1887 Grand National

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1887 Grand National
Grand National
Location Aintree
Date 25 March 1887
Winning horse Gamecock
Starting price 20/1
Jockey Bill Daniels
Trainer James Gordon
Owner E Jay
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The 1887 Grand National was the 49th renewal of the world-famous Grand National horse race that took place at Aintree near Liverpool, England, on 25 March 1887.[1]

Finishing Order[edit]

Position Name Jockey Handicap (st-lb) SP Distance
01 Gamecock Bill Daniels 11-0 20-1 3 Lengths
02 Savoyard Tom Skelton 10-13 100-14
03 Johnny Longtail Childs 10-6 40-1
04 Chancellor William Moore 10-12 20-1
05 Chancery Bill Dollery 11-6 100-1
06 Too Good Harry Beasley 12-0 100-7
07 Magpie William Woodland 10-10 10-1
08 Frigate FE Lawrence 11-5 100-9
09 Old Joe Charles Cunningham 11-10 100-8
10 Sinbad William Nightingale 10-3 22½-1 Last to complete
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Non-finishers[edit]

Fence Name Jockey Handicap (st-lb) SP Fate
26 Roquefort EP Wilson 12-8 7-1 Fell
02 Bellona George Lambton 10-10 100-9 Fell
25 Spectrum Grimes 10-10 35-1 Fell
03 Spahi Tommy Beasley 10-10 9-2 Fell
02 Ballot Box Roddy Owen 10-5 33-1 Fell
15 Hunter William Beasley 10-0 50-1 Fell

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 27 December 2013. Retrieved 2015-05-27. 
  2. ^ http://www.greyhoundderby.com/GN1887.htm
  3. ^ The Grand National 1839-1930 by David Hoadley Munroe
  4. ^ https://archive.org/details/heroesheroinesof00maso