Livestock & Dairy: Bakewell Market

Store Sheep 27-10-2023





With another catalogued entry of over 5,500 sheep trade was extremely strong for everything with the store lambs being particularly dear, seeing a total clearance easily achieved and the average up some £21 on the same sale last year at £91 per head.

Buyers gathered from far and wide with a large contingent from both North and South Wales to the West and Norfolk to the East with a top price of £130.

Breeding sheep equally as strong with shearlings to £196 and rams to £390.

Next sale is on Friday 10th November for which a large entry is required.


Texel x to £109.00 ave £92.85

£109.00 AB Bowler, Ashleyhay
£108.00 JB & P Broomhead, Sheffield
£108.00 J Kirkman, Belper
£108.00 PH Wilcockson, Hathersage
£105.50 JH Shimwell & Co, Gt Longstone
£105.00 AB Bowler, Ashleyhay
£105.00 EG Slack, Harpur Hill
£104.50 RS Torr, Tissington
£104.50 JH Shimwell, Gt Longstone


Masham to £109.50

£109.50 RM Brown, Hope


Cheviot to £100.00 ave £83.18

£100.00 Haylock Plant Services, Rowsley
£88.50 C Matthews & Son, Castleton
£78.50 Haylock Plant Services, Rowsley


Suffolk x to £112.50 ave £94.67

£112.50 PJ Wheeldon, Buxton
£105.00 D & SE Edge, Pike Hall
£100.50 DW & ANA Brough, Leek
£99.50 A Mosley & Son, Matlock
£99.00 K Higton, Wetton
£97.00 H Pearson, Peak Forest
£97.00 K Higton, Wetton


Ewe Lambs

Texel x to £130.00 ave £99.86

£130.00 N Beardsley, Weston Underwood
£105.00 PJ Rowbotham, Beeley
£104.00 PJ Rowbotham, Beeley
£103.50 R Wood, Middleton by Youlgreave
£100.50 WB Moss, Rainow


Suffolk x to £108.00 ave £95.73

£108.00 A Mosley & Son, Matlock



Texel x

£195.00 E Morten & Sons, Barmoor Clough
£190.00 E Morten & Sons, Barmoor Clough
£170.00 JE & JM Brough, Hurdlow



£160.00 R Chapman, Heage
£142.00 R Chapman, Heage



£196.00 GL Staley & Son, Cold Eaton
£190.00 GL Staley & Son, Cold Eaton
£185.00 GL Staley & Son, Cold Eaton
£180.00 GL Staley & Son, Cold Eaton
£160.00 C Kirkham, Hartington



Texel x

£138.00 J Simpson, Hope Valley
£130.00 J Simpson, Hope Valley
£124.00 GF Stodart, Froggatt
£122.00 O Pilkington, Mayfield

Shearling Rams

Texel x

£360.00 J Webster & Son, Hartington


Suffolk x

£270.00 PJ Wheeldon, Longnor


 Ram Lambs

Texel x

£320.00 N Beardsley, Weston Underwood
£310.00 N Beardsley, Weston Underwood


Auctioneers: Peter Oven & Ivor Lowe


Peter Oven

Market Associate

Ivor Lowe


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