Ruff's Guide to the Turf for 1856

Ruff's Guide to the Turf for 1856

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1855 edition. Excerpt: ...Fortuna. Same meeting, earning fist 71b, was notplaced for an All-aged Sweepstakes, first half of Ab.M--see The Unexpected: 8 ran. At Newmarket H., carrying fist 71b, was third, two lengths from the second, for a Subscription Plate, for 2 and 3 yr olds--see Glen Lee: 7 ran. Bird In Hand, br. c., by Birdcatcher, out of Testa trix, Mr Bryan's; at Durham, carrying Sst 71b, was second, beaten a head, for the Hopeful Stakes--tee Alfred. At Catteriok Bridge, carrying Sst 71b, won the Oran Stakes, about 6 fur., byalength( beating Gamester, Sst 21b, second; Night-hawk, Bst 71b, a bad third, and the following not placed: King of the Gipsies, Sst 71b, fourth; Anniversary, Sst 31b, fifth; Merryweather, Sst 31b, sixth; and Byrsal Sst 31b, last. At Ascot, carrying Sst 71b, was second, beaten three quarters of a length, for the Triennial Stakes--see Fly-by-Night. At Newmarket July, carrying Sst 71b, was fifth, not placed, for the Chesterfield Stakes--see Flyaway. Mr W. Cooksou's; at Doncaster Sept, carrying Sst 71b, was second, beaten three-fourths of a length, for the Champagne Stakes--see Ellington. At Newmarket F. O., withdrew his stoke and divided the forfeits for tlie Rutland Stakes with f. by Slane, out of Nina, who walked over. ttBlRTHDAT, ch. t., by Collingwood, out of Lady Rid-dlesworth, Mr Morris's; at Northallerton, carrying Cst lllb, was a bod third for the All-aged Stakes. 1 mile, won by Hospodar, 4 yrs, Sst lllb: 4 ran. At Richmond, carrying Sst 41b, was fourth and last for the Wright Stakes--tee Manganese. bishop OFOsNABtnwH, c., hySurplice, outof H.R.H., Ld Clinkn's; at Newmarket C., carrying Sst 71b, was not placed for a. 50 Plate--see Coroner At Goodwood, carrying 7st, was not placed for the Nursery Stakes Hp.--tee La Victime....show more

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  • Paperback | 44 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 95g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236916549
  • 9781236916549