Jumping Horses for Sale near Paxton, IL

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Standardbred Stallion
beautiful bay standardbred. 4 white socks and star with black points has b..
Bloomington, Illinois
Bay
Standardbred
Stallion
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Bloomington, IL
IL
$3,000
Quarter Horse Stallion
Gray QH gelding 5 yr old. 16. 2h Full tail to ground. Clips, loads and tra..
Kankakee, Illinois
Gray
Quarter Horse
Stallion
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Kankakee, IL
IL
$12,000
Miniature Stallion
Stunning solid black, 29. 5" stallion with glorious old Hemlock Brooks and ..
Donovan, Illinois
Black
Miniature
Stallion
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Donovan, IL
IL
$500
Thoroughbred Mare
Bay TB mare. Honest jumper, good heart, and comfortable jumping or just on..
Mahomet, Illinois
Bay
Thoroughbred
Mare
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Mahomet, IL
IL
$4,500
Thoroughbred Stallion
Slew Ridge (a. k. a. ) Duncan is a handsome 9 year old 16. 1 hand bay thoro..
Mahomet, Illinois
Bay
Thoroughbred
Stallion
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Mahomet, IL
IL
$2,500
Oldenburg Stallion
Bay Yearling Colt with Chrome - ISR Jumping Futurity eligible out of Blind ..
Kankakee, Illinois
Bay
Oldenburg
Stallion
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Kankakee, IL
IL
$15,000
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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.