The annual production sale from the Lakeview and Burnview Suffolk flocks of Gary Beacom and Willie Tait, respectively, saw prices peak at 5800gns for a Lakeview gimmer by Garryhinch Empire (lot 24). This one, JFF 11037 is out of a Cairness dam by Langside Lightening and was sold in-lamb to Cairness Cyclone. She sold to Mary Julia Cornish, Devon.
Second best of the day was a 5000gns call for a full ET sister to the top priced lot JFF 11089 (lot 22). Sold in-lamb to Cairness Classic Fyvie, she was knocked down to Ashley Bothwell, Ayrshire.
And following that at 3050gns was the best of the day from Burnview, a Forkins Ferrari II sired gimmer T86 11047 (lot 1). She is out of dam by Baileys Invincible and was sold in-lamb to Cairness Sapphire. Buying her was Steven Suffren.
Trading at 1950gns was another ET sister to the sale topper, JFF 11076. She was in-lamb to Cairness Cyclone. And at 1800gns was another ET sister, JFF 11036, also in-lamb to Cairness Cyclone.
Then at 1500gns was a gimmer by Baileys Bacchus (lot 9). This was T86 11034, out of a dam by Baileys Invincible she sold in lamb to Forkins Ferrari II and was bought by Steven Suffren.
At the same money was another Burnview gimmer, this time a Rhaeadr Obsession daughter T86 11042 (lot 11). She’s out of a dam by Kings High and Mighty and sold in-lamb to Strathisla Dylan Thomas.
And at 1400gns was another from Willie Tait, T86 11037 (lot 3). She’s by Forkins Ferrari II and is out of a dam by Burnview Beamer. Going back to the great Stockton Supersire 95 she sold carrying to Cairness Sapphire.
Leading the ewe lambs was a Cairness Court daughter from Lakeview at 1320gns. This one, JFF 12039 (lot 87), is out of a dam by Strathisla Shradrach. She went to Mary Julia Cornish.
Second best of the lambs was one from Burnview at 1050gns (lot 67). This was T86 12023, a Shannagh Resolve daughter out of a dam by Strathbeg Stan The Man.