English Pleasure Horses for Sale near Paxton, IL

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Paint Stallion
4 yr old Black Paint gelding, 2 white sock, 15. 2H, nice slender neck, goo..
Muncie, Illinois
Black
Paint
Stallion
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Muncie, IL
IL
$3,000
Half Arabian Stallion
Blaze Of Glory (AHA / NSH pending) (Sterlin (GG Jabask) X Kool Your Jets (K..
Fisher, Illinois
Chestnut
Half Arabian
Stallion
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Fisher, IL
IL
$800
Mustang Mare
Anyone can ride. This mare has been shown in 5 states. Raised 2 paint babie..
Danville, Illinois
Black
Mustang
Mare
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Danville, IL
IL
$1,200
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About Paxton,IL

The town was initially named Prairie City in the late 1840s, then Prospect City by an Illinois Central Railroad official in 1855. However, as Wilbur W. Sauer says that residents noted the town was "all prospect and no city." In 1859, it was renamed for Sir Joseph Paxton, architect of the Crystal Palace, who was a major shareholder in the Illinois Central Railroad, which in 1856 was the longest span of railroad in the world ( Chicago to Cairo). It was rumored that Paxton was interested in organizing an English settlement in Illinois. The colony never materialized, but the town kept the name.