1897 Melbourne Cup

1897 MELBOURNE CUP
Two miles (Tuesday, November 2)
First: 3418 pounds; Second: 500 pounds; Third: 250 pounds.
1 14-1 GAULUS (ch h 6y, Gozo - Industry) Tr: W Forrester 7.8 S Callinan
2 33-1 THE GRAFTER (br g 4y, Gozo - Industry) Tr: W Forrester 7.7 W Redfearn
3 20-1 AURUM (b c 3y, Trenton - Aura) Tr: H Munro 8.6 H Morrison
Then followed:
4 20-1 Bundook (b h 4y, Carbine - Moonga)   6.11 C Power
5 8-1 Coil (ch h 4y, Abercorn - Copra)   9.3 A Delaney
6 6-1 fav Positano (Imp.) (b/br h 5y, St. Simon - Ponza)   7.7 F Fielder
7 50-1 Mischief (ch m 6y, Commotion - Lady Teazle)   7.13 A Luckman
8 100-1 Amnesty (b m 4y, Trenton - Pardon)   6.12 James Wilson
9 25-1 Clarion (b c 3y, Carbine - Clare)   6.8 cd 6.10 H Cook
00 33-1 Battalion (ch g 7y, Battailous - Nancy Till)   9.4 J Brewer
00 50-1 True Blue (b h 5y, Hotchkiss - Rose of Wellington)   9.1 James Gough
00 50-1 The Chevalier (br h 5y, Lochiel - The Oaks)   8.6 H Dawes
00 16-1 Ayrshire (br h 5y, Dunlop - Hinnomungie)   8.5 J Stevenson
00 25-1 The Merry Boy (b g 5y, Trenton - Mara)   8.4 H Holmes
00 10-1 Amberite (b c 3y, Carbine - Duenna)   8.4 M Harris
00 50-1 Mora (late Tiara) (b m 4y, Malua - White Star)   8.2 J Cunnngham
00 50-1 Toreador (ch g 5y, Chester or Abercorn - Tempe)   8.0 E Cleal
00 10-1 Wait-a-Bit (b h 4y, Malua - Lucina)   8. J Anwin
00 50-1 Devon (b/br h 7y, Musk Rose - The West)   7.13 T Swan
00 16-1 Fucile (b h 4y, Carbine - Venice)   7.13 H Houseman
00 12-1 Parthenopaeus (ch h 5y, Splendor - Atalanta)   7.12 P Guinane
00 33-1 Fleet Admiral (b c 3y, Richmond - Footstep)   7.10 R Lewis
00 16-1 Trent (blk g 6y, Trenton - Sumatra)   7.9 T Pegrum
00 50-1 Dreamland (br h 6y, Trenton - Nightmare)   7.8 D Cook
00 200-1 Sortie (b h 4y, Catesby - Barosma)   7.8 C Cooper
00 100-1 The Hypnotist (br c 3y, Trenton - The Charmer)   7.5 C Foon
00 200-1 Koha (br h 4y, The Rebel - Discard)   7.4 F Hoysted
00 33-1 Manfred (b c 3y, Robinson Crusoe - Bellisima)   7.0 H Gardiner
00 33-1 Rosella (b m 6y, Trenton - Pardon)   6.7 A Hearn
 
Won by: 1/2 head, 4 lengths. Time: 3:31.0.
Judge's numbers: 20-xx-xx