This was run on Thursday 30th May 1811 and there were 16 runners from an initial entry of 48. The winner won by a head to claim a first prize of £1,680, the equivalent of £1,190,000 today. The winner was bred by Sir John Shelley and trained by James Edwards.

THE DERBY 1811

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Pos. Horse Jockey Owner
1 PHANTOM Frank Buckle Sir John Shelley
2 MAGIC Tom Carr Mr Astley
Also RIVAL ----- Sir Charles Bunbury
Also MOUNTEBANK ----- Mr Payne
Also WELLINGTON ----- Sir Frank Standish
Also MERRYGOROUND ----- Lord G.H.Cavendish
Also COLT BY SORCERER ----- Mr Lake
Also COLT BY SIR SOLOMON ----- Mr Wilson
Also HIT OR MISS ----- Lord Darlington
Also TIMOUR ----- Lord Darlington
Also COLT BY MR TEAZLE ----- Sir Frank Standish
Also RAPID ----- Mr Blake
Also MOMUS ----- Duke of Rutland
Also JOLTER ----- Mr Shakespear
Also COLT BY COCKFIGHTER ----- Mr Norton
Also TROPHONIUS ----- Mr Andrew
3/1 Trophonius
5/1 Hit or Miss
5/1 Phantom
7/1 Magic
10/1 Mountebank
12/1 Merrygoround
12/1 Wellington