This was run in 1971 and the winner was trained by Ian Balding. There were 21 runners and the winning time was 2 mins 37.14 secs. The winner claimed a first prize of £61,625.25, the equivalent of £1,200,000 today.

THE DERBY 1971

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The Youtube website and bank of film clips provide excellent coverage of the Epsom Derby. The link below is a 1 minute 13 second clip of the Derby.  http://www.youtube.com/watch?hl=en-GB&v=6MubcmTVJr0&gl=GB

Pos. Horse Jockey Owner
1 MILL REEF G.Lewis Paul Mellon
2 LINDEN TREE    
3 IRISH BALL    
4 LOMBARDO    
Also BEAMING LEE    
Also CREDIT MAN    
Also HOMERIC    
Also FRASCATI    
Also ATHENS WOOD    
Also THE PARSON    
Also MILLENNIUM    
Also Zuk?    
Also Meedan?    
Also Le Pasch?    
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100/30 Mill Reef