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1) Steeplechase. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...thewinner. The entire distance was two miles. 1 The Grand National Steeplechase is run on the Aintree course, Liverpool. 2...

2) How We Beat the Favorite by Adam Lindsay Gordon. Edmund Clarence Stedman, ed. 1895. A Victorian Anthology, 1837-1895
...10 A horse that at Warwick beat Birdlime and Yorick, And gave Abdelkader at Aintree nine pounds. They say we have no test to warrant s protest; Dick rides for a lord...

3) horse racing. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...and Ireland in the 19th cent. The Grand National Steeplechase, held annually since 1839 at Aintree course, Liverpool, England, is the most famous. 5Harness racing,...

4) V. Interlude: On Jargon. Quiller-Couch, Sir Arthur. 1916. On the Art of Writing
...the river Walkhan and helped out by the scandalous neglect of the way-wardens. The Aintree course is notoriously of a trying nature. On account of its light character,...

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