilstone Dinger Tor was imported by Steve Phipps and Becky Pocock some years ago.

We have not as yet kept any of her foals and she has been used by the riding centre for the last three years so this year we must put her back in foal! And maybe show her again

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Shilstone Rocks Hey Day 1991

Sire: Langfield Canth

Dam: Shilstone Rocks Rainy Day.

Very successful in the show ring. She has had some bad luck with some of her foal’s one breaking his leg in the trailer and another falling and breaking her neck. However we have had two lovely fillies the last two years, Day Dream and Day Light to carry on from her and we might get another foal yet!

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Shilstone Rocks Windswept 1983

Sire: Shilstone Rocks Cloudburst II

Dam: Shilstone Rocks Whirligig.

A Supreme Champion herself, as was her sire. She excelled in driving competitions driven by Joanna Penfold (one of our daughters) she qualified twice for the Royal Windsor championships in a pair with the gelding Panache and was 4th.

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