1906 Melbourne Cup

1906 MELBOURNE CUP
Two miles (Tuesday, November 6)
First: 4826 pounds; Second: 1000 pounds; Third: 500 pounds.
1 4-1 POSEIDON (b c 3y, Positano (GB) - Jacinth) Tr: I Earnshaw 7.6 T Clayton
2 50-1 ANTONIUS (b c 3y, Sir Foote (GB) - Antonia) Tr: J T Suna 7.9 E Turner
3 12-1 PROCEED (b/br g 7y, Pilgrim's Progress (GB) - Procession) Tr: Jos. Brown 7.9 W McLachlan
Then followed:
4 50-1 Dyed Garments (b g 5y, Malvolio - Bozra)   6.13 S Fisher
5 20-1 Simoda (br h 4y, Simmer (GB) - Carbelle)   7.3 D Callinan
6 7-2 fav Solution (NZ) (b m 5y Soult (GB) - Problem (NZ)   8.4 L Hewitt
7 33-1 Booran (b c 3y, Grafton (GB) - Melema)   6.10 E Andrews
8 200-1 Mira (b/br m 6y, Malvolio - My Lady)   6.12 K Doyle
9 12-1 Wandin (b g 5y, Russley (NZ) - Wood Dove)   7.0 G Ross
10 5-1 Noreen (br m 5y, True Blue (NZ) - Marvelette)   7.7 A Hood
11 12-1 Blue Spec (br h 7y, True Blue (NZ) - Specula)   8.9 W Burn
12 50-1 Ossian (b g 8y, Grafton (GB) - Robina)   7.12 A Anderson
13 100-1 Zepho (ch g 5y, Pilgrim's Progress (GB) - Zeph)   7.3 W Foulsham
14 33-1 Dividend (blk h 5y, Simmer (GB) - Lady Trenton)   9.5 J Barden
15 200-1 Delaware (NZ) (b h 4y, Seaton Delavel (GB) - Stepfeldt (NZ)   7.1 D McCowan
16 100-1 Charmant (b m 4y, The Admiral - The Parisienne)   6.9 J Flynn
17 33-1 Tatterdemalion (blk m 8y, Lochiel (NZ) - Tatters)   8.2 F Hickey
18 16-1 Demas (br h 5y, Pilgrim's Progress (GB) - Thebes)   8.3 R Lewis
19 100-1 Ellis (NZ) (b c 3y, Hotchkiss (NZ) - Edith Cureton (NZ)   6.9 G Barr
20 100-1 Czarovitch (b h 6y, Little Bernie - Czarina)   8.5 F Bullock
21 25-1 Melodeon (NZ) (br h 6y, Medallion (NZ) - Melodia)   7.1 C Bolton
 
Won by: 1-1/2 length, 3/4 length. Time: 3:31.5.
Judge's numbers: 15-xx-xx