A top of 9000gnswas achieved at yesterday’s dispersal of the Manorhouse herd of Limousins for Bill Wright, with this money paid for Manorhouse Velcro.This Hartside Oneman daughter is out of Manorhouse Linda, a Sinbo Glint daughter and sold with her fifth calf, bull calf, Manorhouse Geronimo at foot by Drambuie and having run again with Drambuie. Buying her was Mr Hollings, Alfreton.
Second best of 5000gns was given for served heifer Maborhouse Envy, a Fieldson Buckaroo daughter our of Manorhouse Velcro, a Hartside Oneman daughter. She sold having run with both Mayfields Drambuie and Heathmount Ustinov and was bought by Mr Dent, Darlington.
At 3500gns was Manorhouse Trystar, a 2002-born Hartside Oneman daughter out of Manorhouse Oasis, a Manorhouse Highstar daughter. She sodd with her seventh calf, heifer cal Manorhouse Gaynor, at foot. This one went home with an undisclosed buyer
Making the same price was Manorhouse Delia, a Mynach Sooty-sired a 2008-born Mynach Sooty daughter out of Manorhouse Utah, a Sundale Lovable daughter. She sold to Mr Jones, Aberystwyth, having run with Drambuie and due to calf soon.
A pair then made 3250gns, with the first being Manorhouse Cookie, a 2007-born second-calved cow. This Mynach Voltage daughter is out of Manorhouse Vanda, another Lovable daughter. She went to Mr Beatty, Wiltshire, with her heifer calf Manorhouse Goddess at foot by Drambuie.
The other at this level was Manorhouse Candy, a Mynach Sooty daughter out of Manorhouse Tara, a Manorhouse Lancelot daughter. She sold with second calf, Manorhouse Graham, by Drambuie, at foot and also went to Mr Beatty.
And two netted the next best price of 3200gns too, with the first being Manorhouse Daffodil, a Fieldson Buckaroo daughter out of Manorhouse Mandy, a Manorhouse Highstar daughter. Sold with her first calf, Manorhouse Gracie at foot, she sold to Mr Stenton, Barnsley.
Second to command this bid was Manorhouse Eleanor, a Buckaroo daughter out of Manorhouse Virginia, a Oneman daughter. She sold having run with both Drambuie and Heathmount Ustinov and also went to Mr Stenton.
Averages;59 cows served and/or suckling £2437.02, 15 served heifers £2443, 17 maiden heifers £1876.62, two stock bulls £2625, three young bulls £2065; Commercial herd 21 cows served and/or suckling £1265.24, three bulls £1403.33 (Harrison and Hetherington).