Abercorn

Abercorn 1889 Mackinnon Stakes winner

Abercorn

Racehorse Abercorn was foaled in 1884 and was by Chester out of the mare Cinnamon (by Goldsborough). He was a Chestnut Horse.

21 wins – 12 placings – $22,890 in stakes

Bred by Hon. James White, Kirkham Stud, Camden, NSW. Owned by Hon. James White & trained by Tom Payten.

Main wins:

1887 AJC Derby 1887 AJC Sires Produce 1887 VRC Sires Produce 1888 AJC St Leger
1888 VRC St Leger 1888 Craven Plate 1889 Melbourne Stakes (now Mackinnon Stakes)
1889 AJC Spring Stakes (now Colin Stephen Quality)
1889 AJC Metroploitan Handicap

Chester Yattendon Sir Hercules
Cassandra
Lady Chester Stockwell
Austrey
Cinnamon Goldsborough Fireworks
Sylvia
Brown Duchess Whalebone
Clove
Abercorn Champion Racehorse
Abercorn AJC Derby Winner

Career Highlights:

At 2
27-Dec-1886 Won 8 ran 4-1 T Hales 8.10 Randwick 5 fur December Stakes 1:02.7
1-Jan-1887 3rd 9 ran 2-1 T Hales 9.0 Randwick 5 fur Lady Carrington Plate 1:03.0
3-Mar-1887 Won 6 ran 33-1 T Hales 8.10 Flemington 6 fur Sires’ Produce 1:17.2
31-Mar-1887 Won 3 ran 2-5 f T Hales 8.2 Hawkesbury 5 fur Claret Stakes 1:05.0
9-Apr-1887 Won 4 ran 4-7 f T Hales 8.10 Randwick 7 fur Sires’ Produce 1:30.2
11-Apr-1887 2nd 7 ran 4-5 f T Hales 9.6 Randwick 6 fur Champagne Stakes 1:19.5
14-Apr-1887 Won 6 ran 1-1 f T Hales 9.3 Randwick 6 fur First Foal Stakes 1:20.7
At 3
17-Sep-1887 Won 7 ran 2-5 f T Hales 8.10 Randwick 12 fur AJC Derby 2:39.5
22-Sep-1887 Won 5 ran 1-4 f T Hales 9.6 Randwick 12 fur Second Foal Stakes 2:13.0
29-Oct-1887 2nd 9 ran 1-1 f T Hales 8.10 Flemington 12 fur Victoria Derby 2:40.0
5-Nov-1887 2nd 3 ran 4-5 f T Hales 7.3 Flemington 18 fur Canterbury Plate 4:45.0
3-Mar-1888 Won 5 ran 7-4 f T Hales 8.10 Flemington 14-1/2 fur St Leger Stakes 3:15.2
8-Mar-1888 Won 3 ran 2-5 f T Hales 7.12 Flemington 24 fur Champion Stakes 6:15.0
31-Mar-1888 Won 2 ran 1-2 f T Hales 8.10 Randwick 10 fur St Leger Stakes 3:51.0
5-Apr-1888 2nd 3 ran 9-10 f T Hales 8.2 Randwick 16 fur Cumberland Stakes 3:36.7
7-Apr-1888 Won 3 ran 3-1 f T Hales 8.0 Randwick 24 fur AJC Plate 5:37.5
At 4
22-Sep-1888 2nd 5 ran 5-4 f T Hales 9.0 Randwick 12 fur Spring Stakes 2:40.0
25-Sep-1888 3rd 11 ran 9-2 T Hales 9.0 Randwick 16 fur Metropolitan Stakes 3:37.5
27-Sept-1888 Won 3 ran 2-1 T Hales 9.0 Randwick 10 fur Craven Plate 2:19.5
29-Sep-1888 2nd 4 ran 7-4 f T Hales 9.0 Randwick 24 fur Randwick Plate 6:27.5
2-Mar-1889 Won 4 ran 4-7 f T Hales 9.0 Flemington 12 fur Essendon Stakes 2:51.0
7-Mar-1889 2nd 6 ran 5-2 T Hales 9.0 Flemington 24 fur Champion Stakes 5:56.0
9-Mar-1889 Won 9 ran 1-1 f T Hales 9.10 Flemington 12 fur Place Hcp 2:38.0
22-Apr-1889 Won 5 ran 2-1 T Hales 9.0 Randwick 12 fur Autumn Stakes 2:42.0
24-Apr-1889 3rd 13 ran 2-1 f T Hales 9.4 Randwick 16 fur Sydney Cup 3:31.0
25-Apr-1889 3rd 3 ran 5-2 T Hales 9.0 Randwick 16 fur Cumberland Plate 5:03.0
27-Apr-1889 2nd 6 ran 5-1 T Hales 9.0 Randwick 24 fur AJC Stakes 5:43.5
At 5
21-Sep-1889 Won 6 ran 4-6 f T Hales 9.5 Randwick 12 fur Spring Stakes 2:41.5
24-Sep-1889 Won 14 ran 3-1 f T Hales 9.7 Randwick 16 fur Metropolitan Stakes 3:35.7
26-Sep-1889 Won 5 ran 1-4 f T Hales 9.4 Randwick 10 fur Craven Plate 2:11.0
28-Sep-1889 Won 4 ran 1-5 f T Hales 9.7 Randwick 24 fur Randwick Plate 5:35.0
2-Nov-1889 Won 9 ran 1-1 f T Hales 9.3 Flemington 10 fur Melbourne Stakes 2:07.5
9-Nov-1889 Won 4 ran 5-4 T Hales 9.5 Flemington 18 fur Canterbury Plate 4:18.2

Full Career Record for Abercorn – All Races and Results:

35 starts, 20½ wins 8 seconds and 4 thirds, £12,320
Win: 60% Place 94.2%
Range: 5f to 24f
Ave win: 12.1f
Principal wins: 17
Pr.wins/sts: 48.5% Win Seq: 6

1 886-87 At TWO YEARS 7 Starts : 5 wins 1 second 1 third
26Dec WON 8 Rand AJC December Stakes  5f 8.10. 4/1 ¾L Huntingtower 8.10 1.02.75
1Jan 3rd 9 Rand Tatt’s Lady Carrington Plt 5f 9.0. 2/1  1L x ? Moorhouse  8.7 1.03.0
3Mar WON 6 Flem VRC Sires’ Produce Sks 6f. 8.10 10/3 Shthd Maxim 8.10 1.17.25
31Mar WON 3 Hawk HawkRC Claret Stakes 5f  8.2 2/5F 2½L Sumatra 8.0 1.05.0
9Apr WON 4 Rand AJC Sires’ Produce Sks . 7f 8.10 1/2F 2½L Moorhouse 8.10 1.30.25
11Apr 2nd 7 Rand AJC Champagne Stakes 6f. 9.6 4/5F 1L Matador 8.10 1.19.5
14Apr WON 6 Rand AJC First Foal Stakes  6f. 9.3 1/1F 1. 3L Lava 8.8 1.20.75
1887-1888 At THREE YEARS:  10 Starts 6 wins 3 seconds 1 third
17Sep WON 7 Rand AJC Derby 12f 8.10. 2/5F 2L Niagara 8.10 2.39.5.
22Sep =WON 5 Rand AJC Second Foal Stakes . 10f 9.6 1/4F DH Niagara 8.12 2.13.0
29Oct =2nd 9 Rand Victoria Derby . 12f 8.10 1/1F 1L The Aust Peer 8.10 2.40.0.
1Nov 5th 18 Flem Melbourne Cup . 16f 7.7 20/1 Dunlop 8.3 3.28.5RR
5Nov 2nd 3 Flem Canterbury Plate 18f 7.4 4/5F 1½L The AustPeer 7.3 4.45.0
3Mar WON 5 Flem VRC St Leger Stakes 14+f 8.10 7/4F ¾L The Aust Peer 8.10 3.15.25
8Mar WON 3 Flem VRC The Champion Sks 24f 7.12 1/3F 1L Nelson 9.5 6.15.0
31Mar WON 2 Rand AJC St Leger Stakes 14f. 8.10 2/5F 1½L The Aust Peer 8.10 3.51.0
5Apr 2nd 4 Rand AJC Cumberland Stakes 16f 8.2 1/1. 1½L The Aust Peer 8.2 3.36.75
7Apr WON 3 Rand AJC  Plate 24f  8.0 3/1 2L The Aust Peer 8.0 5.37.5
FOUR YEARS:  1888-1889  12 Starts 4 wins 4 seconds 3 thirds
22Sep. 2nd 5 Rand AJC Spring Stakes 12f 9.0 1/1F  ¾L The Aust Peer 9.0 2.40.0
25Sep 3rd 11 Rand AJC Great Metropolitan Sks 16f 9.8 4/1 10L Lamond 6.4 3.37.5
27Sep WON 3 Rand AJC Craven Plate 10f. 9.0 2/1 Nk The AustPeer 9.0 2.19.5
29Sep 2nd 4 Rand AJC Randwick Plate 24f 9.0 7/4F 6L Wycombe 6.12 6.27.5
3Nov 5th 9 Flem VRC Melbourne Stakes 10f 9.0 6/1 The Aust Peer 9.0 2.12.25
2Mar WON 4 Flem VRC Essendon Stakes . 12f 9.0 4/7F 2L Cyclops 9.3 2.51.0
7Mar 2nd 6 Flem VRC Champion Stakes 24f. 9.0 5/2 2L Carbine 7.12 5.56.0.
9Mar WON 9 Flem VRC The Place Hcp  12f. 9.10 1/1F 1L The Charmer 7.8 2.38.0.
22Apr WON 5 Rand AJC Autumn Stakes 12f 9.0. 2/1 Nk Carbine 8.4 2.42.0
24Apr 3rd 13 Rand AJC Sydney Cup 16f. 9.4  2/1F 1¾L Carbine 9.0 3.31.0
25Apr 3rd 3 Rand AJC Cumberland Stakes 16f 9.0 5/2 2L Carbine 8.2 5.03.0
27Apr 2nd 6 Rand AJC Plate 24f 9.0 5/1. ½L Carbine 8.0 5.43.5
1889-1890   At FIVE YEARS:   6 Starts 6:wins
21Sep WON 6 Rand AJC Spring Stakes  12f 9.5 4/6F Sht½L Melos 9.0 2.41.5
24Sep WON 15 Rand AJC The Metropolitan Sks 16f. 9.7 7/2F. 3L Arsenal 9.2 3.35.75.
26Sep WON 5 Rand  AJC Craven Plate 10f 9.4 1/4F 4L Manton 9.0 2.11.0
28Sep WON 4 Rand AJC Randwick Plate 24f 9.7 1/5F 4L Melos 9.0 5.35.0
2Nov WON 9 Flem VRC Melbourne Stakes 10f 9.3 1/1F ½ hd Melos 9.0 2.07.5AR
9Nov WON 4 Flem VRC Canterbury Plate 18f 9.5 5/4 Sht½L  Sinecure 7.1 4.18.25
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