horse block

horse block

A block or platform, often set near a door, on which one steps when mounting or dismounting from a horse.
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From a window at the upper part of the house she saw Ed Handby cross the street and sit down on a horse block before the house of a neighbor.
Stable girl Jaimie Duff has pulled together a playlist to help the horse block out the Aintree punters.
The new cell site reportedly enhances coverage in Medford, as well as Mill, Country, Middle Island , Horse Block and Granny Roads as well as along Route 112.
The cell sites also improve coverage and capacity in South Haven, along the Sunrise Highway, the Montauk Highway, Horse Block Road and at Suffolk County Park, and in Orient Point, along Main Road/Route 25, from Dam Pond to Narrow River Road.
This 2010 purpose-built stable block comprises three horse blocks, a tack-room, a garage and a hay storage area and of the 23 acres of land available, currently half an acre is designated as schooling paddock.
Horse is hit by car A CRASH involving a car and a horse blocked a busy road for hours yesterday morning.
I was totally caught up in the way Ryan Moore rode Presvis to win the Duty Free by threading his way through a packed field to find daylight, after finding his horse blocked from the start.
We, in our naivety, saw, as did everyone at the race track, our horse blocked, the flag go down and then back up, and we heard the tannoy announce a false start.