1863 Melbourne Cup

1863 MELBOURNE CUP
Two miles (Friday, November 20)
First: 490 pounds; Second: 20 pounds.
1 10-1 BANKER (b c 3y, Boiardo (GB) - Jeannette) Tr: Sam Waldock 5.4 H Chifney
2 2-1 eq fav MUSIDORA (br m 4y, The Premier (GB) - Dinah) Tr: J Wilson 8.5 D Fountain
3 2-1 eq fav ROSE OF DENMARK (ch f 3y, Stockwell (GB) - Marchioness (GB) Tr: xxx 5.9 H Tothill
Note: Rose Of Denmark's jockey did not weigh in and she was subsequently disqualified although most record books still show her as the third placegetter.
Then followed:
4 5-1 Barwon (b h 4y, Boiardo (GB) - Jeanette)   9.5 S Waldock
5 5-1 Aruma (br f 3y, Boiardo (GB) - Unknown mare)   6.6 T Pullar
6 8-1 Shillelagh (b g a, Vanish - Matilda)   7.7 H Howard
7 8-1 Falcon (ch g 6y, Warhawk (GB) - Unknown mare)   8.13 J Morrison
 
Scratched: Saturn. Won by: 1 length, 2 lengths. Time: 3:44.0. (Race record).
1863 MELBOURNE CUP

Two miles (Friday, November 20)
First: 490 pounds; Second:
20 pounds.
1 10-1 BANKER (b c 3y, Boiardo (GB) – Jeannette) Tr: Sam Waldock 5.4 H Chifney
2 2-1 eq fav MUSIDORA (br m 4y, The Premier (GB) – Dinah) Tr: J Wilson 8.5 D Fountain
3 2-1 eq fav ROSE OF DENMARK (ch f 3y, Stockwell (GB) – Marchioness (GB) Tr: xxx 5.9 H Tothill
Note: Rose Of Denmark’s jockey did not weigh in and she was
subsequently disqualified although most record books still show her as the
third placegetter.
Then followed:
4 5-1 Barwon (b h 4y, Boiardo (GB) – Jeanette)   9.5 S Waldock
5 5-1 Aruma (br f 3y, Boiardo (GB) – Unknown mare)   6.6 T Pullar
6 8-1 Shillelagh (b g a, Vanish – Matilda)   7.7 H Howard
7 8-1 Falcon (ch g 6y, Warhawk (GB) – Unknown mare)   8.13 J Morrison
 
Scratched: Saturn. Won by:
1 length, 2 lengths. Time: 3:44.0. (Race record).