Renovations set for Man o’ War statue at Kentucky Horse Park

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) – A bronze sculpture of Man o’ War at the Kentucky Horse Park is getting cleaned up for the observance of the legendary horse’s 100th birthday next March.

The Lexington Herald-Leader ( ) reports preparations have started for the work on the 68-year-old sculpture.

Man ‘o War is considered one of the greatest racehorses of all time, winning 20 of 21 races. He died in 1947 at Faraway Farm. Both his grave and his statue were moved to the Kentucky Horse Park in 1977.


Information from: Lexington Herald-Leader,


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