1000 GUINEAS 1903

The 90th winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Friday 1st May 1903 over the Rowley Mile, was Quintessence (4/1), a bay filly by St Fruisquin out of Margarine, owned by Lord Falmouth. The winner won by 1 1/2 lengths in 1 minute 48 secs, with 2 lengths back to the third. A field of 12 runners contested the race which was worth £5,050 (Equivalent to £565,600 in 2017)


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
QUINTESSENCE H Randall J Chandler Lord Falmouth 4/1
SUN ROSE W Halsey Prince Soltykoff 20/1
SKYSCRAPER Danny Maher Mr W Raphael 9/4
DAZZLING L Lyne Mr J R Keene 20/1
YOU GO OFF Morny Cannon Lord Alington 20/1
RED LILY K Cannon Mr L Brassey 20/1
GUIGNE H Jones Mr W Brodrick Cloete 20/1
STAR OF THE SEA J E Watts Mr P P Gilpin 20/1
HAMMERKOP J H Martin Major Eustace Loder 100/7
GIRLIE W Lane Sir J Blunde;; Maple 20/1
KITTYWICK F W Hardy Sir J Blundell Maple 20/1
BARONESS LA FLECHE Otto Madden Mr J Musker 15/8
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