EPSOM OAKS 1892
The 114th Oaks Stakes took place on Friday 3rd June 1892 and was won by La Fleche (8/11), by St Simon out of Quiver trained by John Porter, who won by a short head in 2 mins 43.20 secs. The winner won £5,270 (Equivalent to £616,600 in 2017) and there were 7 runners.
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner
LA FLECHE G Barrett John Porter Baron Maurice de Hirsch 8/11
THE SMEW J Watts   Mr A James 100/6
LADY HERMIT Morny Cannon   Colonel North 100/8
ARISE R Chaloner   Mr A M Singer 20/1
PALISANDRE G Chaloner   Lord Gerard 9/2
SHINING STAR F Webb   Prince Soltykoff 33/1
BROAD CORRIE T Weldon   Mr H Milner 10/1
      Over Round 106%
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