1000 GUINEAS 1836
The 23rd winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Thursday 21st April 1836 over the Ditch Mile, was Destiny (6/4 fav), a chestnut filly by Sultan out of Fanny Davies, owned by Mr Thomas Houldsworth, who won cleverly by a neck. A field of 7 runners contested the race which was worth £1850 (Equivalent to £214,900 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
DESTINY John Barham Day John Barham Day Mr Thomas Houldsworth 6/4
TOGA Lord Exeter 5/1
ZENANA Colonel Jonathan Peel 5/1
UNNAMED BAY FILLY BY EMILIUS Lord Chesterfield 50/1
MARMARLADE Mr Charles Greville 4/1
TERTIA Mr Cooke 4/1
FIREFLY Mr W Edwards 50/1
Note that only those horses priced at 5/1 or better were recorded, all others have been allocated 50/1 Over Round 116%
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The newspaper extract below is shown courtesy of the British Library Online.