CARTOUCH (young), the property of the Earl of Portmore, was got by Old Cartouch, dam, full sister to Red Rose, by the Hampton Court Chestnut Arabian. Young Cartouch, though a galloway only, beat many sized horses: he ran at Hounslow, Reading, Salisbury, Winchester, Guildford, Huntingdon, Lewes, Warwick, Monmouth, and Hereford, at all which places he was successful. After 1739, he served as a stallion in his lordship's stud : he was sire of Silver Leg, Cartouch, Steady, Spider, Captain, Miss Harvey, Golden Grove, Margaretta, Young Captain, General, &c. &c. Young Cartouch died at Hampton Court in 1759.
Harewood, Harry. A Dictionary of Sports. London: T. Tegg and son, 1835.
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