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Tudor Racing Bells

The Tudor racing bells are some of the earliest surviving racing prizes in the country. Racing has been carried out in Carlisle since the mid 16th century.

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Spur rowel

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Gilded Rowel 1300AD to 1399AD

A rowel is a wheel-like part of a spur. This must be part of a special set because it is gilded [covered by a thin layer of gold]. Only rich people could afford to keep horses for riding.

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