EPSOM OAKS 1910
The 132nd Oaks Stakes took place on Friday 3rd June 1910 and was won by Rosedrop (7/1), by St Frusquin out of Rasaline trained by Alec Taylor jnr, who won by 4 lengths in 2 mins 38.20 secs. The winner won £4,950 (Equivalent to £539,600 in 2017) and there were 11 runners.
Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
ROSEDROP Charlie Trigg Alec Taylor jnr Sir William Bass 7/1
EVOLUTION J Thompson   Mr J Musker 25/1
PERNELLE Higgs   Mr Reid Walker 25/1
WINKIPOP Bernard Dillon   Mr P Nelke 8/1
YELLOW SLAVE B Lynham   Mr W Astor 5/2
MAID OF CORINTH Herbert Jones   Sir William Bass 11/2
THALIA J Clark   Sir R W Griffith 25/1
SALVE R Keeble   Mr T Jennings 25/1
THE JADE Walter Griggs   Mr J B Joel 9/2
LILY ROSE William Griggs   Mr W Hall 25/1
BUD Freddie Fox   Mr J A de Rothschild 100/7
      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