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Racing Results - 1956 TAS

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Listed Event

Maiden Thousand 540yds
January 2, 1956. "Hobart first prize 500 pounds
winner Lord Rectify (Erin's Ace x Patsy Linga)
owner Mrs H Delaney
2nd Shopmaster
3rd Gabador
margins 3 x 2 1/2 time 30.2"

Hobart Thousand 540yds
January 30, 1956. "Hobart first prize 1200 pounds
winner Baron Woomera (Erin's Ace x Laura Murray)
owner V Beresford
2nd Master Marcola
3rd Riawee
margins nose x 1 time 30.4"

Hobart Thousand Consolation 540yds
February 4, 1956. "Hobart
winner Moomba Queen (Chief Havoc x Lady Murray)
owner Mrs D A Fish
2nd Valley Bug
3rd Red Iroquois
margins 5 x 3/4 time 30"

Launceston Cup
February 25, 1956. "Launceston
winner Royal Kara (Son Of Kara x Royal Austral)
owner R Lord
2nd Moomba Queen
3rd Image Returns
margins 5 x 4 time 30 8/16"

Launceston Cup Consolation
March 3, 1956. "Launceston
winner Irish Wonder (Foxy's Mate x Irish Elect)
owner Mrs B Nas
2nd Night Activity
3rd The Pier Piper
margins 1/2 x 1/2 time 30 14/16"

Six Hours Stake
March 6, 1956. "Hobart
winner Munibak (Rocket Jet x Merma)
owner W E Atkinson
2nd Valley Bug
3rd Too Real
margins 1 x 1 3/4 time 30.8"

Devonport Cup
March 24, 1956. "Devonport
winner Moomba Queen (Chief Havoc x Laura Murray)
owner L A Fisher
2nd Ophir Kitty
3rd Night Rally
margins 2 1/2 x 3/4 time 24 10/16"

Easter Cup
April 7, 1956. "Launceston
winner Cola Minda (Bright Agricola x Minda's Pleasure)
owner R Wilson & J Devon
2nd Tahara
3rd Baron Woomera
margins hd x 2 time 30 15/16 "

Easter Plate
April 14, 1956. "Launceston
winner Harryed's Footsteps (Harryed x Havoc Valley)
owner W T Bourke
2nd Night Pulse
3rd Imbro
margins 4 x 1/2 time 30 11/16"

Hobart Stakes
June 2, 1956. "Hobart
winner Master Marcola (Mark Agricola x Minda's Pleasure)
owner Mrs D T Cantrell
2nd Perfect Stride
3rd Chief Dennis
margins 3 x 2 1/4 time 30.4"

Gold Collar
June 9, 1956. "Launceston
winner Silver Tarra (Kara's Son x Men Tarra)
owner R Thomas
2nd Ophir Kitty
3rd Gormian's First
margins 1 x 2 time 31"

Distance Championship Tasmania 685yds
June 23, 1956. "Hobart
winner Some Rocket (Some Ben x Baby Bug)
owner D Maher
2nd Belle Levrette
3rd Lady Catalina
margins 1/2 x 1 1/2 time 39"

Marathon Championship Tasmania 1027yds
July 7, 1956. "Hobart
winner Belle Leverette (Rocket Jet x Whispering Lass)
owner J Lee
2nd Nero Farr
3rd Gailie's Zone
margins 7 x 1/2 time 61.1"

Sprint Championship Tasmania 540yds
July 21, 1956. "Hobart
winner Ophir Kitty (King Nebo x Happy Barrier)
owner Mrs H R Williamson
2nd Robert's Elect
3rd Erin's Pat
margins 1 1/2 x nose time 30.6"

North versus South Challenge
July 28, 1956. "Launceston
winner Cola Minda (Bright Agricola x Minda's Pleasure)
owner R Wilson & J Devon
2nd Athjoy
3rd Robert's Elect
margins nk x hd time 31 2/16 "

Puppy Championship Tasmania 540yds
October 15, 1956. "Hobart
winner Fair Cherie (Erin's Ace x Betty Mark)
owner Mrs M D Smith
2nd Stepper's Queen
3rd Ophir Kitty
margins time 30.3"

K Thompson Mem. Cup
October 20, 1956. "Launceston
winner Kosirock (Rocket Jet x Whispering Lass)
owner Mrs D M Lee
2nd Athjoy
3rd Royal Karra
margins 2 1/2 x 1/2 time 30 3/16"

J G Nelson Cup
November 17, 1956. "Launceston
winner Whispering Lad (Rocket Jet x Whispering Lass)
owner M Dave
2nd Ophir Kitty
3rd Miss Maserati
margins 3 x 1 time 29 14/16"

Festival of Tasmania Cup
December 15, 1956. "Launceston
winner Ophir Joy (Erin's Ace x Keating's Darling)
owner Mrs H R Williamson
2nd Nero Farr
3rd Brenda's Dimple
margins 3 x 1/2hd time 44"

Christmas Stake
December 29, 1956. "Hobart
winner Erin's Scamp (Erin's Ace x Night Scamp)
owner Mrs M B McConnon
2nd Night Erin
3rd Master Marcola
margins 1 x nose time 30.3"