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CANADIAN HACKNEY SOCIETY

HACKNEY HALL OF FAME


Welcome to the Hackney Hall of Fame.  This section of our web site is dedicated to the greatest horses, ponies, exhibitors, breeders and trainers that have made an impact on the Hackney in Canada

Crystal Lady

Crystal Lady  

(1939 - 1972) Brown, small star, hind feet and fetlocks white, 13 hands high.  Bred by James B. Johnson, Jr. Rochester, Michigan. Purchased by Mrs. Victoria Armstrong, A.B.C. Farms, from Frank Verroche, St.Catherines, Ontario in 1944.  This remarkable pony had a record of 73 Grand Champion awards during her years in the show rings of the North America continent.  She was proclaimed World Harness Pony Champion in Chicago in 1948.  She also won the Harness Pony Championship at the Royal for seven consecutive years 1947-1953.   Trained by "Chap" Carter.  She retired at age 15 on November 20th, 1954 at the RAWF.  (Inducted March 2001)


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