1000 GUINEAS 1862
The 49th winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Thursday 8th May 1862 over the Ditch Mile, was Hurricane (5/1), a bay filly by Wild Datrell out of Midia, owned by the 6th Viscount Falmouth. The winner won by 3/4 length in 1 minute 52 secs, with a neck back to the third. A field of 11 runners contested the race which was worth £2,800 (Equivalent to £305,200 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
HURRICANE Tom Ashmall John Scott 6th Viscount Falmouth 5/1
BERTHA A Edwards Lord Stamford 7/2
SAPPHO Custance Lord Coventry 100/8
OLIVE BRANCH George Fordham Mr R Ten Broeck 100/3
UNNAMED BROWN FILLY BY Y MELBOURNE Tom Aldcroft Lord Glasgow 50/1
QUEEN ELIZABETH Jem Goater Mr Elphinstone 50/1
SALAMANCA Wells Sir Joseph Hawley 100/6
ETHEL John Osborne Sir Robert Honeywood 5/1
CANTLULERE Challoner Mr R C Naylor 50/1
IMPERATRICE J Snowden Colonel Towneley 3/1
JUNG FRAU Sam Rogers Captain White
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