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Hexham Auction Mart Store Cattle & Sheep Sale

Hexham and Northern Marts at their weekly sale had forward an entry of 398 Store Cattle and Suckled Calves on Friday 13th December 2013.

A good show of quality cattle forward to a full ring of buyers some of which had not been seen since the October sales.  Trade was sharper for all classes throughout the sale.

Hexham Mart Store Cattle Sale Ring

Hexham Mart Store Cattle Sale Ring

Topping the sale was a tremendous Charolais x steer at £1640 aged 26 months followed by others at £1600 and £1580 from George and Phillip Tomlinson, Sunniside.

Topping the heifers was a fantastic British Blue x at £1310 from  John and George Browell, Quarry House closely followed by Limousin x heifers at £1265 from John and Andrew Hunter, The Steel.

A small show of Spring Born Cattle also met a fast trade with a top of £1050 for a Limousin x Heifer from William and Stewart Weatherson, Edges Green.

Cattle 30+ Months

Angus x steers - £1130 Angerton Broom House

Cattle 23 – 30 Months

Charolais x steers – £1640, £1600 & £1580 Sunniside, £1445 Doorpool, £1410 Sunniside

Limousin x steers – £1440 Settlingstones, £1370 Doorpool, £1280 Settlingstones, £1250 Doorpool, £1180, £1130, £1100, £1060 & £1050 Angerton Broom House, £1040 Cheviot

Limousin x heifers – £1140 Settlingstones, £1075 Humber Hill

Simmental x steers – £1440, £1410, £1330, £1320 & £1300 Doorpool

Angus x steers – £1140 Angerton Broom House

Beef Shorthorn steers - £1310 Doorpool

Cattle 17 – 22 Months

Charolais x steers – £1390, £1370, £1360, £1340 (x2) & £1280 Claywalls, £1280, £1215, £1200 (x2), £1110 & £1090 Elilaw

Charolais x heifers – £1000, £995, £970 & £955 Elilaw, £950 Humber Hill, £920 (x2) Elilaw, £850 Kirkley March

Limousin x steers – £1470 & £1390 Claywalls, £1370 Doorpool, £1350 & £1330 Settlingstones, £1325 Aydonshields, £1310 Blackburn, £1300 Claywalls, £1280 Settlingstones, £1260 Blackburn, £1210 Angerton Broom House & Low Grange, £1200 Aydonshields & Blackburn, £1190 Angerton Broom House

Limousin x heifers – £1250 & £1245 Grindon Hill, £1200 Quarry House, £1180 & £1160 Grindon Hill, £1130 & £1120 Quarry House, £1060 Cheviot, £1040 Quarry House, £990 Low Eshells, £980 Grindon Hill

Blonde x steers – £1090 & £935 Low Grange

British Blue x steers – £1300 Blackburn, £1170 Aydonshields

British Blue x heifers - £1310 Quarry House, £1245 & £1205 Grindon Hill

Saler x steers – £1345 & £1280 Doorpool

Shorthorn steers - £1200, £1190, £1175, £1160, £1150, £1055, £1040 (x2) & £1020 Fairnley

Angus x steers – £1280 & £1080 Elilaw

Angus x heifers – £960 & £925 Elilaw

Cattle 11 – 16 Months

Limousin x steers – £1200 Quarry House, £1180 Quarry House (x2) & Low Eshells, £1165 Dykehead, £1160 Low Eshells, £990 Horseholme, £980 Baal Hill

Limousin x heifers – £1265 & £1180 The Steel, £1165 Dykehead, £1150 The Steel, £1140 Grindon Hill, £1120 Dykehead, £1100 Grindon Hill & The Steel, £1090 Grindon Hill, £1085 Dykehead & The Steel, £1000 Horseholme, £990 Little Swinburne, £965 Edges Green

British Blue x heifers - £960 Healey Home Farm

Simmental x steers – £1035 Struthers

Simmental x heifers – £895 Struthers

Cattle 10 months and under

Limousin x steers – £970 Edges Green, £960 & £950 Baal Hill, £920 Baal Hill & Nilston Rigg, £910 Baal Hill, £900 Baal Hill & Nilston Rigg (x2), £870 Low Wiserley

Limousin x heifers – £1050 Edges Green, £885 Nilston Rigg

Simmental x steers – £940 Baal Hill

Angus x steers – £835 Birkside

Angus x heifers – £760 Birkside

Breeding Cattle

A small select show of Breeding Cattle sold to a packed ring of busy purchasers.  Topping the sale was a very smart outfit consigned by regular vendors M/s R Ridley & Sons, Mickley Moor realising £2400

Heifers with calves at foot

Limousin - £2400 & £2250 (x2) Mickley Moor, £2200 Thornham Hall & Brackenthwaite (x2), £2000 Mickley Moor, £1900 Brackenthwaite

Angus - £1250 Three Farms

Cows with calves at foot

Limousin – £1500 & £1180 Camperdown

Saler x - £1160 Camperdown

In Calf Heifers

Limousin – £1050 Glower Oer Him

In Calf Cows

British Blue – £1150 East Loanend

Sheep

Breeding Sheep

A small show of In Lamb Ewes sold well with plenty of interest at the ringside.

Mule In Lamb Ewes - £112 & £102 Newbiggin Hill

Texel x In Lamb Ewes - £120 Newbiggin Hill

Store Sheep

Hexham and Northern Marts held their weekly sale of 2622 Store and Feeding Sheep

Feeding Ewes

Texel x – £82 High Warden, £74 Follions, £70 High Warden & Bavington Hill Head, £64 Elrington Hall, £63 Mickley Moor, £62 High Warden, £60 Lingey Field

Suffolk x – £68 High Warden, £64 East Fourstones, £57 Hole House

Cheviot x - £74 Bavington Hill Head, £59 (x2) West Mill Hills

NC Cheviot - £62 Bavington Hill Head

Mule - £60 North Churchlands, £56 East Fourstones, £54 Elrington Hall, £50 East Fourstones

Blackface - £40 Kellah, £37 The Hott, £36 High Staward, £35.50 Duddo Hill

Swaledale - £41 Dyke Nook

Hexham & Northern Marts

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