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Betty the WW1 Pony   Comments: 7
Photo: Graham Taylor   Item #: 29624  
Betty the WW1 Pony

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  More on Keiths post about the letter to Lord Kitchener. Here is the famous Betty from Haigh with one of the children mounted.  

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Comments by Veronica, 10th August 2017  
It's true stories such as this that the film'Warhorse ' was made. I loved the film!

Comments by Keith, 10th August 2017  
Absolutely brilliant work Graham - I never imagined when I stumbled across this letter that it could be developed in the way you've managed it. Thank you.

Comments by irene roberts, 10th August 2017  
Oh, she was lovely!

Comments by Maureen, 10th August 2017  
She's just beautiful.

Comments by Elizabeth, 11th August 2017  
I remember hearing this story when working at the History Shop(now Museum of Wigan Life)

Comments by ALAN WINK, 11th August 2017  
So i also agree it is absolutely a truly magical event, but i would just to know ,the army did not take her ???????
Please if you or anyone know tell us i'm in suspense.

Comments by Alan wink, 11th August 2017  
I just read the next letter in which all is revealed i cannot express how i feel ,,fabulous ......

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