This was run on Wednesday 5th June 1974 and the winner was bred by Mr Claude Lilley and trained by P.Nelson. There were 18 runners and the winner won by 2 lengths in a winning time of 2 mins 35.04 secs. The winner won a first prize of £89,229.25, the equivalent of £1,160,000 today.

THE DERBY 1974

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Pos. Horse Jockey Owner
1 SNOW KNIGHT Brian Taylor Mrs N.Phillips
2 IMPERIAL PRINCE Geoff Lewis Colonel F.R.Hue-Williams
3 GIACOMETTI Tony Murray Mr Charles A.B.St George
4 BUSTINO Joe Mercer Lady Beaverbrook
Also NORTHERN TASTE J.C.Desaint Mr Zenya Yoshida
Also MISTIGRI Christie Roche Lady & Mr E.R.More O'Ferrall
Also NONOALCO Yves Saint Martin Mrs M.F.Berger
Also RADICAL M.Goreham Mr L.B.Holliday
Also COURT DANCER Willie Carson Mrs R.Strudwick
Also REGULAR GUY Bill Pyers Mr Wilfred Sharman
Also SIN Y SIN Eric Eldin Dr J.Sahagun
Also ARTHURIAN Lester Piggott Mrs J.W.Hanes
Also CHARLIE BUBBLES Pat Eddery Mr Leonard Salner
Also LIVE ARROW Richard Marshall Mr Denis J.Lark
Also GREY THUNDER Ron Hutchinson Mr Curtis Elliot
Also BARBARIE CORSAIRE R.Edmondson Mr J.B.Spedding
Also HOPE OF HOLLAND Greville Starkey Mr G.J.Van der Ploeg & Miss H.N.Leauwenburgh
Also GRAND ORIENT G Ramshaw Mr Richard Dormer
9/4 Nonoalco
5/2 Giacometti
8/1 Bustino
8/1 Northern Taste
20/1 Imperial Prince
25/1 Charlie Bubbles
25/1 Court Dancer
28/1 Arthurian
33/1 Sin Y Sin
40/1 Mistigri
50/1 Live Arrow
50/1 Snow Knight
66/1 Radical
66/1 Regular Guy
200/1 Barbarie Corsaire
200/1 Grand Orient
200/1 Grey Thunder
200/1 Hope of Holland
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