EPSOM OAKS 1823
The 45th Oaks Stakes took place on Friday 30th May 1823 and was won by Zinc (Evens fav), by Woful out of Zaida trained by Robert Robson, who won by 3 lengths. The winner won £1,233 (Equivalent to £144,300 in 2017) and there were 10 runners.
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
ZINC Frank Buckle Robert Robson 4th Duke of Grafton Evens
DANDIZETTE     Duke of Richmond 12/1
UNNAMED FILLY BY PIONEER     Mr Rush 20/1
SPERMACETI     Lord Egremont 12/1
APPARITION     Lord Exeter 50/1
TINT     Mr J Rogers 20/1
PINWIRE     Lord Egremont 5/2
SISTER TO SAILOR     Mr Thornhill 50/1
UNNAMED FILLY BY ORVILLE     Mr Dodington 50/1
UNNAMED FILLY BY PHANTOM     Mr Theobald 50/1
      Over Round 111%
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