This was run on Thursday 27th May 1819 and there were 16 runners from an initial entry of 54. The winner won by a head to claim a first prize of £1,837 10s, the equivalent of £1,300,000 today.

THE DERBY 1819

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Pos. Horse Jockey Owner
1 TIRESIAS W.Clift Duke of Portland
2 SULTAN ----- Mr Crockford
Also EUPHRATES ----- Lord Rous
Also THE DOMINIE ----- Lord Foley
Also PHILIP ----- Mr Watson
Also BANKER ----- Mr Lake
Also COLT BY RUBENS ----- Lord G.H.Cavendish
Also LOVEMORE ----- Mr Forth
Also SHRECKHORN ----- Mr Payne
Also COLT BY HAPHAZARD ----- Mr Gardiner
Also CONJUROR ----- Mr Charlton
Also EMPEROR ----- Mr Crockford
Also CETES ----- Mr Butler
Also COLT BY ORVILLE ----- Mr Andrews
Also TOPAZ ----- Mr Goddard
Also

DAHLIA

----- Mr Farrall
5/2 Tiresias
3/1 Sultan
7/1 Euphrates
8/1 Colt by Rubens
12/1 The Dominie
14/1 Topaz
20/1 Conjuror