Whitebred Shorthorn Spring Sale 2017
The annual spring sale of registered Whitebred Shorthorn Cattle
on behalf of members of the Whitebred Shorthorn Association
was held at Carlisle on Friday 24th February
2017 where the
leading price was 4,700gns for the bull Hottbank Lancer from
JRF Pattinson & Son.
Sired by Blackburn Marshall he was purchased by M, ME, TR & KM
Wallace from Hexham.
Hottbank Lancer - 4,700gns
photo by Wayne Hutchinson
The days Male and Supreme
Champion sold for the next leading price tag at 4,400gns. Shown
by Gordon Jackson the homebred entry, Blackburn Jethro
a son of Barlaes Welcome and out of a Lochdochart Nemo bred
mother, he was purchased by JRF Pattinson to join his Hottbank
herd based near Hexham.
Females topped at 3,000gns for the in-calf heifer Ballyvaddy
Weigela by Longley Talisman and out of Hole of Lyne Weigela
2nd. Consigned by Northern Ireland based JT & K Madden. She
was purchased by MG & J Taylor from the Isle of Arran.
- 5 bulls £2772.00, 3 females £1872.50.
Auctioneers: Harrison & Hetherington