Whitebred Shorthorn Sale
Friday 26th February 2010
Harrison & Hetherington Ltd conducted the spring sale
of Registered Whitebred Shorthorn Cattle on behalf of members
of the Whitebred Shorthorn Association on Friday 26th February
2010 when 6 bulls were forward.
The top price of the sale, 2,600gns was paid for the second
prize bull, Parton Vintage, a January 2008 bull, sired by Broadleyfold
Craig, bred by Messrs Hewson, Burgh Head Farm, Burgh By Sands,
Carlisle. Writing this cheque was Ardnaw Farms Ltd, Achanoish,
From the same home, Parton Prestigious, born April 2008 realised
2,400gns and travels to Penderyn, near Aberdare in Mid Glamorgan
with Messrs Davies.
The pre sale show was judged by Mr Gordon Kyle, Spout Bank,
Walton, Brampton who awarded the Championship to Blackburn Ace, a January 2008 bull bred and exhibited by Gordon Jackson,
Blackburn, Newcastleton. Sired by Milnholm Scott, this bull
was knocked down at 2,500gns to John Higgs Farms, Arkleton,
At 1,200gns, Corrie Granite, a June 2008 bull sired by Corrie
Reiver from Keith Laurie, Snowdon Close, Gilsland, Brampton
travels over the water to Ballymena, Co Antrim with Mr J McCurdy.