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PLUMPTON PARK RACING & TROTTING CLUB: Meeting 17 Feb 1894

1894 PLUMPTON PARK RACING & TROTTING CLUB AUTUMN MEETING

The Plumpton Park Racing and Trotting Club's Autumn Trotting Meeting took place today. The weather was fine, but there was not a large attendance. Results:-

HANDICAP MAIDEN TROT (in saddle) of 25 sovs; second horse 3 sovs. Two miles.

Mr H Phillips' br c Prince Victor, 3yrs, 6sec (Owner) 1.

Mr J Turner's blk m Carnage, 5yrs, 16sec (A Frec) 2.

Victoria II scr, Starlight 7sec, Doll 7sec, Hard Luck 14sec, Claughton 14sec, Dynamite 14sec, Autonomy 16sec, Delegate 16sec, Mungo Maid 16sec also started.

Carnage went away with a good lead, but broke repeatedly, and Prince Victor passed her at the end of a mile. The latter then went on comfortably, and won by forty yards from Carnage, who was a similar distance in advance of Autonomy.

Time 5min 52 1/2sec Dividend - £2 4s.

HANDICAP PONY TROT (in saddle) of 20 sovs; second 2 sovs. One mile.

Mr F Lee ns br g Tonga, aged, scr 1.

Mr J Dewey's br g Sambo, aged, 6sec 2.

Tonga got to the front soon after going half the distance, and going on, won by thirty yards from Sambo.

Nellie 6sec, Lady Maud 8sec, Tit 10sec, Dick 13sec, Wait A Bit 15sec, Vera 17sec, Sandy 17sec and Tute 19sec also started.

Time 2mn 51sec Dividend - £2 7s.

SOCKBURN HANDICAP TROT (in saddle) of 50 sovs; second horse 5 sovs. Two miles.

Mr J Fraser's b g Victon, 6yrs, 38sec (Owner) 1.

Mr A G Holmes's b m Maud V, aged, 35sec (Harold) 2.

Mr P Devane's blk m Victoria II, aged, 45sec (Price) 3.

Tennessee 24sec, General 33sec, Boudri 43sec, Black Eagle 45sec, Milly 48sec, Rema 48sec, Victoria 48sec Bilbah 48sec Prince Victor 38sec (10sec pen) also started.

Time 5min 43 1/2sec Dividend - £10 4s.

HANDICAP MAIDEN TROT (in harness) of 30 sovs; second horse 3 sovs. Two miles.

Mr H Mace's br m Sea Foam, aged, 5sec (Milne) 1.

Mr W Witte's b g Rotherham, 6yrs, 7sec (Brake) 2.

Vim scr, Te Koote 3sec, Meg 5sec, Virginia 5sec, Lone Star 5sec, Mallow 5sec, Jeannette 5sec, Cashmere 6sec Olly 6sec.

Time 6min 1 1/2sec Dividend - £1 6s.

RICCARTON PLATE HANDICAP TROT (in saddle) of 35 sovs; second horse 5 sovs. Two miles.

Mr R Beattie's rn g Max, 5yrs, 18sec (Harold) 1.

Mr G Ferguson's br g Bilbah, aged, 20sec (W Kerr) 2.

Mr W Stokes's b m Doll, aged, 22sec (Owner) 3.

Star of Honour scr, Victoria II 17sec, Prairie 20sec, Rena 20sec and Coralie 22sec also started.

Time 5min 50sec Dividend - £1 12s.

PLUMPTON PARK HANDICAP TROT (in harness) of 50 sovs; second horse 5 sovs. Two miles.

Mr J Kinley's gr g Orphan Boy, 5yrs, 45sec (Owner) 1.

Mr H Mace's br c Brooklyn, 3yrs, 29sec (Milne) 2.

Tennessee 24sec, Sapphire 24sec, Peppermint 30sec, Messenger 30sec, Mountjoy 33sec, Pride of Erin 33sec, Maud V 35sec, Connemara 35sec, Energy 37sec, Polly Plum 37sec, Medjidie 39sec, Tommy 45sec, Kelpie 45sec, Ohio 47sec an Bep 47sec also started.

Time 5min 52sec Dividend - £3 15sec.

HANDICAP PONY TROT (in harness) of 20 sovs; second horse 2 sovs. One mile.

Mr T Free's dun g Uncle Tom, 5yrs, 6sec (A Free) 1.

Mr J Jardin's b m Dorothy, 6yrs, scr (Farrar) 2.

Mr J McGregor's br g Empire, aged, 13sec (Owner) 3.

Tonga 5sec bhd (5sec pen), Sambo 6sec, Nipper 9sec, Merry Lea 18sec, Florence 18sec, Bella 18sec, Worthington 18sec, Camisea 18sec also started.

Time 3min 12sec Dividend - £5 7s.

RECOVERY HANDICAP TROT of 20 sovs; second horse 2 sovs. One mile.

Mr G Ferguson's br g Bilbah, aged, 18sec (W Kerr) 1.

Mr R Beattie's rn g Max, 14sec (Harrold) 2.

Mr J Turner's blk m Carnage, 5yrs, 20sec (A Free) 3.

Unknown scr, Pride of Erin 14sec, Black Eagle 14sec, Darkie 14sec, Seawood 16sec, Milly 16sec, Mallow 20sec, Tommy 20sec and Ballance 20sec also started.

Time 2min 57sec Dividend - £2.

Credit: Star 17 Feb 1894

 
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