This was run on Thursday 25th May 1815 and the winner was trained by Robert Robson. There were 13 runners from an initial entry of 51. The winner won by a short head to claim the first prize of £1,680, the equivalent of £1,130,000 today.

THE DERBY 1815

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Pos. Horse Jockey Owner
1 WHISKER T.Goodison Duke of Grafton
2 RAPHAEL J.Jackson General Gower
3 BUSTO W.Peirse General Gower
Also COLT BY SELIM ----- Lord Foley
Also CASTANET ----- Mr Lake
Also SCRAPALL ----- Mr Lake
Also EQUATOR ----- Lord Rous
Also FROLIC ----- Mr Wyndham
Also GARUS ----- Mr Andrews
Also QUINOLA ----- Mr Payne
Also DELVILLE ----- Mr Stonehewer
Also COLT BY SIR DAVID ----- Mr Duncombe
Also

SIR CHRISTOPHER

----- Sir B.Graham
7/2 Raphael
7/2 Frolic
8/1 Whisker
8/1 Colt by Selim