1904 Kentucky Derby

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30th Kentucky Derby
Kentucky Derby
Elwood 1904.jpg
1904 Kentucky Derby winner Elwood
Location Churchill Downs
Date May 2, 1904
Winning horse Elwood
Jockey Shorty Prior
Surface Dirt

The 1904 Kentucky Derby was the 30th running of the Kentucky Derby. The race took place on May 2, 1904.[1]

Full results[edit]

Finished Post Horse Jockey Trainer Owner Time / behind
1st Elwood F. Prior Mrs. Chas. Durnell C.E. Durnell 2:08.50
2nd Ed Tierney J. Dominick Fay & Wehmhoff 1/2
3rd Brancas L. Lyne William Gerst 3
4th Prince Silverwings D. Austin Talbot Bros. 2-1/2
5th Proceeds G. Helgeson S.S. Brown 1


  • The winner received a purse of $4,850.
  • Second place received $700.
  • Third place received $300.[2]