Kirtling (Tower)

Account of BRIGHTHILL FARM, Hamilton.

Chestnut mare Foaled in 1993



Chestnut M


  K 362

SireSallustPall MallPalestine
Gaius* (IRE) BandarillaMatador
1981Sandford LadyWill SomersTudor Minstrel
  Hill QueenDjebe
DamNuage d'Or*NijinskyNorthern Dancer
Latour Belle Exotic TreatVaguely Noble
1986Heidi BelleCopenhagen II*Royal Charger
  Dresden BelleAlcimedes*


GAIUS (IRE) (1981). 8 wins-3 at 2-up to 1200m, £51,230, Avondale JC Concorde H., Gr.2. Out of SW Sandford Lady. Sire of SW Cavallieri, Lord Majestic, Maxam, etc. Sire of the dams of 59 rnrs, 29 wnrs, inc. SW After Me, Mercurous, SP McDa Knife, Mr Donizetti and of Juroma, Dolbridge, Attained, Bruiser, Commando Bay, Coppertop, Curlicue, Rulana, Winning Again, Murrex, Worth the Wait, Count Basie, Double You Be, etc.  


1st dam

LATOUR BELLE, by Nuage d'Or*. Unraced. Half-sister to FINEZZA BELLE (dam of CHRISTIANIA BELLE). Dam of five named foals, four to race, all winners, inc:-

PAUILLAC (c. by Star Watch). 3 wins at 2, A$113,100, STC Todman Slipper Trial S., Gr.2, Bio Light 2YO H., 2d Newcastle JC Coca-Cola Classic S., Gr.3, 3d STC Dundas H. Sire.

Lakshimi (f. by Canny Lad). Winner at 1300m, STC Marrickville H.

Kirtling (Tower) (f. by Gaius*). Winner. See below.

Thunderaway (c. by Thunder Gulch*). Winner at 2100m in 2001-02.


2nd dam

Heidi Belle, by Copenhagen II*. 4 wins at 1200m, 3d Feilding S., L. Half-sister to JANNEAU. Dam of 9 named foals, 8 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

FINEZZA BELLE (Sir Tristram*). 5 wins from 1800m to 2200m, NZ$60,250, A$167,600, QTC Grand Prix S., Gr.2, 2d Queensland Oaks, Gr.1, 3d Queensland Derby, Gr.1, Great Northern Oaks, Gr.2, Gold Coast TC Prime Minister's Cup, Gr.2. Dam of-

CHRISTIANIA BELLE (Sackford*). 4 wins at 1200m, 1600m, Cambridge JC Dulcie S., Gr.2, 3d ARC Hyatt of Auckland H., 4th CJC Wickliffe Press Canterbury Belle S., L. Dam of-

ZINO BELLE (Success Express*). 2 wins at 1200m, Hawke's Bay Highview Gold Trail S., Gr.3, 3d Waikato RC Guineas Trial.

Kirin Belle. 2 wins at 1200m, 1450m, SAJC AWA Wagering System H., 4th CJC South Island Thoroughbred Breeders' S.H., L.

Raquel. 3 wins up to 1400m, VATC Aare H.


3rd dam

DRESDEN BELLE, by Alcimedes*. Placed at 2. Half-sister to ASGARD, HONEY BELLE, CHIMING, SON OF CYRUS, Lady Belle (dam of CASEY BELLE, TRISTABELLE), Romantic Belle, Sweet Belle (dam of HIGHDEN BELLE), Precious Belle (dam of OUR KNIGHT). Dam of 4 named foals, 3 to race, all winners, inc:-

JANNEAU (Sir Tristram*). 2 wins to 2500m, VRC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.2.

Heidi Belle (Copenhagen II*). 4 wins. See above.

Elite Belle. Unraced. Grandam of Party Belle (Oregon*).


Race Record : Winner at 1200m, 3d VATC Regal Peace H.

Produce Record : Dam of two foals.

1999 f. by Danasinga.

2001 c. by Senor Pete*.

Missed in 2000.

Served by Kingfisher Mill*. Date of last service, 13.11.2001.