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The George Hanlon Collection Horse Racing Trophies & Memorabilia
Wednesday 24th April

Commencing 6.30pm (AEST) at 4 Market Drive Bayswater, VIC.

Burns & Co is honoured to offer a truly remarkable collection featuring many items from “The Race that stops a Nation” – The Melbourne Cup. The George Hanlon Collection including, but not limited to: Original and Rare Horse Racing  Memorabilia, Coins, Medals, Trainer Trophies & Plates – Melbourne Cup, Adelaide Cup, Sydney Cup, Caulfield Cup, Geelong Cup, Werribee Cup and many more, Watches, Binoculars, Glassware, Plaques, Books, Photos, Posters, Magazines, Horse Silks and much more.

George Hanlon declared his wish to become involved in horse racing as a 12-year-old when he saw Phar Lap win two races in Adelaide in 1930.

Mr Hanlon, was a three-time Melbourne Cup winner and one of Australia’s greatest trainers of staying horses.

Hanlon, won multiple Melbourne Cups with Piping Lane (1972), Arwon (1978) and Black Knight (1984)

Hanlon, was recognised for his immense contribution to racing in 2002 when he was inducted into the Australian Racing Hall Of Fame.

Only the “Cups King”, Bart Cummings, has saddled more Melbourne Cup runners, with Hanlon having 49 runners in the great race.

FULL ONLINE BIDDING – FLOOR BIDDING – PHONE BIDDING & ABSENTEE BIDDING AVAILABLE

Buyer’s Premium: A buyer’s premium of 22% applies to all lots

Conditions of sale, Inspection Dates, payment methods, etc. to follow.

Enquiries: Contact Tiziano Cuce 0456 210 949  

Under NO circumstances will any items be available for sale PRIOR TO THE AUCTION. 

Auctioneer: Ashley Burns 0408 618 294

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Burns & Co Auctioneers and Valuers
1 & 2/4 Market Drive, Bayswater, VIC 3153
PO Box 6043, Wantirna VIC 3152
LMCT – 11428

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