EPSOM OAKS 1784
The 6th winner of the Oaks, which took place on Friday 22nd May 1784, was Stella (20/1), a bay filly by Plunder out of Miss Euston, owned by Philip Burlton. There were 10 runners and the winner won £829 (Equivalent to £115,200 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
STELLA Charles Hindley xxxx Philip Burlton 20/1
LADY TEAZLE     Lord Derby 5/4
ELDEN     Mr Vernon 10/1
UNNAMED FILLY BY PAYMASTER     HRH Duke of Cumberland
UNNAMED FILLY BY DORIMANT     Duke of Grafton
UNNAMED BAY FILLY BY IL'MIO     Lord Clermont
EDITHA     Lord Grosvenor 7/2
UNNAMED CHESTNUT FILLY BY SWEETBRIAR     Lord Grosvenor 7/2
UNNAMED BROWN FILLY BY GOLDFINDER     Mr Walker
UNNAMED SISTER TO DUPLICITY     Duke of Hamilton
      Over Round (Unknown)
For further information on this Classic race 'The Oaks Stakes' by Michael Church provides a comprehensive history of the great race. It is a limited edition volume, limited to 650 copies, and is available from Amazon ISBN 1910498289