This was run on Wednesday 31st May 1876 and the winner was trained by J.Hayhoe at Newmarket. There were 15 runners from an initial entry of 226. The winner won by 5 lengths in 2 mins 44 secs, with 3 lengths between second and third. The winner won a first prize of £5,575, the equivalent of £2,390,000 today.

THE DERBY 1876

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Pos. Horse Jockey Owner
1 KISBER C.Maidment Mr A Baltazzi
2 FORERUNNER F.Webb Mr R.Peck
3 JULIUS CAESAR T.Cannon Mr R.Peck
4 PETRARCH Morris Lord Dupplin
Also ALL HEART Constable Lord Rosebery
Also BAY WYNDHAM J.Goater Lord Rosebery
Also FATHER CLARET Morbey Lord Rosebery
Also SKYLARK Fred Archer Lord Falmouth
Also GREAT TOM J.Osborne Lord Falmouth
Also COLTNESS T.Osborne Mr J.Houldsworth
Also HARDRADA J.Snowden Lord Zetland
Also BRACONNIER Glover Count F.de Lagrange
Also WILD TOMMY H.Custance Duke of Hamilton
Also ADVANCE T.Chaloner Mr Gomm
Also

WISDOM

Parry Lord Wilton
2/1 Petrarch
4/1 Kisber
100/15 Forerunner
100/15 Skylark
100/12 All Heart
33/1 Great Tom
33/1 Wild Tommy
40/1 Julius Caesar
50/1 Hardrada
50/1 Braconnier
50/1 Bay Wyndham
100/1 Wisdom
100/1 Coltness
200/1 Advance
200/1 Father Claret
  Over-Round 112%