Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers’ Mart P.L.C. had
forward 5036 store lambs at their sale at Longtown on Tuesday
23rd September 2008.
All classes of lambs were dearer on the week.
Top was £47.50
for Suffolks from Bourance of Courance, others to £44.50
High House, £43 Cumstone. Texels £40.50 Towsbank, £40
Ardconnell; Beltex £39.80 Pallet Hill; Greyfaces £40
High House, £37.80 Greensburn, £36.50 High Burnfoot;
Blackfaces £31 Markdhu, £30.50 Hainings; Swaledales £18
Hill Cheviots (1875) were a good show and a much
sharper trade. Top was £37 for Hill Northies from Whitefield & Chatto, £36.80
Quarry Lodge. Hill Cheviots £35.50 Glendinning, £35
Windyhaugh, Toftholm & Cowburn.