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    • Lancaster - Weekly Prime Stock

      Mondays at 9.00am

      • 29th August 2016,
      • 5th September 2016,
      • 12th September 2016,
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      • 19th September 2016,
      • 26th September 2016,
      • 3rd October 2016,
      • 10th October 2016,
      • 17th October 2016,
      • 24th October 2016,
      • 31st October 2016,
      • 7th November 2016,
      • 14th November 2016,
      • 21st November 2016,
      • 28th November 2016,
      • 5th December 2016,
      • 12th December 2016,
      • 19th December 2016,
      • 26th December 2016
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      Prime Lambs & Prime Hoggs sold weekly at Lancaster at 9am this followed by the sale of Cast Sheep. 

      Weekly sale of Prime Bulls and Clean Cattle at 10.30am.

    • J36 - Whiteley Hey Flock Production Sale

      Monday 29th August 2016

      • 29th August 2016

      15th Annual Production Sale of the Whiteley Hey Flock on behalf of Mr P Slater

      In association with Mitchells Auctions Company

      Sale of 550 top quality Texel, Beltex x Texel & Beltex x Charollais Breeding Rams & Females. 

      Comprising of

    • J36 - Weekly Prime Stock

      Tuesdays at 1.00pm

      • 30th August 2016,
      • 6th September 2016,
      • 13th September 2016,
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      • 20th September 2016,
      • 27th September 2016,
      • 4th October 2016,
      • 11th October 2016,
      • 18th October 2016,
      • 25th October 2016,
      • 1st November 2016,
      • 8th November 2016,
      • 15th November 2016,
      • 22nd November 2016,
      • 29th November 2016,
      • 6th December 2016,
      • 13th December 2016,
      • 20th December 2016,
      • 27th December 2016
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      Weekly sale of all classes of Prime Sheep to include Lambs/Hoggs and Cast Sheep.

      Sale to commence at 1pm with  Prime Hoggs/Lambs followed by Cast Sheep.

      All prime sheep must have an EID tag. Special Prime Sheep Show Dates for 2016:

    • J36 - Monthly Dairy Cattle

      Thursdays at 11am

      Monthly Catalogued Sale of Dairy Cattle.

      Comprising of both Pedigree & Commercial Freshed Calved Cows & Heifers, Bulling Heifers and Youngstock from Local Farms.

      Dairy entry form is available to download.

      For further details please

    • J36 - Store Cattle, Cast Cows, OTM & Prime Cattle

      Fortnightly on Thursdays

      • 1st September 2016,
      • 15th September 2016,
      • 29th September 2016,
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      • 13th October 2016,
      • 27th October 2016,
      • 10th November 2016,
      • 24th November 2016,
      • 8th December 2016,
      • 22nd December 2016
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      10.30am - Sale of All Classes of Cast/Feeding Cows, OTM & Prime Cattle 

      Followed by TB Restricted Cast Cows, cows to be pre-entered with the Office Prior to Sale Day. DEFRA Approved. 11am - Sale of all classes of Store Cattle from Hill

    • J36 - Weekly Calves

      Thursdays at 10.15am

      • 1st September 2016,
      • 15th September 2016,
      • 22nd September 2016,
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      • 29th September 2016,
      • 6th October 2016,
      • 13th October 2016,
      • 20th October 2016,
      • 27th October 2016,
      • 3rd November 2016,
      • 10th November 2016,
      • 17th November 2016,
      • 24th November 2016,
      • 1st December 2016,
      • 8th December 2016,
      • 15th December 2016,
      • 22nd December 2016,
      • 29th December 2016
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      Weekly sale of high quality Calves from local farms.

      Calf Shows will be held on the following dates: Thursday 4th Feb (Anniverary Show), Thursday 7th July, Thursday 1st September Thursday 8th December (Christmas Show)

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    • J36 - 'LADS NIGHT OUT' - Breeding Rams & Individual Females

      Thursday 1st September 2016 - Evening Sale

      • 1st September 2016

      Prize Show & Sale of 600 Terminal Sire Breeding Rams plus Individual Ewes Suitable for Breeding Ram Production

      To be sold in two rings

      Show classes for

      Suffolk Shearling Suffolk Lamb Texel Shearling Texel Lamb Charollais Shearling

    • Lancaster - Weekly Sale - Calves, Stirks, Cast Cows, Store Cattle

      Fridays at 10.15am

      • 2nd September 2016,
      • 9th September 2016,
      • 16th September 2016,
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      • 23rd September 2016,
      • 30th September 2016,
      • 7th October 2016,
      • 14th October 2016,
      • 21st October 2016,
      • 28th October 2016,
      • 4th November 2016,
      • 11th November 2016,
      • 18th November 2016,
      • 25th November 2016,
      • 2nd December 2016,
      • 9th December 2016,
      • 16th December 2016,
      • 23rd December 2016,
      • 30th December 2016
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      Weekly Sale of Rearing Calves & Stirks (10.15am) Calf Shows will be held on the following dates: 4th March; 8th July; 2nd September; 9th December.

      Cast/Feeding Cows, OTM & Clean Cattle (10.15am) Store & Beef Breeding Cattle (11.15am

    • Lancaster - Breeding Sheep & Rams

      Friday 2nd September 2016

      • 2nd September 2016

      Sale of Mule, Masham & Continental Ewes, Gimmer Shearlings & Rams

      entries close Wednesday 24th August

      Sale approx 1pm

    • J36 - Collective Machinery Sales

      next sale Saturday 13th August at 10.30am

      Collective Sale of Tractors, Farm Machinery, Equipment, Tools & Timber

      Large items ONLY can be unloaded the day before the sale day strictly between the hours of 12 Noon and 4pm.

      The yard gates will open at 7am for unloading on the sale

    • 1818 - Weekly General Antique, Vintage, Collectibles & Clearance Auctions

      Every Monday

      • 5th September 2016,
      • 12th September 2016,
      • 19th September 2016,
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      • 26th September 2016,
      • 3rd October 2016,
      • 10th October 2016,
      • 17th October 2016,
      • 24th October 2016,
      • 31st October 2016,
      • 7th November 2016,
      • 14th November 2016,
      • 21st November 2016,
      • 28th November 2016,
      • 5th December 2016,
      • 12th December 2016,
      • 19th December 2016
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      Weekly sales of General Antique, Vintage, Collectible and Clearance items in the 1818 Showrrom.

      The saleroom is open for viewing on Friday afternoons prior to the sale and Saturdays 10am till 1pm, where you can 'Browse & Brunch' with our

    • J36 - Perfect Pairs - Show & Sale of Prime Lambs

      Tuesday 6th September at 11am

      • 6th September 2016

      'Perfect Pairs' 

      Show of Pairs of Beltex, Beltex X, Continental & Suffolk Prime Lambs at 11am

    Latest Sales Report

    • Lancaster Monday 29th August 2016

      Posted 29 August 2016
      North West Auctions – Lancaster, had on offer 747 Prime Lambs and 100 Cast Sheep.Prime lambs (747) sold to 194p for 48 kg Texels consigned by H Chapman and Son, Millbreck, Middleton. Top price per head was £90 for 48 kg Texels from H Dawson, The Old Vicarage, Thornton in Lonsdale. There was a mixed show of lambs on offer this morning, with the nicely fleshed ones selling to consignorsadvantage. Leaner types were slightly easier. Good butcher lambs sold between £80-£90.The overall sale average was 170.06p Cast ewes sold to a top price of £75 for Texels consigned by G A Haston and Son, Lane House, Galgate, with the sale averaging £50.18. Top Prices to…
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    • Lancaster Friday 26th August 2016

      Posted 26 August 2016
      Store Cattle  A bumper entry of just shy of 400 forward today. A lot more leaner cattle in the market today, with as usual good quality Store Cattle very easy to sell. Cattle sold to a top of £1370 for a British Blue Steer from Messrs Carruthers, Red Scar. Plenty of well fleshed bullocks in excess of £1300. Native bred bullocks continue to be good to sell at Lancaster with Angus Bullocks selling to a top of £1330 from ME Wannop & Sons, Heaton Hall Farm. Vendors are encouraged to keep cattle numbers coming forward to fulfil a busy ring of buyers requirements. Cast Cows A better number of 112 Cast Cows forward today at Lancaster sold to a very strong trade…
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    • J36 - Thursday 25th August 2016

      Posted 25 August 2016
      STORE LAMBS There was 1,481 store lambs at the fortnightly sale. Store lambs continued to be a great trade. Auctioneer, Willie Paterson, was expecting trade to be a few pounds cheaper, like other Auction Marts were this week. Also Prime Lambs have been dropping! Overall average on the day was £54.55, which is £1.30 down on the last sale, but more hill type lambs were in today. Texel lambs selling between £63 - £75 Mule lambs selling between £50 - £59 Suffolk lambs selling between £52 - £66.50 Rough Fell lambs selling between £29 - £45 Top Prices: Tex: £75 Farleton House; £73 Long Green Head; £66 Barker…
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    • J36 - Tuesday 23rd August 2016

      Posted 23 August 2016
      North West Auctions, J36 had on offer 1379 Prime Lambs and 538 Cast Ewes & Rams. PRIME LAMBS 1379 Prime Lambs sold to 214.9p for 47kg Beltex, consigned by T E & A Galbraith, Crooklands Farm, Crooklands and purchased by Higginson Ltd Butcher, Main Street, Grange over Sands. Top price per head of the sale was £104 for a 60 kg Texel from H & N Holmes, Knot Hall Farm, Lowgill and sold to M Lomax of Little Deepthwaite. Today’s sale averaged 176.17p/kg with the smart 39-44kg fleshy lambs touching 200p/kg plus. Any heavy types were keenly bid for, with the tidy butchers’ lambs selling to £88-£101. Prime Lambs are required on a Tuesday to keep the…
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    • Lancaster Monday 22nd August

      Posted 22 August 2016
      Spring LambsA small entry of prime lambs forward at Lancaster this morning with many factors against Lancaster today. The dreadful weather putting many off venturing against to sort sheep and many been busy buying in replacement breeding sheep over the last week. A market average of 186ppk with lambs weighing between 39 and 45kg best to sell once again averaging 187ppk. A strong trade in which more could be sold with some buyers unable to even get started. Heavy weight lambs sold to a top of £96 from GA Haston & Son of Lane House. Plenty of better types of lambs selling towards 200ppk. Mule lambs sold to £76 from RH & C Ayrton of Ouzelthorn, more lambs required to keep a…
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    • J36 Breeding Ewes & Gimmer Shearlings - Saturday 20th August

      Posted 20 August 2016
      The great annual show and sale of Mule, Masham and Continental Breeding Ewes & Gimmer Shearlings at North West Auctions J36. An entry of over 4,000 sheep forward sold to packed ringside from start to finish. A fantastic entry of sheep forward for the pre sale show saw mules expertly judged by Mr Ian Edmondson of Ulverston and the continentals expertly judged by Mr John Thompson of Selside, we thank both judges for their time and expertise. The Derek Cleasby memorial trophy for the champion pen of mule ewes was awarded to F & SA Edmondson of Netherhouses. The champion pen of Mule shearlings and winning the John Nelson memorial trophy was Philip and Denise Elliot and family of Bank…
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    • Lancaster Friday 20th August 2016

      Posted 20 August 2016
      The Good Cattle Trade Continues at Lancaster Store CattleThe weekly sale of store cattle at Lancaster, plenty of fleshed cattle in the market today but not quite the quality as seen over previous weeks at Lancaster. The trade was topped by Robin and Margaret Dodgson of Kilburn House selling to £1390 for a pair of Charolais steers and £1,300 for a Charolais steer. Plenty of steers selling in the late twelve hundreds with native cattle topping at £1,270 for a pair of Angus steers from JH Woof & Son of Underhelm with Angus heifers selling to £1,170 from SJ Brass of Ingleton. A few consignments of yearling cattle today at Lancaster was good to see and they sold very…
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    • J36 - Thursday 18th August 2016

      Posted 18 August 2016
      REARING CALVES The weekly sale of calves and stirks had a smaller entry this week of 50 with many vendors busy with the grass. Not as many top quality calves on offer at J36 as some weeks. Limousin bull calves sold to a top of £355 and heifers to £300, all from Pritt Bros of Millom. British Blue bull calves sold to £340 from ML & SM Dobson of Espford Farm, with the same good home selling Black and White calves to £150. Plenty of nice rearing black and whites between the £70 and £100. A larger number of stirks in the market today saw Limousin steers sell to £620 from Pritt Bros of Millom. A run of weanlings from Mark Johns of Kirkby Stephen saw…
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    • Lancaster Breeding Ewes & Gimmer Shearling - Wednesday 17th August

      Posted 17 August 2016
      Lancaster annual show and sale of Mule, Masham and Continental ewes and gimmer shearlings had a catalogued entry of over 1,200.The pre-sale show was expertly judged by Mr David Moorhouse of Natland. A strong line up of seven pens of mule gimmer shearlings, in fact one of the best seen at Lancaster for some time and compliments must go to the vendors for the quality of sheep forward at the sale. A tough decision for the judge with such quality on offer awarded first prize to JK & BE Townley of Mearsbeck who also took second place and the third prize rosette was awarded to Sheila Taylor of Beetham Farm. A nice entry of continental shearling saw Tony Chapman of North Lodge take first prize…
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    • We Are Recruiting!

      By Olivia Muir, 15 August 2016 – 
      We are looking to appoint an Auctioneers Clerk with excellent computer, communications and customer services skills. The hours will be variable dependent upon sales fixtures throughout the week…
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    • Auction Sale Result

      By Gillian Ellis, 11 August 2016 – 
      NWA Property offered the well renowned hill farm known as Low Borrowbridge, Tebay for sale by public auction on Wednesday, 10th August, achieving the following results. Lot 1, the house, buildings and 31…
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    • Prices week commencing 29th August

      Lancaster
      29/08/2016

      Spring Lambs
      747 Forward
      Av 170p/kg 

      Kendal
      30/08/2016

      Spring Lambs
      Forward
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