This was run on Thursday 3rd June 1824 and there were 16 runners from an initial entry of 58. The winner won by easily to claim the first prize of £1,968 15s, the equivalent of £1,510,000 today.

THE DERBY 1824

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Pos. Horse Jockey Owner
1 CEDRIC J.Robinson Sir J Shelley
2 OSMOND T.Nicholson Sir W.Milner
Also SIR GRAY ----- Mr Tomes
Also M'ADAM ----- Mr Rush
Also DRAGOMAN ----- Lord G.H.Cavendish
Also DON CARLOS ----- Mr Greville
Also SKIFF ----- Duke of Grafton
Also LYRNESSA ----- General Grosvenor
Also GRENADIER ----- Mr Udney
Also COLT BY PHANTOM ----- Lord Egremont
Also CYNDUS ----- Lord Stradbroke
Also SWALLOW ----- Mr Forth
Also REFORMER ----- Mr Thornhill
Also ELEPHANT ----- Mr Houldsworth
Also COLT BY ANTICIPATION ----- Mr Dundas
Also

SERAB

----- Mr Batson
5/2 Reformer
9/2 Cedric
5/1 Elephant
9/1 Serab
16/1 Ormond
17/1 Swallow
20/1 Colt by Phantom
33/1 Sir Gray