1000 GUINEAS 1894
The 81st winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Friday 11th May 1894 over the Rowley Mile, was Amiable (100/8), a bay filly by St Simon out of Tact, owned by the 6th Duke of Portland. The winner won by 3 lengths in 1 minute 46 secs, with 4 lengths between second and third. A field of 13 runners contested the race which was worth £3,380 (Equivalent to £398,900 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
AMIABLE Walter Bradford George Dawson 6th Duke of Portland 100/8
LADY MINTING Rickaby Mr Russell 100/7
MECCA F Allsopp Mr Manton 6/1
THROSTLE Morny Cannon Lord Alington 100/7
VICUNA F Finlay Captain R W Baird 33/1
VENIA G Brown Mr Tom Cannon 10/1
SPRINGRAY F Pratt Mr J H Houldsworth 20/1
MARGUERITE II W Pratt Mr T Jennings 20/1
JOCASTA John Watts Mr Manton 2/1
LA NIEVRA Tommy Loates Baron de Rothschild 100/8
CAMEO G Chaloner Prince Soltykoff 40/1
AMINTE Sam Loates Lord Zetland 25/1
ORIEL S Chandley Duke of Westminster 100/8
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