1896 Caulfield Cup

1896 CAULFIELD CUP
12 furlongs (Saturday, October 17)
Handicap of 2500 pounds.
First: 2000 pounds; Second: 350 pounds; Third: 150 pounds.
1 33-1 CREMORNE (b g 7y, Glorious - Nea) Tr: J Allsop 8.9 E Huxley
2 12-1 STRAIGHTFIRE (br h 7y, Grand Flaneur - Crossfire) Tr: I T Carslake 7.3 G Murray
3 20-1 LE VAR (br c 3y, Lochiel - La Valette) Tr: T Peyton 6.11 T McNamara
Then followed:
4 33-1 Merman (ch g 4y, Grand Flaneur - Seaweed) H Munro 7.12 T Brown
5 7-1 Resolute (b c 3y,Trenton - Umilta) H Munro 7.3 H J Morrison
6 50-1 Pivot (b h 5y, Swiveller - Wild Rose) W Harrison 7.4 W Redfearn
7 25-1 Canoona (b m 6y, Gang Forward - Small Talk) W Moran 7.9 R Ramage
8 16-1 Damien (b g 4y, Off Colour - The Nun) J Wilson Jr 7.6 C Power
9 20-1 The Parisienne (b m 4y,Trenton - Marie Louise) H Prestwich 8.4 H Holmes
10 14-1 Reka (b c 3y, Neckersgat - Lady Lovelace) W Kelso 6.7 H Cook
11 20-1 Rosella (b m 5y,Trenton - Pardon) W Lang 6.9 J Carson
12 33-1 Preston (br h 5y, Robinson Crusoe - Blue Eyes) H Bellamy 9.2 W H Pearson
13 33-1 Nada (b m 6y,Trenton - Tuberose) H Munro 7.10 D Callanan
14 5-1 fav Hopscotch (ch g 6y, Grand Flaneur - Terara) T Brown 9.9 Jas. Hayes
15 16-1 Excel (br g 6y, Albury - Bean Ideal) J Cripps 6.12 F Fielder
16 50-1 Destiny (b h 5y, Neckersgat - Hortense) W Hickenbotham 8.1 H J Gardiner
17 12-1 Duhallow (ch h 5y, Sheet Anchor - Duanita) J H Davis 7.5 F Shaw
18 50-1 The Captain (br h 7y, Robinson Crusoe - Marie Louise) W Kelso 7.2 D Cook
19 40-1 Homespun (ch g 6y, Lowland Chief - Needle) E Power 7.10 A Luckman
20 100-1 Right Honourable (b h 5y, Grandmaster - Crystal) J Allsop 7.4 H Morn
21 100-1 Alpine (br h 6y, St. George - Escalade) A Taylor 7.7 J Cunningham
22 33-1 Devon (b h 7y, Musk Rose - The West) P T Heywood 8.8 C Moore
23 20-1 Disfigured (b m 8y, Malua - Progressive) J Wilson 8.13 H G Dawes
24 50-1 Cravat (b h 4y, Castor - Necklace) I Earnshaw 7.8 W Delaney
25 40-1 Thunder Queen (ch f 3y, Thunderbolt - Queen Consort) T Keiley 7.4 R Lewis
 
Won by: head, 1/2 length. Time: 2:38.5.