1000 GUINEAS 1816
The 3rd winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Thursday 2nd May 1816 over the Ditch Mile, was Rhoda (3/1), a bay filly by Asparagus out of Rosaballa, owned by the 5th Duke of Rutland. A field of 6 runners contested the race which was worth £1155 (Equivalent to £94,800 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
RHODA Sam Barnard R Dixon Boyce 5th Duke of Rutland 3/1
DUENNA Lord Foley 10/1
GUENDOLEN Mr Neville 11/8
PLACENTIA General Grosvenor 10/1
UNNAMED BLACK FILLY BY SORCERER Mr Payne 10/1
UNNAMED BAY FILLY BY DICK ANDREWS Mr Frost 10/1
Note that only horses priced at 3/1 or better were recorded, all others have been allocated 10/1 Over Round 103%
Note: The image above is shown courtesy of the Sporting Gazette and Agricultural Journal 1879