Ten Steeplechase Horses Die In Virginia Fire

Ten Thoroughbred steeplechasers and 15 hounds used in fox hunting were killed Feb. 16 when fire destroyed a barn at the Waterman family's Clifton Farm near Leesburg, Va. According to published reports, four horses and dozens of hounds were rescued from the 100-year-old structure valued at more than $100,000.

Dennis Foster, director of th

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