2000 GUINEAS 1893
The 85th winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Wednesday 3rd May 1893 over the Rowley Mile, was Isinglass (4/5 fav), a bay colt by Isonomy out of Deadlock, owned by Mr H McCalmont. The winner won by 3/4 length in 1 minute 42.4 secs, with 4 lengths back to the third. A field of 10 runners contested the race which was worth £4,350 (Equivalent to £509,000 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
ISINGLASS Tommy Loates Jewitt Mr H McCalmont 4/5
RAVENSBURY H Barker Mr C D Rose 100/7
RAEBURN John Watts Duke of Portland 10/1
HARBINGER Morny Cannon Mr Douglas Baird 100/6
SON OF A GUN G Barrett Duke of Beaufort 25/1
ST JUDE Gough Duke of Beaufort 100/1
WATCH TOWER F Rickaby Mr J Charlton 25/1
ROYAL HARRY R Chaloner Colonel North 25/1
KILMARNOCK Jimmy Woodburn Duke of Portland 100/1
PERIGOLD G Chaloner General Owen Williams 10/1
Note: The image opposite is shown courtesy of the issuing cigarette card company Salmon & Gluckstein. Over Round 101%