This was run on the 25th March 1927 with the going heavy and weather misty.  The winners time was 10 minutes 20 2/3 secs, was trained by T Leader and carried 12-4.


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The British Pathe website and bank of film clips provide excellent coverage of the Grand National. The link below is a 10 minute 26 seconds clip of the Grand National.

Pos. Horse Jockey Owner
1 SPRIG T Leader Mrs M Partridge
2 BOVRIL III Mr G W Pennington Mrs G W Pennington
3 BRIGHT'S BOY J R Anthony Mr S Sanford
4 DRINMOND Mr J B Balding Lord Queenborough
also MASTER OF ARTS Major Cavenagh Mr M D Blair
also WHITE PARK E Foster Major J P North
also BALLYSTOCKART Captain R E Sassoon Captain R E Sassoon
also GERALD L L B Rees Mr H Kershaw
also AMBERWAVE Mr J O'Brien Lady Helen McCallmont
also GRECIAN WAVE J Meaney Mr W Hume
also MARSIN P Powell Mr S Sanford
also THROWN IN Hon  Grosvenor Lord Stallbridge
also DWARF OF THE FOREST Mr H Kennard Mr H Kennard
also SHAUN OR W Madden Lady Glanely
also SILVER SOMME M Connors Mr H Liddell
also KEEP COOL J Goswell Mr W H Midwood
also RED BEE W J Payne Major H A Wernher
also HAWKER Captain A E Grant Captain A E Grant
also TEST MATCH R Lyall Mr G Redmond
also UNCLE JACK T O'Sullivan Captain A Gollan
also TRUMP CARD Mr S H Dennis Mr G Newell Nairn
also MASTER BILLIE F B Rees Mr W Parsonage
also POP AHEAD Mr H Fowler Mr H  Fowler
also MISCONDUCT W Parvin Mr G Selfridge
also SIR HUGH M Rayson Mr G Gilbey
also CASH BOX G Green Mr R Havelock-Allen
also SNAPPER Captain M Dennis Major T H Sebag-Montefiore
also UPTON LAD Mr W Dutton Mrs J C Patterson
also EAGLE'S TAIL F Brookes Mr J A Fairhurst
also GRAKLE J Moloney Mr T K Laidlaw
also MR JOLLY Mr J S Wight Lt Col R W Tweedie
also CORAZON T Morgan Major Barret
also LISSETT III J Hamey Lord Grimthorpe
also ALL WHITE J Mason Lord Wavertree
also BLAENOR E Doyle Lord Marchamley
also MISS BALNCADDEN Mr D Thomas Mr D Thomas
8/1 Sprig
9/1 Grackle
100/8 Thrown In
100/7 Silver Somme
100/7 Bright's Boy
100/6 Shaun Or
20/1 Master Billie
20/1 White Park
20/1 Misconduct
20/1 Eagle's Tail
20/1 Amberwave
33/1 Knight of the Wilderness
33/1 Dwarf of the Forest
33/1 Trump Card
33/1 Blaenor
33/1 Keep Cool
40/1 Pop Ahead
40/1 Snapper
50/1 Grecian Wave
50/1 Test Match
50/1 Red Bee
50/1 Uncle Jack
50/1 Gerald L
50/1 Master of Arts
66/1 Marsin
66/1 Drimmond
66/1 Mr Jolly
66/1 Hawker
66/1 Upton Lad
100/1 Bar
I am grateful to John Pinfold for the scan of the racecard from his fantastic collection.
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