2000 GUINEAS 1816
The 8th winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Tuesday 30th April 1816 over the Rowley Mile course, was Nectar (5/2 fav), a bay colt by Walton out of Lhuile De Venus, owned by Lord George Cavendish. A field of 12 runners contested the race which was worth 2700 Guineas (Equivalent to £232,800 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
NECTAR Bill Arnull R Dixon Boyce Lord George Cavendish 5/2
MILTON Duke of Grafton 3/1
BOBADIL Mr Goddard 7/1
ARIEL Mr Theed 25/1
UNNAMED BROTHER TO SAGANA Mr Lake 25/1
DOMINO Lord Darlington 25/1
SCARECROW Mr Charles Wyndham 7/1
UNNAMED BLACK FILLY BY SORCERER Mr Payne 25/1
PAGHAM Mr Watkins 25/1
UNNAMED BAY COLT BY WALTON Duke of Rutland 25/1
BACCHUS Mr Scaith 25/1
SOVEREIGN Mr Terrett 25/1
Note: The images are shown courtesy of the Sporting Gazette and Agricultural Journal 1879 Over Round 109%