This was run on Saturday 29th March 1958 and 31 ran. The winning time was 10 minutes 1 1/5secs. 


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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 6 minute 17 seconds clip of the Grand National.

Pos. Horse Jockey Owner
1 MR WHAT A.Freeman Mr D J Coughlan
2 TIBERETTA G.Slack Mr E R Courage
3 GREEN DRILL G.Milburn Lord Cadogan
4 WYNDBURGH M.Batchelor Miss R P M Wilkinson


D.V.Dick Mrs Leonard Carver
Also GOOSANDER T.Malony Mrs Bache Hay
Also WISE CHILD S.Hayhurst Wing-Commander R E Stephenson
Also GLORIOUS TWELFTH B.Wilkinson Mr H J Joel
Also LONGMEAD G.W.Robinson Mr F Rea
Also HOLLY BANK Mr P Brookshaw Mr S H Brookshaw
Also ACE OF TRUMPS P.Farrell Mr Clifford Nicholson
Also ATHENIAN D.Ancil Colonel W H Whitbread
Also SENTINA P.Taaffe Duchess of Westminster
Also HART ROYAL P.Pickford Mr L C Denton
Also SYDNEY JONES Mr M Tory Mr P S Tory
Also VALIANT SPARK M.Scudamore Mr O H Gilbey
Also RENDEZ VOUS III J.A.Bullock Major H S Cayzer
Also BROOKLING T Taaffe Mr C Rooney
Also SPRINGSILVER F Winter Mrs M F Magnier
Also NEVER SAY WHEN S.Mellor Mr Alan H Wood
Also PIPPYKIN T.Brookshaw Mr K R Redfern
Also PRINCESS GARTER Mr W Roberts Mrr E Davies
Also MUST R.Morrow Mrs W L Pilkington
Also SOUTHERNTOWN P.Cowley Mr P J M Place
Also THE CROFTER J.Power Lt-Colonel D M Baird
Also MOSTON LANE R E Jenkins Mr F Bramwell
Also RICHARDSTOWN J Morrissey Mr J Neville
Also EAGLE LODGE A.Oughton Mr N A Mardon
Also COMEDIANS FOLLY Mr D Scott Mr L G Scott
Also FROZEN CREDIT Mr P Ransom Mr W F Ransom

Peter Pickford on Hart Royal, when they would not leave him alone in the 1958 Grand National. These are the titles of chapters from Chris Pitt’s book ‘Go Down to the Beaten’, which looks at personal stories by connections of horses which failed to win the Grand National, a copy of which can be purchased by clicking the link below:-