Curious Fatal Accident to a Racehorse

Scope and Content

Photograph of the racehorse, 'Boree Jack', that suffered a curious and fatal accident when he was impaled on a rail during a race when a dust storm hit in West Wyalong, New South Wales, Australia in 1909 with three men standing behind the carcass: David Weir (owner); R. Walker (rider); and J. Laffan (trainer).

Archivist's Note

Catalogued by Kristy Davis as part of Towards Dolly Project, 2012-2013

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