1908 Melbourne Cup

1908 MELBOURNE CUP
Two miles (Tuesday, November 3)
First: 5027 pounds; Second: 1000 pounds; Third: 500 pounds.
1 16-1 LORD NOLAN (b c 3y, Positano (GB) - Lady Lybia) Tr: E. A. Mayo 6.9 cd 6.10 J Flynn
2 25-1 TULKEROO (br h 6y, Simmer (GB) - Myall Queen) Tr: xx 8.9 N D Godby
3 40-1 DELAWARE (NZ) (b h 6y, Seaton Delavel (GB) - Stepfeldt (NZ) Tr: xx 6.9 F Harmer
Then followed:
4 7-1 Mooltan (b h 5y, Positano (GB) - Dilisk)   9.12 W McLachlan
5 9-4 fav Alawa (b/br c 3y, Maltster - Crossfire)   7.6 R Lewis
6 33-1 King's Cross (br h 4y, Grafton (GB) - Crossfire)   7.1 W H Smith
7 3-1 Peru (br h 4y, Grafton (GB) - Silver Coin)   8.12 J Barden
8 100-1 Lady Wilde (br m 5y, Nobleman (GB) - Crying Angel)   7.3 R Brown
9 100-1 Pharos (ch g a, Jet d'Eau (NZ) - Opawa mare)   8.2 W Bradshaw
10 25-1 Knox (br h 5y, Ranfurly - Melly)   7.2 S Ferguson
11 50-1 Bobby (b c 3y, Bobadil - Circle)   6.7 J Pike
12 100-1 Gaby (b h 5y, Gossoon (GB) - Mab)   7.12 D Callinan
13 200-1 Baw Bee (b c 3y, Simile (GB) - Chand-Bee-Bee (GB)   7.3 R Brennan
00 25-1 Dyed Garments (br g 7y, Malvolio - Bozra)   8.9 E King
00 200-1 Emir (br h ya, Wallace - Emmie)   8.7 G Scobie
00 100-1 Jack Smith (b g 5y, Wallace - Glint)   7.6 C Bolton
00 20-1 Post Town (b h 4y, Positano (GB) - Molly Masham (GB)   8.5 F Williams
00 50-1 Welcome Trist (b h 4y, Sir Tristram (GB) - Welcome Queenie)   8.3 M Connell
00 14-1 Sir Aymer (GB) (ch h 4y, Sir Hugo (GB) - Penkridge (GB)   7.5 T Clayton
00 300-1 Enchanted States (b g a, Malvolio - Enchantress)   7.0 W Smart
00 50-1 Parsee (b c 3y, Metal (GB) - Pona)   7.6 A Scowen
00 100-1 Delenda (br c 3y, San Francisco (GB) - Cast Steel)   6.12 cd 7.1 G Ross
 
Won by: 1/2 head, 2-1/2 lengths. Time: 3:28.75.
Judge's numbers: 24-xx-xx