1000 GUINEAS 1869
The 56th winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Thursday 29th April 1869 over the Ditch Mile, was Scottish Queen (100/8), a chestnut filly by Blair Athol, owned by the 8th Duke of Beaufort. The winner won by 3/4 length in 1 minute 53 secs, with a neck between second and third. A field of 9 runners contested the race which was worth £3,750 (Equivalent to £390,000 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
SCOTTISH QUEEN George Fordham John Day jnr 8th Duke of Beaufort 100/8
MORNA J Adams Sir Joseph Hawley 6/4
BRIGANTINE Tom Cannon Sir F Johnstone 100/15
TOISON D'OR T French Mr John Bowes 50/1
HEATHER BELL Chaloner Mr William S Crawfurd 2/1
CARITA Parry Sir F Johnstone 50/1
MINARET John Osborne Mr Laund 50/1
CROCUS J Daley Mr James Merry 10/1
MUSIC Kenyon Mr H Padwick 50/1
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