Ranch Work Horses for Sale near Beardstown, IL

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Leah - Mare in Mendon, IL
Due to no fault of her own, this mare is for sale. I had a shoulder injury ..
Mendon, Illinois
Bay Roan
Quarter Horse
Mendon, IL
Quarter Horse Stallion
This gelding has been everywhere. Been shown alot the last 3 years i've o..
Manito, Illinois
Quarter Horse
Manito, IL

About Beardstown,IL

Beardstown was first settled by Thomas Beard in 1819; he erected a log cabin at the edge of the Illinois River, from which he traded with the local Native Americans and ran a ferry. The town was laid out in 1827 and was incorporated as a city in 1896. During the Black Hawk War in 1832, it was a base of supplies for the Illinois troops. Thomas Beard's son, Edward "Red" Beard, a noted gambler and saloon keeper of the Old West, was killed in a gunfight in Kansas in 1873 by "Rowdy Joe" Lowe. Earlier, he had built a two-story brick building which was used for 85 years as a store and inn.