Meadow Farm – Birthplace of Secretariat
Caroline County, VA Marker No. ND-10 Marker Text: This famous horsebreeding farm was established in 1936 by Christopher T. Chenery and continued under the management of his daughter, Helen "Penny" Chenery until 1979. Secretariat (1970-1989), also known as "Big Red," was born and trained here. A bright chestnut stallion with a white star and narrow stripe, he was a horse of uncommon excellence as he proved when he captured the Triple Crown in 1973. His win at the Belmont Stakes by 31 lengths…
Pieter Estersohn's Kentucky Part II
Graham Beck's Gainesway Farm in Lexington, Kentucky encompasses 1500 acres in the Golden Cresent of the Inner Bluegrass region. Pieter Estersohn photographer.