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Kendal Saturday 22/10/11

Posted Monday, 24 October 2011, 10.46am

WONDERFUL FINAL BREEDING SHEEP SALE AT KENDAL’S OLD AUCTION

NWA Kendal enjoyed a marvellous day’s trading at the last Autumn Special Sheep Sale in the old mart.  A catalogue entry of almost 1500 sheep included a full range of breeds and ages.  

 Trade for all types was very strong with buyers and sellers travelling throughout the northern counties.  Some excellent prices were recorded on the day.    

TOP PRICES  

FEMALES

GIMMER SHEARLINGS: Masham £132 Mutton Hall; £93 Borwick Fold Farm. Mule: £140 Mireside Farm, Height of Winder; £135 Lambrigg Park Farm. Rough Fell: £85 Flakebridge. Leicester: £210 Murthwaite; £105 Low Newton Farm. Teeswater: £95 Mutton Hall. Herdwick: £92, £88 Height of Winder; £90 The Galleon. 

GIMMER LAMBS:  Mule: £85, £77 Beckside Farm; £75 Mill Cottage; £70 Gowan Bank. Rough Fell: £55 Low House; £49 The Whins. Cheviot: £58 Dry Howe; £54 High Arnside Farm.  Texel: £82, £68 Hardendale Hall; £74 Barnaby Rudge Tavern. Herdwick: £90 The Galleon.

BREEDING EWES: Suffolk: £135 Hardrigg Farm. Continental: £85, £80 The Borrans. Masham: £72 Low Newton Farm.  Mule: £142, £135 Lambrigg Park Farm; £122 The Borrans. Swaledale: £98 Galloper Park; £85, £80 Low Stennerley; £82 Ewelock Bank.  Rough Fell: £78, The Galleon, Galloper Park; £72 Flakebridge.  Charollais: £110, Low Gregg Hall, Veldor. Cheviot: £130 School House; £80 Greenleaze. Texel: £140 Hardrigg Farm; £110, £92 Veldor; £94 Hardendale Hall.  Herdwick: £120, £105, £100 The Galleon; £80, £78 Hopes Hill.  

RAMS

RAM LAMB: Texel: £190, £150, £140 Dale View. Leicester: £100, £90 Castle Syke.

SHEARLING RAMS: Suffolk: £280 Quarry Bank Farm.  Swaledale: £250 Galloper Park.  Rough Fell: £150 Woodside; £100 Lockbank Farm, High Borrowbridge. Scotch Blackface: £100 Beckside Farm, Whinfell Terrace. Charollais: £300 Horrace Farm. Cheviot: £380, £320, £300 Nun Cote Nook Farm. Texel: £380 Bank Hey Farm, Beck House; £320 Chapel House, Horrace Farm; £300 Nun Cote Nook Farm. Leicester: £420, £400 Archers Hall; £300 Castle Syke.  Gritstone: £140 Hole House. Herdwick: £280 Height of Winder. Beltex: £180 Criccin Farm.

AGED RAMS: Swaledale: £180 Low Longmire. Charollais: £210 Preston Patrick Hall. Cheviot: £350 Lowick Bridge Farm. Texel: £320 Causeway Farm. Leicester: £300 Low Newton Farm.

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