2000 GUINEAS 1824

The 16th winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Tuesday 4th May 1824 on the Rowley Mile course, was Schahriar (10/1), a bay colt by Shuttle Pope out of Dinarzade, owned by Mr James Haffenden. A field of 7 runners contested the race which was worth 1200 Guineas (Equivalent to £138,600 in 2017)


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
SCHAHRIAR Will Wheatley   Mr James Haffenden 10/1
TIARA Duke of Grafton 2/1
CONVICTION Lord Exeter 4/1
CYDINUS Lord Stradbroke 50/1
ORION Mr Greville 3/1
AIGRETTE Lord Grosvenor 50/1
ANGELICA Lord Grosvenor 6/1
Note that only horses priced at 10/1 or better were recorded, all others have been allocated 50/1 Over Round 106%
Note: The image of Will Wheatley above was produced by Ben Marshall in 1818 and is in the public domain.

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