Trenton (NZ) (18) 1881

Trenton (NZ) (18) 1881

Brown horse by Musket (GB) out of Frailty (AUS) by Goldsborough (AUS)

Epitomises the Australasian Racehorse – out of a mare tracing back to Rous’ Emigrant (GB) Champion  Australasian stakes winner and sire in Australia. In 1895 exported to England as a sire.

Winner of good races in NZ and Australia and sire of Wakeful, Aurum, Revenue, Auraria, etc

In England he sired Torpoint etc.

Oli painting of Trenton by Martin Stainforth when the sire was 14 years of age

Courtesy of the Australian Jockey Club: originally presented by Sir William Cooper