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Title: Beverley races list
Item Name: Sport and Recreation
Maker: Turner, M.

Description:

Printed list for the Beverley Races, 1812, giving race details, owners, horses etc. Amongst the race regulations at the bottom of the poster, it is noted that "all dogs found upon the course will be destroyed" and anyone found on the course after the bell had been rung was to be taken into custody! In card mount. Beverley race course has been on the present site since 1765. In 1768 £1000 was raised by subscription to build a stand.


Year: 1812
Materials: paper; card
Measurements: L:38cm; W:26cm (approx)
ID_Number: ERYMS (BAG) : 1998.651