B06 - The Dartmoor Pony Book - Inc 2 Free Pony Bookmarks
B06 - The Dartmoor Pony Book
Tracey’s book – THE DARTMOOR PONY – is a beautiful collection of her favourite photographs she has taken over the past two decades through all the seasons, complete with their history and present day life.
72 pages of beautiful photographs with sketches and informative text.
230 x 250 mm landscape (9 x 10 inches).
Flexi-cover with reinforced fold over flaps.
Above is a short clip of Tracey talking about her book accompanied by her Shilstone Rocks Dartmoor stallions.
Here is a short documentary about the Dartmoor ponies Tracey made on Dartmoor.
Dartmoor pony stallions playing & a Stallions with mares.
All the ponies seen roaming freely on the Dartmoor commons belong to farmers who can identify their animal by ear tags, coat branding and other marks.
In medieval times the most common method of transporting goods across Dartmoor was the packhorse which used to cross the many rivers on the moor via the clapper bridge similar to this one at Postbridge.
After drifting the ponies the farmers decide which ones to sell, and return to the moor.
Prize winning stallion Shilstone Rocks' War Lord & Saying hello!
Dartmoor ponies are uniquely suited to life on the moor.
Carriage driving a pair of Dartmoor Ponies.