Influential Imported Broodmares

Acknowledgment: ‘The Australian Bloodhorse’ by Douglas M Barrie; Angus & Robertson 1956

  1. “Marchioness”: Winner of the 1855 English Oaks. Founded the Number 2 family in Australia. Imported to Victoria to Maribyrnong Stud. Ancestress of many high class racehorses.
  2. “Chersonese”: Imported to W & F A Moses Arrowfield Stud, Jerry’s Plains, NSW in 1917. Dam of champion Heroic, Thracian, Cimbrian and others.