Kirkby Stephen SSBA ‘C’ District Ram Sales – Day 2

22nd October 2020

Harrison & Hetherington held the second day of the three day Swaledale Sheep Breeders Association ‘C’ District ram sale when 464 shearling rams 464 Shearling ram were on offer.

Topping the days trading at £35,000 was Oakbank General from PE & KA Sowerby, Oak Bank Farm, Barras which was bought in a half share between J Nelson & Son, Bull and Cave Farm, Clapham and Paul Hallam, High Birkwith, Settle.

Next selling for £26,000 was Grayrigg Hall JD9 consigned by RS Harker & Son, Grayrigg Hall which was bought by GE Harker, Murton Hall.

T Brogden, Helbeck Farm, Brough sold Brownber Rambo to make £25,000 with him selling to a three way share between GJ Scarr, Fawcett House Farm, Garsdale, RW&S Clarkson, Low Whita Farm, Richmond and N Iveson, Low Blackburn, Hawes.

A wonderful show of strong well bred rams were forward which ensured a overall sale average of £2353.65 was achieved for 326 rams sold which was £589.21 up on the year and for a 88% clearance.

15 rams sold between £10,000-£35,000

50 Rams sold between £5,000-£35,000

Leading Prices:

Shearlings £35,000, £5,000, £3,000 Oakbank Farm; £26,000, £14,000, £6,500, £3,000(2) Grayrigg Hall; £25,000, £12,000, £5000 Helbeck Farm; £18,000, £12,000, £9,000, £7,000, £5,000 Stanhope Gate Farm; £17,000, £10,000, £9,000, £4,000 West Briscoe; £16,000 Thwaite Bridge House; £16,000, £5,200, £4,000 Arngill House; £14,000(2), £5,500, £3,200 Lummas House; £14,000, £5,200(2) Tennant Gill Farm; £11,500, £3,000 Cotegill; £9,000 Low Oxnop Farm; £9,000(2), £7,000, £5,200 High Beck Head; £9,000, £8,000, £7,000, £3,500, £3,000 Rigg Farm; £8,500 Brown Moor Farm; £8,000 Aygill Farm; £8,000 Lime Tree Cottage; £6,000, £4,500 Old Hall Farm; £6,000, £3,000 Ghyll House; £6,000, £3,000 Setmabanning Farm; £5,500 West Carnigill; £5,500, £3,500 Murton Hall; £5,200, £5,000, £4,500, £4,200, £3,500 Gillside Farm; £5,000 Lane Head Farm; £4,000 Stoneriggs; £4,000, £3,500 Marshaw Farm; £3,800 High Birk Hatt; £3,200 Deepdale Hall; £3,200 Summer Lodge; £3,000 Lainger House; £3000(2) Gill Gate; £3,000 South Wellhope.