Welsh Cob Horses for Sale near Edmond, OK

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Heavenly Joel - Gelding in Okarche, OK
Heavenly Joel
Registered Section C welsh cob gelding. Will mature at 13.1 hh. Handled, fa..
Okarche, Oklahoma
Bay
Welsh Cob
Gelding
2
Okarche, OK
OK
$3,000
1

About Edmond,OK

The Santa Fe rail line in Oklahoma Territory established a water and coaling station for steam engines at this location when the Santa Fe Railroad built into Indian Territory in 1887. The site for the station was chosen because it was the highest point on the line in Oklahoma County; train could more easily accelerate going downhill while leaving the station in either direction. The railroad then named the station for Edmond Burdick, the Santa Fe's traveling freight agent. When the town was formed after the Oklahoma Land Run of 1889, early settlers decided to adopt the name. Though most of the remnants of the old railroad infrastructure are gone, the Santa Fe, now BNSF, freight line still runs through the same course.