1000 GUINEAS 1817
The 4th winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Thursday 24th April 1817 over the Ditch Mile, was Neva (7/4 fav), a bay filly by Cervantes out of Mary, owned by Mr George Watson. A field of 10 runners contested the race which was worth 2100 Guineas (Equivalent to £197,600 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
NEVA Bill Arnull R Dixon Boyce Mr George Watson 7/4
CLEARWELL LASS Mr Jones 6/1
TRICTRAC Duke of Grafton 4/1
UNNAMED GREY FILLY BY ELECTION Duke of Portland 25/1
UNNAMED CHESTNUT FILLY BY ELECTION Mr Charles Wyndham 25/1
CANVAS Lord Foley 25/1
MAID OF CORINTH Mr Neville 25/1
SISTER TO GUENDOLEN General Grosvenor 25/1
LEAH Mr Lake 25/1
SELINA Mr Blake 5/1
Note that only horses priced at 6/1 or better were recorded, all others have been allocated 25/1 Over Round 110%
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