1000 GUINEAS 1885

The 72nd winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Friday 8th May 1885 over the Rowley Mile, was Farewell (20/1), a bay filly by Doncaster out of Lily Agnes, owned by the 1st Duke of Westminster. The winner won by 3 lengths in 1 minute 47.80 secs, with 4 lengths back to the third. A field of 16 runners contested the race which was worth £3,600 (Equivalent to £414,000 in 2017)


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
FAREWELL George Barrett John Porter 1st Duke of Westminster 20/1
JANE Jem Goater Mr T Jennings 33/1
SATCHEL E Rossiter Duke of Portland 9/1
CROSSPATCH A Giles Lord Cadogan 25/1
ROSEMARY Fred Webb Lord Calthorpe 20/1
GOLDEN LIGHT Sam Loates Mr J H Houldsworth 20/1
BREAKFAST Tom Cannon Lord Rosebery 100/9
CHARMIAN T Weldon Prince Soltykoff 50/1
ST HELENA J Watts Lord Zetland 6/4
MARIA RENATA C Loates Duke of Beaufort 50/1
LADY CLARENDON F Barrett Lord Ellesmere 33/1
IERNE Charles Wood Mr G Kruckenberg 66/1
FAIRYLAND J Snowden Mr Manton 100/1
FLORES A Lemaire M A de Montgomery 50/1
ARMIDA Fred Archer Lord Hastings 5/1
CIPOLLINA John Osborne Lord Rosebery 33/1
    Over Round 111%