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Slideshow Then and Now. References. Glen Riddle Farm Berlin, MD. Interviews. History. Community. Famous Horses. By: Erica Hickerson Erin Frederick Kari Morris. Samuel Riddle purchased 500 acre farm in 1917 for $17,000

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glen riddle farm berlin md

Slideshow

Then and Now

References

Glen Riddle FarmBerlin, MD

Interviews

History

Community

Famous

Horses

By: Erica Hickerson

Erin Frederick

Kari Morris

history
Samuel Riddle purchased 500 acre farm in 1917 for $17,000

named it for his home town Glen Riddle, PA which in turn had been named for his grandfather

1919 installed electricity plant

Horses owned started out for show

Built a regulation size racetrack but also had smaller tracks throughout the farm

Training ground for 2 legendary horses

Country Manor (15 rooms, 8 bathrooms)- held high society parties

History

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glen riddle community
Glen Riddle Community
  • Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse (Old Riddle Farm Barn)
  • Golf Courses (Man O’ War and War Admiral Course)
  • Coastal Homes
  • Amenities
  • ~ Tennis, Fitness Center, Marina, Owner’s Clubhouse, Golf
  • Clubhouse, Nature Trails

Glen Riddle

Other Horse Farms in Berlin, MD

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Click on picture to link to picture slideshow

c ommun i t y
COMMUNITY

GLEN RIDDLE

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HORSE

FARMS

BERLIN, MARYLAND

picture slideshow
Picture Slideshow

Original Glen Riddle Farm

Glen Riddle

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interviews
Interviews

Click on picture to hear about the history of Glen Riddle Farm

Click on picture to hear why Glen Riddle was chosen as a site for residential living with a golf course

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famous horses
Famous Horses

Seabiscuit

Man O' War

War Admiral

Click on name for weblink

Click on picture for historical facts

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man o war
Man O’ War
  • Born March 29, 1917
  • Mrs. Belmont originally named the horse My Man of War because her husband was away at war.
  • Sold to Samuel Riddle 1919 for $5,000
  • Nicknamed Big Red
  • 20 wins out of 21 races (the horse he lost to was named Upset)
  • Sired over 400 foals and over 200 became champions
  • Voted Horse of the Twentieth Century by the Associated Press in 2000
  • set 8 records, 3 world records,
  • 2 American records, and
  • 3 track records and broke most by

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seabiscuit
Born 1933

Grandson of Man O’War

50 wins of 89 starts

Set 16 track records

Earned $437,730- World’s largest money making thoroughbred

1938 Horse of the Year

Seabiscuit

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war admiral
Was born on May 2, 1934

Is Man O’War’s son

Had 21 wins in 26 starts

Earned $273,240

Triple crown winner 1937

1945 Horse of the Year

Sired 40 stake winners

Forced out of racing due to an injured ankle

War Admiral

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references
References

PHOTOS

  • Running Horse. Retrieved on October 15, 2008. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Picture_of_the_day/October_8,_2006
  • Jockey. Retrieved on October 15, 2008. http://members.graphicsfactory.com/clip-art/image_files/tn_image/5/1306925-tn_Horse-Race001.jpg
  • Man O’ War. Retrieved on October 22, 2008. http://www.ocmuseum.org/articles/pix/Man-O-War-2.jpg

The Tack Room. Retrieved on October 25, 2008. www.thetackroom.com.au/man-o-war/

  • War Admiral. Retrieved on October 22, 2008. http://www.preakness-stakes.info/images/WarAdmiral.jpg

Dinnell Circle D Horses. Retrieved October 25, 2008. www.circledhorses.com/Brushup_72.jpg

  • Seabiscuit. Retrieved on October 22, 2008. http://www-tc.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/seabiscuit/gallery/images/seabiscuit_10.jpg

Ride the Stars. Retrieved on October 25, 2008. ridethestarz.blogspot.com/.../emilie-simon.html

  • Back horse. Retrieved on October 22, 2008. http://www.tek-quine.co.uk/horsebox/imgs/horse-cartoon.gif

HISTORY

  • History. Ocean City Life- Saving Station Museum. Retrieved on October 25, 2008.

http://www.ocmuseum.org/index.php/site/worc_history_article/the_samuel_riddle_farm/

  • Seabiscuit History. About.com. Retrieved on October 25, 2008.

http://horseracing.about.com/od/history1/l/blseabis.htm

http://www.thoroughbredchampions.com/biographies/seabiscuit.htm

  • War Admiral History. About.com. Retrieved on October 25, 2008.

http://horseracing.about.com/od/history1/l/blseabis.htm

http://www.thoroughbredchampions.com/biographies/admiral.htm\

  • Man O’ War history. Ocean City Life- Saving Station Museum. Retrieved on October 22, 2008.

http://www.ocmuseum.org/index.php/site/worc_history_article/a_worcester_county_maryland_legend_man_o_war/

* About.com. Retrieved on October 25, 2008.http://horseracing.about.com/od/famoushorses/a/aa052304a.htm

* Interviews with David Ruark by Kari Morris. October 21, 2008.

* Enya. Love Song. On Newage. [i-tunes]. Warner.

* Little Big Town. (2005). Little More You. On The Road to Here [i-tunes]. Equity Music Inc.

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