Lanark – Blackface Females
Blackface females sold to 11,000gns at Lanark, with a one-crop ewe from Auldhouseburn leading the way, selling to High Staward. Overall, 63 lots sold to average £1451.17, with 18 ewes levelling at £2356.67 and 45 gimmers averaging out at £1088.97.
Below are pictures of the top priced lots, followed by a list of leading prices and buyers.
Other leading prices:
2200gns – Crossflatt (two-crop by McCoy), to Messrs Fraser, Balgowan, Lagganbridge.
1900gns – Burncastle (gimmer by £7500 Burncastle) to CC MacArthur, Nunnerie, Elvanfoot.
1900gns – Lurg (two-crop by £11,000 Gass), to D Harrison, Annalong, Co Down.
1900gns – Grains (gimmer by Gold Blend), to I and G Davidson, Larne, Northern Ireland.
1800gns – Whelphill (two-crop by £10,000 Dalchirla), to Curran Bros, Culmore, Derry, Northern Ireland.
1700gns – Dyke (three-crop by £24,000 Elmscleugh), to J and C Harkin, Loughash, Strabane.
1600gns – Dyke (one-crop by £25,000 Crossflatt), to C Toner, Castlewellan, Co Down.
1600gns – Midlock (four-crop, reserve champion, by £90,000 Dalchirla), to D Harrison, Annalong, Co Down.
1500gns – Allanfauld (three-crop by Gee Whizz), to Conway Bros, Prumbridge, Northern Ireland.
1500gns – Blackhouse (gimmer by £1400 Auldhouseburn), to A Orr.
1400gns – Mitchellhill (gimmer by £1800 Silloans), to S Heads, Aitkenhead, Fenwick.
1400gns – Midlock (gimmer by a son of £40,000 Dalchirla), to Messrs McCarry, Northern Ireland.
1300gns – Uppercleugh (two-crop by £26,000 Crossflatt), to C Toner, Castlewellan, Co Down.
1300gns – Midlock (gimmer by £800 Dalchirla), to Messrs McCarry, Northern Ireland.
1100gns – Auldhouseburn (gimmer by £160,000 Dalchirla), to E McKenna, Ballyknock, Maghera.
1000gns – High Staward (gimmer by £50,000 Crossflatt), to W Stevenson, Balrazzie, Ballantrae.
1000gns – Lurg (one-crop by a home-bred son of £13,000 Loughash), to J and C Harkin, Loughash.
1000gns – Uppercleugh (two-crop by £5200 Elmscleugh), to Messrs Breslin, Northern Ireland.
1000gns – Nunnerie (gimmer by £36,000 Midlock), to C Gallacher, Cattry, Co Donegal.
1000gns – Crossflatt (gimmer by £18,000 Gass), to Messrs Fraser, Balgowan, Lagganbridge.