Draft Horses for Sale near Wellsburg, WV

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Draft Mare
Dolly is a 15 hand crossbred mare. Percheron / QH. Black / white paint. 5 ..
Quaker City, Ohio
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Quaker City, OH
OH
$550
Draft Stallion
Shadow's sire is a registered thoroughbred; a direct descendant of "War Ad..
Richmond, Ohio
Black
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Stallion
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Richmond, OH
OH
$5,000
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About Wellsburg, WV

The town was laid out in 1790, and its post office was opened on September 1, 1870. In 1772, the Cox brothers, Friend, Israel, and Jonathan, made tomahawk rights claims totaling 1,200 acres (4.9 km 2) in the area now including Wellsburg. In March 1788, Charles Prather purchased 481 acres (1.95 km 2) from the Cox heirs for $3,000. In 1791, Prather petitioned Ohio County to incorporate the town of Charlestown, Virginia, naming it after himself. The original name continued until 1816, when it was changed to Wellsburg, to avoid confusion with Charles Town, Jefferson County.