Stirling – Hampshire Downs
The inaugural Scottish Region show and sale of Hampshire Downs took place at Stirling this week, with the sale peaking at 1000gns twice.
First to make that money was a shearling ewe from TI & J Hunter’s Lindsey flock in Lincolnshire. She sold to J Hooks, Staut Hall Bungalow, Baullamoer, North Allerton.
The other to sell at 1000gns was the Overall Champion, a Lecropt ewe lamb from Jane and Roy McFarlane and Lorna Rennie. She sold to TB Chapman, Portadown, Armagh.
Averages: Four shearling rams, £370; five ram lambs, £504; 12 shearling ewes, £467; nine ewe lambs, £457.
Below are pictures of some of the top price lots or first prize winners and some general shots of the day. To view the full selection of photographs taken, see our Photo Sales section.
Lots more to see in our Photo Sales section.