ACPS Awards

Hall of Fame


Tre Awain’s Cricket Song, 14.2h 1962 roan mare, (*Tourbillon x Loughconeera’s Linnet), bred by Laura Balding, owned by Catherine Mack

Kynynmont Arianna, 14.4 1999 black mare, (Canal Laurinston x Hideaway’s Smitheranne’), bred and owned by Pam Liddell, Kynynmont Connemaras, LLC

Templebready Ruby, 13 hand 1991 bay mare, (*Ashfield Storm Cloud x Ballinaboy Jonquil), bred by Carole Seigne, owned by Susan McConnell, Oakfields Farm, Charlottesville, VA

Stoneybrook Irish Creme 1992 BEC 14.2 3/4(*Grange Finn Sparrow x Balius Golden Piper) Owned by Joan Webster and Chris Carey

Hayselden Persephone (Hayseldon Bacchus x Cloonisle Coral Strand) Owned and loved by Katherine Wilkins

Tower Hills Killaire 1980 Dk. Bay M (Whitewood Galway Bay [Clonkeehan Auratum x *Keane’s Selection] x Stoneridge Heather [*Texas Hope x Clare de Lune]) Bred by Mary and Rogers Rutter, Tower Hill Farm, owned by Linda Haines and Scott McGuffin, Trout Ranch, Northfield, NH.

Tre Awain Cashela Bay, 1989 bay 14.2H bay (Tre Awain Roderick O’Conor [Macdara x Lonely Cottage] x Sygygy’s Tinkers Dam [Texas Ted x Clever Girl]), bred by Maggie Taylor, St. Charles, MO , owned by Jill McNicol, DVM, Cool Springs Farm, Leetonia, OH.

Hideaway’s Smitheranne (Hideaway’s Erin Smithereen x Lynfield’s Proud Hope) bred by Jackie Harris, owned by Marianne Alexander

Rose of Rosabhil. Born 1950 in Rosmuck, Ireland. She was bred by Conroy Sheamus Cleggan of Co. Galway. By Lavelly Rebel and out of Noreen by Heather Bell. She was grey, 12.3hh. Sold to Alvin Mavis of Illinois where she lived the rest of her live producing thirteen foals for him.

*Grange Dierdre Sparrow, (Grange Bobbing Sparrow x Grey Rock Lucky Star 2), bred by Maria Levinge and owned by Maureen Loughman Abel of Tir na n’Og Ranch in Okeechobee, FL.

Tower Hill’s Katie, (Spring Ledge Bantry Bay x *Dublin Grey), bred by Rogers and Mary Rutter and owned by Linda Haines of Trout Ranch in Northfield, NH.

*Bar S Heather (Rory Ruadh x Queen of the Hills), bred in Ireland by Padraig Curran and owned by Diane Bruce of Canada.

*Coosheen Penny Royal, 14.1h grey, (Coosheen Finn x Coosheen Tansy), bred by Mrs. E. Petch, owned by Leigh Ellen Roberts, GA.

Lynfield’s Kylemore. 13.3h bay, (*Texas Hope x Round Robin’s Easter Bonnet), bred by Lynfield’s Farm, owned by Anne Frey, NY.


Tre Awain Balefire, 15.1h bay, (Gilnocky Ard-Righ MacDaire x Bit O’Heaven’s Irish Dancer), bred by Three Creek Farm, owned by Ann Skidmore.

Blue Hills Egan, 14.2h grey, (Arthur’s Black Paddy x Arthur’s Black-Eyed Susan), bred by Virginia Martin, Blue Hills Farm, TN, owned by Jacqueline Doherty, PA.

Hideaway’s Celebration, 15h grey, (Hideaway’s Erin Smithereen x Hideaway’s Centerfold), bred and owned by Hideaway Farm, NY.


Hideaway’s Greystone Covergirl, 13.31/2h grey, (Greystone McErrill x Hideaway’s Legacy), bred by Jackie and Ed Harris, NY owned by Seaborne Farm, NC.

*Abbeyleix Blue Bird, 13.2h grey, (Coosheen Finn x Blue Moon), bred by Lady Susan de Vescia, owned by Louise Jolicoeur, Quebec, Canada.

Happy-ness, 13.1h grey, (Blagdon Silver Gilt X Happy Lady) bred by Hideaway Farm, owned by Melissa Lankler, MD.

*Hope Gill, 14.2h grey, (Tiger Gill x Hope), bred by Michael Devane, owned by the Grayson family, VA.

Round Robin’s Easter Bonnet, 13.3h bay, (Fox Ridge Starlight x *Clare Dill), bred by James Bailey, VT, owned by Joan McKenna, IL.

 *Cocum Coppelia of Tower Hill, 14.2h grey, (Atlantic Swirl x Grayswood Doon Bridge), owned by Mary and Rogers Rutter, VT.

Hideaway’s Legacy, 13.3+h grey, (Hideaway’s Erin Smithereen x Hideaway’s Centerfold), bred by Jackie and Ed Harris, NY, owned by Nancy Burr-Montanaro, CT.

Gilnocky Chantilly Lace, 15h bay, (Gilnocky Mullingar x Gay Comb), bred by Gilnocky Farm, owned by Caroline Nesbitt, NH.

Sherrie, 13.2 grey, (Georgia’s Mr Irish x *Piper Star), bred by R. Wright, GA, owned by Dave and Sandi Reynolds, OR.

Far Above’s Katherine, 14.2h grey, (Far Above’s Shannon x *Lambay Eve), bred by Doreen Babcock, NY, owned by Aladdin Connemaras, VA.

Hideaway’s Centerfold, 14.1h bay, (Spring Ledge Bantry Bay x Blagdon Silver Gill), bred by Jackie and Ed Harris, owned by Hideaway Farm, NY.

Whitewood Irish Eve, 14.2+h grey, (*Tully Nigger x Winter Molly), bred by William Crane,Jr, owned by Gilnocky Farm, VT.

Dublin Grey, 14.2h grey, bred by James Carroll, Ireland, imported by James Bailey, NH, owned by Tower Hill Farm, VT.

Lynfield’s Proud Hope, 14.1h brown, (*Texas Hope x Proud Beauty), bred by James Bailey, NH, owned by Concord River Connemaras, MA.

*Erin Bay, 13.2h bay, (Little Heaven (TB) x Glen Nellie), owned by Hideaway Farm.

Creg’s Winter Dame, 13.2h grey, (Creg Connera x Derry Dame), bred by Michael Flaherty, owned by Bar Bar A Connemara Farm, CA.

About the Award

Awarded to an outstanding broodmare which has had a positive influence on the breed through her offspring
Candidate must have produced at least 5 purebred or halfbred foals.

Donated By

Dr. Marian Molthan



Deadline: August 1
Send to: Awards Chair