This was run in 1969 and the winner was trained by A.Budgett. There were 26 runners and the winning time was 2 mins 40.3 secs. The winner won by a length with a further length between second and third. The winner won a first prize of £63,108 6s, the equivalent of £1,540,000 today.

THE DERBY 1969

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Can you provide a list of any of the other runners, jockeys, owners or betting?

The British Pathe website and bank of film clips provide excellent coverage of the Epsom Derby. The link below is a 3 minute 54 second clip of the Derby.  http://www.britishpathe.com/video/the-derby-1969/query/epsom+derby

Pos. Horse Jockey Owner
1 BLAKENEY E.Johnson A.Budgett
2 SHOEMAKER    
3 PRINCE REGENT    
4 MOON MOUNTAIN    
5 RIBOFILIO L.Piggott  
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7/2 Ribofilio
15/2 Blakeney