1000 GUINEAS 1863
The 50th winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Thursday 23rd April 1863 over the Ditch Mile, was Lady Augusta (100/30), a chestnut filly by Stockwell out of Meanee, owned by the 7th Earl of Stamford. The winner won by 3 lengths in 1 minute 48 secs, with a further 3 lengths back to the third. A field of 10 runners contested the race which was worth £3,600 (Equivalent to £403,200 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
LADY AUGUSTA Arthur Edwards Joseph Dawson 7th Earl of Stamford 100/30
FLYING FISH Roper Lord Stamford 20/1
CADEAU J Daley Lord Anglesey 33/1
MARIGOLD J Doyle Mr Hargreaves 11/2
TORNADO George Fordham Mr R Ten Broeck 3/1
CURLE G Parsons Mr R Ten Broeck 33/1
TEASE ME NOT Ashmall Mr Eastwood 20/1
AMELIA Challoner Lord Exeter 7/1
GOLD DUST Wells Mr Fleming 12/1
CRAFTON LASS Norman Baron Rothschild 100/8
Note:Image above is shown courtesy of the issuing Cigarette card company. Over Round 108%