1856 Grand National

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1856 Grand National
Grand National
Location Aintree
Date 27 February 1856
Winning horse Freetrader
Starting price 25/1
Jockey George Stevens
Trainer William Holman
Owner W. Barnett
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The 1856 Grand National was the 18th renewal of the world-famous Grand National horse race that took place at Aintree near Liverpool, England, on 27 February 1856. The race was won by Freetrader.[1] This was the first of five times that George Stevens rode the winner of the Grand National.

This was the last time that the race was held in February.

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