THE BARB (AUS) blk. H, 1863
DP = 0-0-0-0-0 (0) DI = Inf CD = Inf - 23 Starts, 16 Wins, 2 Places, 1 Shows
Owner: Mr John Tait Breeder: Mr. G. Lee. NSW. Winnings: 23 Starts: 16 - 2 - 1
AJC Australia Derby S., AJC Spring Bruie S., VRC Melbourne Cup.(1866), VRC Champion Race (Flemington), AJC Craven Plate, AJC Great Metropolitan S., AJC Randwick Plate, AJC Sydney Cup. (twice), VRC Royal Park S., AJC Queen's Plate
In 1869 was asked to carry 161 lbs (11 1/2 stone)in the Melbourne Cup. Did not start.
Still the highest weight ever allocated by the handicapper. Equal highest Top Weight with 144lbs in 1868 with Tim Whiffler.