Belgian Draft Horses for Sale near Middletown, CT

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Belgian Draft Stallion
Duke is a great horse. loves people. good around roads, dogs, cats, donkies..
Mystic, Connecticut
Sorrel
Belgian Draft
Stallion
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Mystic, CT
CT
$3,800
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About Middletown,CT

The land on the western bank of the Connecticut River where Middletown now lies was home to the Mattabesett Native Americans (also spelled Mattabesec, Mattabeseck, and Mattabesek); the area they inhabited—now Middletown and the surrounding area—was named after them. At the time the first European settlers arrived in the region, the Mattabesetts were a part of the group of tribes in the Connecticut Valley, under a single chief named Sowheag. Plans for the colonial settlement were drawn up by the General Court in 1646; the first Europeans arrived from nearby Connecticut colonies in 1650. On September 11, 1651, the General Court of Connecticut established the town of "Mattabesett". A couple of years later in November of 1653, the settlement was renamed Middletown.