2000 GUINEAS 1822
The 14th winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Tuesday 23rd April 1822 over the Rowley Mile, was Pastille (4/6 fav), a bay filly by Rubens out of Parasol, owned by the 4th Duke of Grafton, who won in a common canter. A field of 3 runners contested the race which was worth 1300 Guineas (Equivalent to £137,800 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
PASTILLE Frank Buckle Robert Robson 4th Duke of Grafton 4/6
MIDSUMMER Lord Grosvenor 7/2
UNNAMED BAY COLT BY MARMION Mr Hunter 7/2
Note that only the favourite had her price recorded, all others have been allocated 7/2 to give a balanced book. Over Round 104%
Note: The imagine above is shown courtesy of the Sporting Gazette and Agricultural Journal 1879.