EPSOM OAKS 1816
The 38th Oaks Stakes took place on Friday 31st May 1816 and was won by Landscape (2/1 fav), by Rubens out of Iris, who won by a length. The winner won £1,391 (Equivalent to £114,200 in 2017) and there were 11 runners.
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
LANDSCAPE Sam Chifney Junior   General John Leveson-Gower 2/1
DUENNA     Lord Foley 4/1
JOHANNA     Mr Walker 12/1
GUENDOLEN     Mr Neville 5/1
PYTHONESS     Mr Haffenden 50/1
SISTER TO CRISPIN     Mr Payne 10/1
THE FLEMISH PIECE     Mr R W Walker 50/1
UNNAMED FILLY BY GRIMALDI     Mr Pryse 50/1
UNNAMED FILLY BY WALTON     Mr Crockford 50/1
UNNAMED FILLY BY GAMENUT     Mr Northey 50/1
RHODA     Duke of Rutland 10/1
Note that only those horses priced at 12/1 or better were recorded, all others have been allocated 50/1 Over Round 104%
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