2000 GUINEAS 1843
The 35th winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Tuesday 2nd May 1843 over the Rowley Mile, was Cotherstone (1/3 fav), a bay colt by Touchstone out of Emma, owned by Mr John Bowes, who won by a comfotable 3 lengths. A field of just 3 runners contested the race which was worth £1,500 (Equivalent to £156,000 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
COTHERSTONE Bill Scott John Scott Mr John Bowes 1/3
CORNOPEAN Sam Rogers John Kent Duke of Richmond 6/1
MALLARD Nat Flatman Beresford Lord Orford 6/1
Note that only the winners price was recorded, although the other two fluctuated between 5/1 and 6/1. Over Round 103%