Welkin HeadstonePrint Page
Welkin is credited with putting Melton `on-the-map` in horse-racing. Bred in England by Lord Wolverton he was brought to Melton as a five year old in 1910, and the foundation sire of E.E. Clark`s Melton Stud.
He won three sire premierships in 1919, 1921 and 1922, was runner up in 1917 and 1918, and third in 1920 and 1925 the year he died. Clark erected the headstone to his successful horse.
|Address:||Clarkes & Brooklyn Roads, Westmelton Property, Melton, 3337|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.684167|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Approx. Monument Dedication Date:||1925|
1904 - 1925
A sire of many winners