The 89th Oaks Stakes took place on Friday 24th May 1867 and was won by Hippia (11/1), by King Tom out of Daughter of The Star trained by Joseph Hayhoe, who won by a length in 2 mins 54 secs. The winner won £5,200 (Equivalent to £566,800 in 2017) and there were 8 runners.


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
HIPPIA John Daley Joseph Hayhoe Baron Meyer de Rothschild 11/1
ACHIEVEMENT Custance Colonel Pearson 1/3
ROMPING GIRL J Osborne J Osborne 40/1
BUMBLEKITE J Snowden Lord Zetland 8/1
ARAPELLE Wells Sir J Hawley 33/1
MINSTER BELL Chaloner Mr J Johnstone 100/1
BOUNCEAWAY J Mann Prince Soltykoff 50/1
SOEUR DE CHARITE Loates Mr Pryor 40/1
    Over Round 105%
The image above is shown courtesy of the Illustrated London News 1867
For further information on this Classic race 'The Oaks Stakes' by Michael Church provides a comprehensive history of the great race. It is a limited edition volume, limited to 650 copies, and is available from Amazon ISBN 1910498289