EPSOM OAKS 1824
The 47th Oaks Stakes took place on Friday 4th June 1824 and was won by Cobweb (8/11 fav), by Phantom out of Filagree trained by James Edwards, who won by a length. The winner won £1,260 (Equivalent to £138,600 in 2017) and there were 13 runners.
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
COBWEB Jem Robinson James Edwards 5th Earl of Jersey 8/11
FILLE DE JOIE     Mr Yates 9/1
REBECCA     Duke of Grafton 9/2
UNNAMED FILLY BY ORVILLE     Lord George H Cavendish
PEDIGREE     Mr Goddard
MISS JIGG     Mr Fulwar Craven
LADY ELEANOR     Lord Derby 11/1
TIARA     Duke of Grafton
VERBENA     Lord Verulam
WITCH     Mr Prendergast
PRINCIPESSA     Lord George H Cavendish
LYRNESSA     General Grosvenor
UNNAMED FILLY BY FROLIC     Lord Egremont
      Over Round N/A
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