The 131st winner of the St Leger, held on Wednesday 12th September 1906 over the Old St Leger Course on Town Moor, was Troutbeck, a brown colt by Ladas out of Rydal Mount, owned by the 2nd Duke of Westminster. A field of 12 runners contested the race which was worth £4,625. (Equivalent to £518,000 in 2017)


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
TROUTBECK George Stern Willie Waugh 2nd Duke of Westminster 5/1
PRINCE WILLIAM William Halsey Mr J B Joel 25/1
BEPPO Walter Higgs Mr J A de Rothschild 100/9
KEYSTONE II Danny Maher Lord Derby 5/4 fav
HAYTOR Otto Madden Mr Washington Singer 20/1
STORM G Parfrement M M de Monbel 10/1
MALUA B Lynham Mr G Faber 100/8
PLUM TREE Morny Cannon Mr Fairie 10/1
GINGAL G McCall Mr L Robinson 33/1
GORGOS Herbert Jones Mr A James 100/6
GEORGE IV Jack Jarvis Mr J Bell 100/1
HARRIET J Priestman Mr C F Hildyard 100/1
The winner won by a head in 3 minutes 4.2 seconds, with just a head back to the third. Over Round 115%

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