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J36 Crooklands - Saturday 12/10/13 Rough Fell Rams

Posted Monday, 14 October 2013, 3.06pm

Caption: Champion & First Prize Shearling (Open Class) Rough Fell Ram with from left Alan Watson (vendor) and Danny Dent of H Pigney & Son (Sponsors)

Champion Kendal Rough Fell Ram sells for 5,200gns

NWA J36 Crooklands held the Annual Prize Show & Sale of Kendal Rough Fell Breeding Rams which saw an entry of 184 attract buyers from as far afield as Ireland, Scotland, North Wales, Cornwall, Derbeyshire as well as strong local support.

A superb entry of rams were put forward for judging in all six classes with Mr I Grisedale, Crooklands awarding the Championship Rosette to a Shearling ram (RF2432) from D & HM Watson, Middleton Hall which later sold for the day’s top price of 5,200gns. Reserve Champion was awarded to H, R & S Bland for a Shearling Ram (FR2480). A total of 6 rams sold in excess of 2,000gns with 19 over 1,000gns.

Ram lambs sold to 600gns from J Capstick with others at 460gns from FB Dunning & Son. Aged rams sold to 660gns for the first prize ram (RF1904) from M & G German.

Thank you to our Sponsors today H Pigney & Son of Appleby for their kind support.

Champion – D & HM Watson, Middleton Hall - First Prize Shearling Ram (Open Class)
Reserve Champion – H, R & S Bland, Cotegill Cottage - First Prize Shearling Ram (Small Breeder Class)

Ages Ram – Judge: Mr C Bateman
1st M & G German (lot 12) sold for 660gns
2nd SW Huck (lot 2) sold for £620gns
3rd NC & S Dodd (lot 9) sold for 240gns

Ram Lambs – Judge: Mr S Alderson
1st A, M & R Capstick (lot 25) sold for 800gns
2nd J Capstick (lot 23) sold for 600gns
3rd J Capstick (lot 24)

Shearling Ram (Junior) – Judge Mr B Clarke
1st H, R & S Bland (lot 41) sold for 800gns
2nd R & Z Alderson (lot 55) sold for 260gns
3rd WJ Dawson (lot 122) sold for 150gns

Shearling Ram (Small Breeder)
1st K & G Allison (lot 151) sold for 1200gns
2nd S & R Capstick (lot 101) sold 1,100gns
3rd H, R & S Bland (lot 41) sold for 800gns

Shearling Ram (Open)
1st D & HM Watson (lot 119) sold for 5,200gns
2nd K & G Allison (lot 151) sold for 1,200gns
3rd NC & S Dodd (lot 154) sold for 1,100gns.

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Rough Fell Shearling Rams
- £5460 & £1995 Middleton Hall; £4620 Flakebridge; £3780 Low Northsceugh; £2940 Archers Hall; £2520 & £1365 Birkhaw; £2310 Holme Farm; £1470 Sowermire; £1365 Cotegill Farm; £1260 Dale Forge; £1071 High Borrowbridge; £1050 Mount Lea.
Rough Fell Aged Rams - £693 Sowermire; £651 Dale View; £483 Winllan; £357 Cotegill; £252 Flakebridge.
Rough Fell Ram Lambs - £630 Maryfell; £483 Raisgill Hall; £294 High Lane; £126 Archers Hall.

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