Sale Date: Tue 12 November
Lanark, Lawrie and Symington Ltd sold 382 store cattle.
Bullocks (217) averaged 226.4p to 265.4p per kg for a pen of 520kg (CH x) from A. Minto & Son, Townhead, Dolphinton and £1,380 gross for a 520kg (CH x) from A. Minto & Son, Townhead, Dolphinton.
Heifers (165) averaged 221.4p to 265.5p per kg for a pen of 516kg (Lim x) from A. D. & J. Anderson & Son, Newbyre, Hurlford and £1,400 gross for a 616kg (CH x) from A. Dunlop, Undershieldhill, Carluke.
All classes met a brisk demand and met a dearer trade on the fortnight
Leading Prices per head and per kg;
251-300kg Birkhill £595, 212.5p
301-350kg Burnbrae £730, 216p
351-400kg Posso £1,000, 252.5p
401-450kg Westerhouse £1,140, 254.5p
451-500kg Townhead, Dolphinton £1,250, West Polquhirter 258.6p
501-550kg Townhead, Dolphinton £1,380, 265.4p
551-600kg Townhead, Dolphinton £1,360, 237.8p
601-350kg Crofthead £1,380, 227p
251-300kg Boghall £580, Little Kype 226.2p
301-350kg Findattie £720, Carbello/Sunnyside 209.4p
351-400kg Findattie £900, 228.4p
401-450kg Hardgatehead £1,080, 248.9p
451-500kg Highlawside £1,265, 257.1p
501-550kg Newbyre £1,370, 265.5p
551-600kg Under Shieldhill £1,370, Whitehaugh 243.8p
601-650kg Under Shieldhill £1,400, 227.3p