Hardress (Sam) Waller (b. 1917) (part 2)
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Hardress (Sam) Waller (b. 1917) (part 2)


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In this recording Hardress Waller recalls his involvement in the Irish Hospital Sweepstakes, and steeple chasing, while also coordinating fixtures at home to suit the racing calendar while he was a member of the Turf Club. He discusses the funding which came to the racing industry through the Fianna Fáil government over the years. This recording provides some excellent material in relation to the world of horse breeding and horse racing in Ireland.

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Audio series:

Kildare county, first series


128 kbps

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48 hours

File size(s):

50.97 MB

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The Irish Turf Club

Recorded by:

Maurice O’Keeffe