1000 GUINEAS 1838

The 25th winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Thursday 3rd May 1838 over the Ditch Mile, was Barcarolle (4/1), a brown filly by Emilius out of Bravura, owned by the 4th Earl of Albemarle. A field of 6 runners contested the race which was worth £1875 (Equivalent to £193,200 in 2017)


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
BARCAROLLE Edward Edwards W Edwards Lord Albemarle 4/1
MECCA Darling Lord Exeter 7/1
ROMANIA Conelly Lord Exeter 4/1
GLENARA Jem Robinson Lord Jersey 5/2
THE FAIRY QUEEN Rogers Mr Osbaldeston 5/1
WAVE Pavis Colonel Jonathan Peel 16/1
    Over Round 102%

The newspaper extract below is shown courtesy of the British Library Online.