1000 GUINEAS 1823
The 10th winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Thursday 1st May 1823 over the Ditch Mile, was Zinc (4/6 fav), a brown filly by Woeful out of Zaida, owned by the 4th Duke of Grafton who won by 1/2 a length. A field of 5 runners contested the race which was worth 800 Guineas (Equivalent to £98,300 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
ZINC Frank Buckle Robert Robson 4th Duke of Grafton 4/6
SPERMACETI Mr Charles Wyndham 5/2
APPARITION Lord Exeter 20/1
POPPETINA Mr Greville 20/1
UNNAMED BAY FILLY BY RUBENS Mr Hunter 20/1
Note that only horses priced at 5/2 or better were recorded, all others have been allocated 20/1 Over Round 103%