The Emscherbrücher or Emscherbrücher Dickkopp was a wild living house-horse-breed in Germany. Its occurrence was first mentionedin a document in 1396. It was widespread in the break along the Emscher between Waltrop and Bottrop until beginning of the 19th century. The last Emscherbrücher were captured in the 1840s and sold to Duke Alfred von Croÿ in Dülmen.

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This breed is also called Emscherbrücher.

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