Tue 2 September [Show and Sale of Scotch Mule...]

Show and Sale of Scotch Mule Gimmers and Ewe Lambs

Sale Date: Tue 2 September

 

Show and Sale of Scotch Mule Gimmers and Ewe Lambs

  At their opening Show & Sale of Breeding Sheep Lawrie & Symington had forward 5100 Scotch Mule, Texel, Suffolk X Ewes, Gimmers, Ewe Lambs and Store Lambs. At the show prior to the sale the Judge Dan Hyslop, Capenoch, Penpont, Thornhill awarded the Champion pen of Scotch Mule Gimmers to R. J. Fry, Porterstown, Keir, Thornhill for  a pen of 20 which realised £176 per head. The reserve pen of Gimmers was awasrded to J. Paterson, East Dykes, Strathaven which were later sold for £162. In the Ewe lamb section the Championship was won by Messrs Stewart, Crookboat, Sandilands, Lanark for a pen of 27 which realised £136 the reserve ticket was awarded to A. Minto & Sons, Townhead, Dolphinton which sold for £124.

Averages

1022 Scotch Mule Gimmers averaged £145.8

1411 Scotch Mule Ewe Lambs averaged £103.60

342 Texel Gimmers averaged £126.47

 Principal Prices

 Scotch Mule Gimmers  

£176, £154, £152 Porterstown

£164, £154 Crookboat

£162, £152 East Dykes

£160, £156, £154 Nether Abington

£154 Cocklaw

£154 Hillend

£151 Woodedge

   

Scotch Mule Ewe Lambs

£136, £126, £121 Crookboat

£134, £130 x3 Lochlyoch

£124, £114, £106 Townhead, Dolphinton

£117 Nisbet

£108, Spango

£106, £101 Hartside

£106 Hillhead

£100 Cloverhill

£100 Mid Shawtonhill

    

 Texel Gimmers

£148, £134 Westmains, Newbigging

£146, £142 Townhead, Dolphinton

£142, £138 Cloverhill

£138, £136 Carwood

£134 Newton of Wiston

  

Scotch Mule Ewes

£100, £90 Wardhead

£86, £84 Sornfallow

£85 South Slipperfield

  

Texel x Ewes

£108 West Millrig

 

  Store Lambs

£57, £51 Forrestfield(suffx)

£56, £53.50 Shieldmains (tex)

£56, £53.50 Glenbuck (chev)