This was run on Thursday 22nd May 1817 and the winner was trained by Robert Robson. There were 13 runners from an initial entry of 56. The winner won by 1/2 a length to claim a first prize of £1,811 5s, the equivalent of £1,270,000 today.

THE DERBY 1817

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Pos. Horse Jockey Owner
1 AZOR J.Robinson Mr J Payne
2 YOUNG WIZARD ----- Mr Wilson
Also SYLVANUS ----- Duke of Rutland
Also MANFRED ----- Mr Stephenson
Also PENDULUM ----- Mr Vansittart
Also THE STUDENT ----- Mr Udney
Also BROTHER TO CRISPIN ----- Lord Darlington
Also BOROUGHMONGER ----- Mr Hallett
Also MERRYMAKER ----- Lord Stawell
Also GAZELLE ----- Mr Lake
Also ROLLER ----- Mr Lake
Also DOCTOR BUSBY ----- Mr Lake
Also

WATERLOO

----- Mr Forth
7/4 The Student
4/1 Manfred
8/1 Merrymaker
10/1 Sylvanus
12/1 Brother to Crispin
12/1 Gazelle
15/1 Roller
50/1 Young Wizard
50/1 Azor
100/1 Waterloo
100/1 Doctor Busby
100/1 Boroughmonger
100/1 Pendulum
  Over-Round 107%