EPSOM OAKS 1893
The 115th Oaks Stakes took place on Friday 2nd June 1893 and was won by Mrs Butterwick (100/7), by St Simon out of Miss Middlewick trained by George Dawson, who won by 1/2 a length in 2 mins 44.80 secs. The winner won £5,150 (Equivalent to £602,600 in 2017) and there were 17 runners.
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner
MRS BUTTERWICK J Watts George Dawson 6th Duke of Portland 100/7
TRESSURE A White   Lord Rosebery 6/1
CYPRIA H Barker   Mr T Jennings 100/1
SILENE G Barrett   Mr Douglas Baird 6/1
CONSIE Calder   Duke of Beaufort 10/1
DRILL J Fagan   Lord Bradford 40/1
TINTARA F Allsopp   Lord Bradford 40/1
MAIN Palloon   Viscount Louis de Buserett 100/1
ARRIERE PENSEE Morny Cannon   Mr Tom Cannon 33/1
GILL BECK F Webb   Mr E C Clayton 100/1
EVERMORE Fred Rickaby   Mr R H Combe 33/1
ERIN G Chaloner   Captain Machell 8/1
MARIETTA R Chaloner   Mr John Gubbins 100/8
SAL VOLATILE F Finlay   Lord Harewood 100/1
STIRRUP CUP Tommy Loates   Mr C J Merry 7/2
AFFLUENCE W Bradford   Mr T Jennings 50/1
MINTING QUEEN J Woodburn   Sir J Blundell 100/12
      Over Round 114%
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