BLEDDFA SHOOTING STAR gr. H, WELSH MOUNTAIN PONY, 1900
Color: gr Height: 11.2
Iron grey. Died 1931.
Registered as Bledfa Shooting Star and Shooting Star. Major stallion of the Welsh Mountain Pony breed. Winner of innumerable first prizes and Championships, including five first prizes and Championships and four reserve Championships London, and six first prizes and Championships and one reserve Championships at the Royal Show. Breeder: S M Wilmot, Alveston. Owner: Radnorshire Polo & Riding Pony Company. Owner, Sir Walter Gilbey, towards the end of 1914, Sir Walter died, and in 1915 Mrs Greene, Grove Stud paid £280 and bought Shooting Star. Shooting Star was leased for two seasons to Dafydd Evans.
(more information in Dr Wynne Davies book.)