- On the death of William Ianson Sr, breeder and trainer of such
famous 19th-century racehorses as Blink Bonny, Caller Ou and
Blair Athol, his trophy collection became part of the inheritance
of his son Miles Samuel Inglis I'Anson.
- Miles, who never married, left it to his niece, Ada Atkinson,
daughter of his sister, Jane Elizabeth.
- Ada, too, did not marry and, apparently having no interest in the
trophies, she gave them to her cousin, George I'Anson, youngest son
of William I'Anson Jr. Subsequent events show this to have been a mistaken