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Marble tombstone from the grave of the racehorse `Jackstaff`. The tombstone was originally located on his owner's property at Bayswater .

Jackstaff won the VRC Grand National and ran second in the Australia Cup in 1924. He broke a fetlock while being exercised in his owner's yard and had to be destroyed in 1925.

Location

Address:Station Street, Caulfield Racecourse, Caulfield East , 3145
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.877036
Long: 145.03949
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Culture
Sub-Theme:Animals

Dedication

Front Inscription

`Here lies Jackstaff, a gallant racehorse, chestnut gelding by Sea Prince from Florenza...Well done thou good and faithful servant

Source: RHSV
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