1000 GUINEAS 1820
The 7th winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Thursday 20th April 1820 over the Ditch Mile, was Rowena (7/4 fav), a chestnut filly by Haphazard out of Prudence, owned by the 4th Duke of Grafton. A field of 6 runners contested the race which was worth 2100 Guineas (Equivalent to £178,200 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
ROWENA Frank Buckle Robert Robson 4th Duke of Grafton 7/4
CAROLINE Mr Charles Wyndham 7/2
UNNAMED BROWN FILLY BY HEDLEY Mr Batson 12/1
TIMARETA Mr Calley 12/1
SARDONYX Mr Thornhill 4/1
ELVIRA Mr Jaques 12/1
Note that only horses priced at 4/1 or better were recorded, all others have been allocated 12/1 Over Round 102%
NOTE:The image above is shown courtesy of the Sporting Gazette and Agricultural Journal 1879