HORSE RACING – Redcar Spring Meeting

Accreditation The Redcar and Saltburn-by-the-Sea Gazette 29/03/1877.


            This local turf gathering will take place on Wednesday next (04/04). The events to be decided are – The Kirkleatham Handicap Plate of 100 sovereigns., for which there are 10 entries; The Wilton Welter Handicap Plate of 150 sovereigns with 18 entries; The Upleatham Stakes of five sovereigns, each, and 100 sovereigns, added, with 37 subscribers; The Open Hunter’s Steeple Chase Plate of 40 sovereigns with 6 entries; and The Maiden Hunter’s Steeple Chase Plate of 40 sovereigns., For which there are 8 entries.

The Handicap Hurdle Race Plate, did not fill, and for this no doubt some of the race will be substituted. Mr. T. S. Dawson retains his old post of Clerk of the Course, and should the weather prove from propitious some good sport may be anticipated.


Lol Hansom October 30, 2014 Horse Racing