The Oxford Down Society Sale at
The only entry in the sale from the Woodside flock was hotly contested and joined a newly formed flock in
Ram lambs were closely followed and Mr J R Williams’
Females were well sold with quality the name of the game. The female champion, a shearling ewe from J W Hook’s Barley Park flock sold to 330gns to the show judge, Tudor Jones, Anglesey, who also secured a half sister at 350gns.
Best in the ewe lambs were two half sisters from R J and J Richardson’s Horsley flock which both sold to 180gns to D Lindford, Buckingham.
Averages: Five shearling ewes, £253.05; six ewe lambs, £158.37; four shearling rams, £456.75; five ram lambs, £273.00 (McCartneys)