EPSOM OAKS 1789
The eleventh Oaks was won by the 5/2 joint favourite Tag, a bay filly by Trentham, owned by Lord Egremont. A field of 7 runners contested the race, whihc was worth £603 to the winner. (Equivalent to £83,800 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner
TAG Sam Chifney Frank Neale Lord Egremont
       
       
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