RECORD: Darwin, C. R. & Francis Darwin. n.d. John Price Watergate St Chester. CUL-DAR193.15. Edited by John van Wyhe (Darwin Online,

REVISION HISTORY: Transcribed by Christine Chua and edited by John van Wyhe 8.2022. RN1

NOTE: See record in the Darwin Online manuscript catalogue, enter its Identifier here. Reproduced with permission of the Syndics of Cambridge University Library and William Huxley Darwin. The volume CUL-DAR193 contains notes for Darwin's book Variation under domestication (1865-75).


John Price Watergate St Chester

A dark mouse-dun coloured pony from Market Drayton in Chester Fair Ap. 15. 1875. Besides 5 stripes from the withers, there was a broader obscuring mark just in the neck & the offsets 2 or 3 inches long in each side of a broad dorsal. All the legs strongly zebra marked, the forehead tho' very dar showed same still darker markings

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