1000 GUINEAS 1918

The 105th winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Friday 3rd May 1918 over the Rowley Mile, was Ferry (50/1), a bay filly by Swynford out of Gondolette, owned by the 17th Earl of Derby. The winner won by 2 lengths in 1 minute 41 secs, with a further 3 lengths back to the third. A field of 8 runners contested the race which was worth £5,050 (Equivalent to £321,200 in 2017)


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
FERRY Brownie Carslake Hon. George Lambton 17th Earl of Derby 50/1
MY DEAR Steve Donoghue Mr A W Cox 6/4
HERSELF Freddie Fox Sir Abe Bailey 20/1
BONEVENTE J Evans 11/10
DAMARK Otto Madden 20/1
WILTON A Whalley 100/8
CHICKEN PIE J H Martin 50/1
LADY'S MANTLE E Lancaster 50/1
    Over Round 112%