Hello and Farewell to the Horse


Crossposted from my Pound Store Plastic Warriors blog – more pictures at:

5 thoughts on “Hello and Farewell to the Horse”

  1. Re: ‘Farewell to the horse’, a book which you might find of interest is :Equus; the horse in the Roman world, by Ann Hyland. A good read.


    1. Awaiting the Equus ancient history one on loan from the library, next month hopefully.
      The Farewell one is interesting and thought provoking about how you or I just over a century or so ago would have lived lives in a countryside or towns and cities so much more dependent on and shaped around the original ‘horse power’ and how this steadily changed throughout the last century. A change not necessarily always for the better …


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