EPSOM OAKS 1818
The 40th Oaks Stakes took place on Friday 29th May 1818 and was won by Corinne (5/2), by Waxy out of Briseis trained by Robert Robson, who won by 1/2 a length. The winner won £1,338 (Equivalent to £105,700 in 2017) and there were 10 runners.
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
CORINNE Frank Buckle Robert Robson Mr John Udny 5/2
FAY     Lord Stawell 25/1
FANNY     Mr Jones 6/4
QUADRILLE     Duke of Rutland 25/1
LOO     Duke of Grafton 7/1
SILVERTAIL     Lord Egremont 25/1
UNNAMED FILLY BY TEDDY     Mr Stonehewer 25/1
SISTER TO SCRAPALL     Mr Lake 25/1
FLIRT     Mr Rush 25/1
EMMA     Mr Hill 25/1
Note that only horses quoted at 7/1 or better were recorded, 25/1 has been allocated to all others Over Round 102%
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