Solway & Tyne In Lamb Show & Sale

14th December 2018

A Clinterty You Cracker-sred gimmer from Cammie Gauld’s Cairnam flock took the top price of the Solway and Tyne Texel Club’s in-lamb sale when selling for 2000gns.

The sale topper was GCF1702906, a gimmer out of a dam by Ettrick Sir Alan and in-lamb to Garngour Alladin. She sold to Graham Cakebread, Hawick.

Second best at 1800gns was one from the dispersal for Stephen Harrison’s Tinwald flock, HST1600566. This one lamb ewe is by Crailloch Teagle and out of a dam by Collielaw Tudar and goes back to Anglezarke Logan. She sold in-lamb to Teilo Berwyn and was bought by Messrs Laird and Jones, Lanark.

Next up at 1400gns was Robbie Wilson’s LYM1702669 from the Milnbank flock. Sired by Strathbogie Yes Sir, she’s out of a Strathbogie Untouchable-sired dam and was offered in-lamb to Auldhouseburn Billy The Kid. She was taken by G Reed, Aspatria.

Close behind at 1300gns was a ewe lamb from Myfyr Evans’s Rhaeadr flock. This Rhaeadr Ace daughter is out of a dam by Glenside Whiz Kid and goes back to Grey Peel Rambo. She was taken by Mark Oare, Holywell.

Then at 1200gns was another of the Milnbank gimmers, LYM1702687. Sired by Strathbogie Yes Sir, she is out ofg a dam by Teiglum Tornado and sold in-lamb to Greenstar Alfie, being biught by J R Frankland, Settle.

And making 1150gns was a Teviot gimmer from R H Bell and Co. This was RBT1700669, a Tima Yogi Bear daughter out of a dam by Cambwell Trademark, she was taken by Glen Wilson, Hawick.

Averages; Solway and Tyne Club – 59 gimmers £513.25, seven ewe lambs £510, four aged ewes £294, two recipients £315. Tinwald dispersal – 36 ewes and gimmers £456.16, 21 ewe lambs £273.50 (Harrison and Hetherington).