1000 GUINEAS 1827

The 14th winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Thursday 3rd May 1827 over the Ditch Mile, was Arab (8/1), a brown filly by Woful out of Zeal, owned by the 4th Duke of Grafton, who won by a head from the Duke's more fancied runner Monody. A field of 7 runners contested the race which was worth 1400 Guineas (Equivalent to £133,600 in 2017)

ARAB SR 1813

Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
ARAB Frank Buckle Robert Robson 4th Duke of Grafton 8/1
MONODY 4th Duke of Grafton 5/2
UNNAMED BROWN FILLY BY PARTISAN Lord George Cavendish 20/1
MARINELLA Lord Exeter 11/8
SPITE General Grosvenor 20/1
MIRIAM Mr Greville 20/1
UNNAMED SISTER TO HAMPDEN Mr Petre 20/1
Note that only horses priced at 8/1 or better were recorded, all others have been allocated 20/1 Over Round 101%

The newspaper extract below is shown courtesy of the British Library Online and Bell's Life and the Sporting Chronicle.