EPSOM OAKS 1796
The 18th winner of the Oaks, which took place on Friday 13th May 1796, was Parisot (7/2), a filly by Sir Peter Teazle out of Deceit, owned by Sir Frank Standish. There were 13 runners and the winner won £1,286 (Equivalent to £141,500 in 2017)
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
PARISOT John Arnull Richard Prince Sir Frank Standish 7/2
MISS WHIP     Mr Harris 4/1
OUTCAST     Mr Phillips
CERTHIA     Lord Egremont 5/1
SPINETTA     Lord Clermont 10/1
ZEMIRE     Mr Concannon
HAMADRYAD     Lord Clarendon
KITTY CUT-A-DASH     Mr Durand 7/1
BROWN BESS     Mr Wilson
LULLABY     Mr Smith-Barry
UNNAMED GREY FILLY BY METEOR     Lord Grosvenor
UNNAMED CHESTNUT FILLY BY KING FERGUS     Mr Stirling
FRISKY     Mr Howorth 5/2
      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