2000 GUINEAS 1852

The 44th winner of the 2000 Guineas, held on Tuesday 26th April 1852 over the Rowley Mile, was Stockwell (10/1), a chestnut colt by The Baron out of Glencoe, owned by the 2nd Marquess of Exeter. The winner won by half a length in 1 minute 48 secs, with 2 lengths between second and third. A field of 9 runners contested the race which was worth £1,950 (Equivalent to £249,600 in 2017)


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
STOCKWELL John Norman William Harlock 2nd Marquess of Exeter 10/1
HOMEBREWED Nat Flatman Duke of Richmond 5/2
FILIUS Alfred Day Sir R Pigot 3/1
DANIEL O'ROURKE Frank Butler Mr John Bowes 3/1
AMBROSE Marlow Lord Exeter 25/1
MAIDSTONE Pettit Duke of Bedford 6/1
LAPIDIST Job Marson Lord Ribblesdale 25/1
HOULAKIN Sly Duke of Richmond 25/1
STAPLETON Mason Mr B Way 25/1
Note that only horses priced at 10/1 or better were recorded, all others have been allocated 25/1. Over Round 117%
Note: The image above is shown courtesy of the Illustrated London News 1855