Kirkby Stephen Opening Day of the SSBA ‘C’ District Ram Sales – Day 1

17th October 2018

Harrison & Hetherington held on behalf of the SSBA the first day ‘C’ District show and sale of aged and ram lambs on Wednesday 17th October 2018.

The £2800 mark was achieved twice for a aged ram from Messrs Wearmouth, Parkside, Barnard Castle which was bought by Messrs McVittie, Haltwhistle.

Also achieving £2800 was a ram lamb consigned by Messrs Marwood, Long Green, Richmond which was bought by Messrs Robinson, Catlow Farm, Slaidburn.

Sale Averaged
82 Aged Rams       £440.22
68 Ram Lambs                  £514.44

Show Results
Class 1     Ram 3 Years Old and Upwards
1st             No     73     JH Pedley, Oak Tree – £1500 DE Allen
2nd             No     43     CR & MJ Birbeck, High Stennerskeugh – £1000 WA & GR Sedgeley
3rd             No     35     P & PI Walker & Son, Beechcroft – £1800 W & PA Walton
4th             No     55     DJ & S Dixon, Hartley Castle – £1000 Ms Jenkinson Ltd
5th             No     63     S & P Brogden, Helbeck – £500 GR Park & Sons
6th             No     33     WD & B Thompson, East Unthank – £600 S. Robinson
Com.         No     23    JA Morphet & Son, High Birkwith Farm – £2600 J Sunter & Sons

Class 2     2 Shear Ram
1st             No     95     I Collinson, Billing Shield – £120 N White
2nd             No     96     P Collinson, Billing Shield – £80 TJ Bark
3rd             No  107       TW Cowperthwaite, Tennant Gill – £150 WR Mason
4th             No     41     RM Spensley, Castle Bank – £60 TJ Bark
Com.         No       5     A & M Brennand, Ellerbeck – £150 N White

Class 3     Ram Above 2 Years Old (Small Breeders)
1st             No     20     S Buckle, Bleathgill – £1500 A Graham
2nd             No     56     JB Fletcher, East Friar House – £900 J Pickles
3rd             No       8     JH Capstick, Lockholme Hall – £250 Todholes Partnership
Com.         No     90     S Thompson, Moor View – £700 Ms Jenkinson Ltd       

Best Ram Any Age Shown By A ‘C’ District Member
1st                      No    73         JH Pedley, Oak Tree – £1500 D E AllenCom.                  No    20         S Buckle, Bleathgill – £1500 A Graham                              

Champion Aged Ram
No    73         JH Pedley, Oak Tree – £1500 D E Allen

Greets Imperial – Overall Champion – £1500

 

Reserve Champion Aged Ram
No    20         S Buckle, Bleathgill – £1500 A Graham

Class 4     Ram Lamb
1st                      No    239       Burncroft Farm – £1400 R Hutchinson & Sons
2nd                     No    217       AJ Huddleston, Overhouses – £300 S Hutchinson
3rd                     No    247       Burncroft Farm – £1400 MW &  Dent
4th                      No    253       Burncroft Farm – £300 WM Hutchinson & Sons
5th                       No   250       Burncroft Farm – £200 L Hird
Com                   No    155       WJ Wade, Catchall Farm – £100 JC & J White

Class 5     Ram Lamb (Small Breeders)
1st                       No    233       A & R Birbeck, Pennine View – £1200 DH Ettey & Son
2nd                      No    235       A & R Birbeck, Pennine View – £500 PW & E Chester
3rd                       No    248       Burncroft Farm – £600 J Blaney
4th                       No    225       KG Sowerby, High Croft – £650 JE & AJ Mitchell
5th                      No    216       LM Huddleston, Overhouses – £600 PJ Broughton
Com.                  No    163       Hesltine & Akrigg, Escoe – £200 JE & AJ Mitchell

Special Prize for Best 3 Ram Lambs
1st                       Nos   234, 235, 233     A & R Birbeck, Pennine View
2nd                       Nos   247, 253, 239     Burncroft Farm
Com                    Nos   229, 224, 225           KG Sowerby, High Croft

Special Prize for Best Ram Lamb in hands of breeder (small breeders)
1st                       No    233   A & R Birbeck, Pennine View – £1200 DH Ettey & Son
2nd                       No   235   A & R Birbeck, Pennine View – £500 PW& E Chester

Special Prize for Best Lamb In ‘C’ District
1st                       No    217   AJ Huddleston, Overhouses – £300 S Hutchinson
2nd                       No    233   A & R Birbeck, Pennine View – £1200 DH Ettey & Son
Com.                   No    235   A & R Birbeck, Pennine View – £500 PW & E Chester

Champion Ram Lamb
No     239            Burncroft Farm – £1400 to R Hutchinson & Sons 

Champion lamb from Burncroft Farm – £1400

Reserve Champion
No    217             AJ Huddleston, Overhouses – £300 S Hutchinson

Leading Prices:
Ram Lambs £2800, £1800, £1700, £1500, £1200, £1000, £850(2), £700(2), £650, £600(4) Long Green; £1500, £1400(2), £600, £500 Burncroft Farm; £1200, £500(2) Pennine View; £650 High Croft; £600 Overhouses Farm.

Aged Rams £2800 Parkside; £2600 High Birkwith; £1800 Beech Croft; £1600 Old Hall Farm; £1500 Bleathgill; £1500 Oaktree Farm; £1200 White Hill Farm; £1000 High Stennerskeugh; £1000 Bowderdale Head; £1000 Hartley Castle; £900 East Friar House Farm; £900, £600 Wolf Hills Farm; £800 Argill House; £800 Riggs Farm; £750 Billing Shield Farm (P. Collinson); £750 High Corn Park;

£700 Meadowbrook Cottage; £650 Billing Shield Farm (I Collinson); £650 Quarry Farm; £600 Bank House Farms; £600 Haresceugh Castle; £600 East Unthank Farm; £550 High Birkwith; £500 Helbeck Farm; £500 Softley Farm.