EPSOM OAKS 1833
The 55th Oaks Stakes took place on Friday 24th May 1833 and was won by Vespa (50/1), by Muley out of Miss Wasp trained by H Scott, who won by a neck. The winner won £2,625 (Equivalent to £270,400 in 2017) and there were 19 runners.
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
VESPA Jem Chapple H Scott Sir Mark Wood 50/1
OCTAVE J Day   Duke of Grafton 14/1
REVELRY Wheatley   Mr Batson 9/1
UNNAMED FILLY BY WHISKER Conelly   Mr Barrow 9/1
FUNNY S Mann   Mr Rawlinson 16/1
CARNATION F Buckle   Sir G Heathcote 50/1
BALEINE W Boyce   Duke of Richmond 20/1
SISTER TO GAYHURST Arnull   Lord Egremont 50/1
DIRCE Scott   Lord Chesterfield 50/1
WEEPER Nat Flatman   Mr Flatman 50/1
CHANTILLY Robinson   Mr Stonehewer 50/1
UNNAMED FILLY BY EMILIUS Sam Chifney   Mr Chifney 7/1
SISTER TO FREDERICK Norman   Mr Gratwicke 50/1
FALERNIA G Edwards   Colonel Grosvenor 50/1
MALLBRAN Pavis   Colonel Peel 20/1
AMIMA Sam Darling   Lord Exeter 50/1
TARANTELLA Wright   Mr Cookes 2/1
DIVERSITY C Day   Mr Cosby 50/1
UNNAMED FILLY BY EMILIUS Macdonald   Mr Grant 50/1
      Over Round 110%
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