The Cheviot Hills, from which this breed of sheep gets its name, form the border line between England and Scotland. The Cheviot Sheep Society was formed in 1890 and is one of the oldest sheep societies in existence.
Longtown Cheviot Hill Ram Sale
Tuesday 23rd October 2012
The Inaugural Sale for Hill Cheviot Rams on Tuesday 23rd October topped at £380 twice from Glenochar and from The Becks.
Hill Cheviot Shearlings - £380 Glenochar and The Becks, £200 Catslackburn, £180 The Becks and Catslackburn.
Hill Cheviot Ram Lambs - £120, £100 Wardlaw.
Auctioneers: Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers Mart
Townfoot, Longtown, Carlisle, Cumbria CA6 5LY
Tel: 01228 791215