EPSOM OAKS 1806
The 28th Oaks Stakes took place on Friday 23rd May 1806 and was won by Bronze (10/1), by Buzzard out of Alexander Mare trained by R Dixon Boyce, who won by a length. The winner won £866 (Equivalent to £68,600 in 2017) and there were 12 runners.
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
BRONZE William Edwards R Dixon Boyce Mr Berkeley Craven 10/1
JERBOA     Lord Egremont 4/1
ROSABELLA     Mr Lake 20/1
UNNAMED FILLY BY MR TEAZLE     Sir F Standish 20/1
OSIER     Mr Walker 20/1
VANITY     Duke of Grafton 7/2
UNNAMED FILLY BY GOHANNA     Lord Egremont 20/1
WRETCH     Mr Arthur 5/1
NORAH     Lord Grosvenor 20/1
UNNAMED FILLY BY HAMBLETONIAN     Sir T Gascoigne 20/1
OFF-SHE-GOES     Mr Mellish 20/1
SPRITE     General Gower 20/1
Note that only horses priced at 10/1 or better were recorded, all others have been allocated 20/1 Over Round 106%
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