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HIGH CONSTABLE. An officer appointed in some cities bears this name. His powers are generally limited to matters of police, and are not more extensive in these respects than those of constables. (q.v.)

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The Queen was at the races, but had to settle for another runner-up when High Constable failed to catch Meezaan in the 7f handicap.
40 Kempton SP forecast 6-4 Mark Johnston's three-year-old has improved with racing and stepped up on his debut fourth at Catterick when chasing home the well-regarded High Constable on his penultimate start at Wolverhampton.
High Constable, trained by Roger Charlton for the Queen, easily landed odds of 4-6 under Martin Dwyer in the 1m maiden.
High Constable is likely to be a warm order, but I wasn't impressed with his debut effort when turned over at long odds-on in a maiden here over 7f .
High Constable was backed as if defeat was out of the question on his debut in a similar event at this course last month run over 7f.
The feature of the 7f juvenile maiden was the market move for newcomer High Constable, trained by Roger Charlton for the Queen.
Her home-bred newcomer High Constable, whose dam has already thrown seven winners including the high-class Right Approach, makes his debut in a 7f maiden.

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