MARTS: Armoy

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Another full house of sheep met with a much sharper trade for all sorts of sheep.

Fat lambs sold to £77.00, store lambs to £61.00, fat ewes made to £80.00 and breeding ewes made up to £130.00.

FAT LAMBS: David McNeill, Loughguile, 25kgs £77.00. A B Wilson, Armoy, 27kgs £72.00. Jas Reilly, Ballycastle, 26kgs £68.80. John Glendinning, 25kgs £67.20. Wm Hannah, Loughguile, 25kgs £66.80. J J Dillon, Armoy, 26kgs £68.50. John McCartney, Cloughmills, 23kgs £64.50. Wm Knox, Armoy, 23kgs £64.00. Dan McAlister, Cushendall, 24kgs £67.00. Marg McCurry, Cushendall, 22 ½kgs £63.00. Sean McKinley, Bushmills, 27kgs £72.50. Dominic Carey, Ahoghill, 24kgs £65.80. V O Rosborough, Claudy, 26kgs £71.00. Jack McNaughton, Loughguile, 22kgs £63.20.

STORE LAMBS: Liam J McAlister, Loughguile, 23kgs Suff, £61.00. Liam McDonnell, Ballycastle, 30 Suff, £60.50. M McCurry, Cushendall, 32 Tex, £54.50. A Devlin, Armoy, 16 Tex, £59.50. Jas McCormick, Armoy, 30 Tex, £55.20. Joe McQuillan, Carnlough, 19 Tex, £54.20. Arthur Wilson, Armoy, 20 Tex, £54.50. Pat McBride, Ballyvoy, 28 Suff, £55.00. Limavady farmer, 10 Tex, £57.50. S and S McKeegan, Cushendall, 12 Tex, £56.50. Kevin Robinson, Glenarm, 11 Suff, £54.50. Henry McNeill, Carnlough, 25 b/f, £45.50. Brendan Blaney, Cushendall, 60, c/bs £55.00. Ronnie Duncan, Ballycastle, 36 Suff, £45.00. Ed Jamison, Coleraine, 9 Suff, £55.50. Arthur Devlin, Ballycastle, 38 Suff, £55.80. S and S McKeegan, Cushendall, 12 Tex, £56.00. K Robinson, Glenarm, 10 Suff, £53.00. Chas Quinn, Cushendall, 5 c/bs £55.50. J P Kelly, Martinstown, 14 Tex, £47.20.

EWE LAMBS: F McEldowney, Draperstown, 8 b/f £85.00. Paul McClafferty, Armoy, 9 b/f £78.00. M O’Kane, Carnlough, 14 Mules, £74.00, 14, £67.00, 10, £76.00. Limavady farmer, 8 Texels £75.00. Michael O’Kane, Swatragh, 13 Chev, £69.00.

BREEDING EWES: T A Aiken, Coleraine, 9 full mouth ewes, £130, 6, £90.00. C McDonnelly, Armoy, 6 Mule hoggets, £114, 11, £110, 5, £101. F McEldowney, Draperstown, 8 b/f £100. S McDonnell, Glenariffe, 10 b/f £70.00, 10, £65.00.

BREEDING RAMS: Robt Wylie, Clough, Char Ram, £270. David Mawhinney, Newtownards, Chars, £450, £250, £230, £210, £180. Jas Anderson Bushmills, Char, £270, £250, £250. Tom Fenton, Rasharkin, Char, £250, £200, £150.

FAT EWES: P O’Neill, Kilrea, 4 Tex, £80.00. Wm Hanna, Loughguile, 8 Tex, £59.00. Barbara Kerr, Armoy, 4 c/bs £60.50, 20, £59.50. Brian McAlister, Dervock, 6 c/bs £57.50. S and S McKeegan, Cushendall, 3 Tex, £63.00. Dan McAlister, Glenann, 5, c/bs £55.00. Uel Ramage, Bushmills, 4 Chev, £67.00. Jas Delargy, Cushendall, 8 Chev, £58.00. S and S McKeegan, Cushendall, 4 Tex, £50.00. Robt Wylie, Clough, 2, £60.00.

Chas Knox, Ballymoney, 2, £59.00. Wm Hanna, Loughguile, 8, £59.00.

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A good turnout of 275 calves for the fourth sale of the season met with a great trade for a yard full of good quality calves. A show and sale of Junior Charolais calves saw Mr Gerard McCambridge, Ballyvoy, win both steer and heifer classes in a superb double, Mr Trevor Butler was second in both classes.

LEADING PRICES (STEERS): G McCambridge, Ballyvoy, Char, 410kgs £1,100, 340kgs £1,000, 290kgs £835, 340kgs £945. Paddy McDonnell, Cushendall, Char, 320kgs £895, 300kgs £845. Delargy Bros, Cushendall, Char, 300kgs £840, 320kgs £840. A and T Butler, Ballyvoy, Char, 270kgs £795, 300kgs £810, 290kgs £795, 260kgs £795, 400kgs £1,000, 250kgs £710, 300kgs £850, 270kgs £760, 300kgs £845, 270kgs £765, 260kgs £790, 320kgs £830. Hugh McNeill, Cushendun, Char, 280kgs £740, 260kgs £685, 280kgs £740, 260kgs £665, 280kgs £680, 430kgs £895, 360kgs £845, 400kgs £870. G McCambridge, Ballyvoy, Char, 260kgs £675, 270kgs £700. JJ and B Butler, Ballyvoy, Char, 400kgs £900, 340kgs £760, 420kgs £815, 360kgs £760, 300kgs £745. Wm Moore, Macosquin, Char, 220kgs £595, 240kgs £575, 260kgs £630. Daniel McAlister, Ballyvoy, Char, 240kgs £665, 260kgs £655, 270kgs £720, 260kgs £645. A and T Butler, Char, 340kgs £825, 300kgs £810, 320kgs £805, 360kgs £830, 320kgs £910, 270kgs £790, 330kgs £830, 270kgs £685. Craig Blair, Limavady, Lim, 260kgs £705, 290kgs £770, 320kgs £780, 290kgs £760, 240kgs £675. Sean McBride, Ballyvoy, Char, 310kgs £705, 320kgs £735, 340kgs £805, 335kgs £810. Gab Emerson, Cushendall, Lim, 300kgs £740, 220kgs £600, 290kgs £725. P McCurdy, Rathlin, Lim, 340kgs £815, 250kgs £610. E Drummond, Carrickfergus, Char, 360kgs £790, 310kgs £720.

HEIFERS: G McCambridge, Ballyvoy, Char, 370kgs £960, 240kgs £670. A and T Butler, Ballyvoy, 225kgs £735, 290kgs £670, 255kgs £720, 240kgs 3655, 290kgs £710, 300kgs £730, 270kgs £680, 260kgs £655, 260kgs £620. Craig Blair, Limavady, Lim, 350kgs £800. John McNeill, Cushendun, Char, 280kgs £680, 400kgs £790. Delargy Bros, Cushendall, Char, 270kgs £690, 290kgs £690, 310kgs £805. Patsy McAleese, Loughguile, Sim, 280kgs £680, 290kgs £640. Paddy McDonnell, Cushendall, Char, 350kgs £745, 290kgs £640. Dan McAlister, Ballyvoy, Char, 280kgs £665, 240kgs £665, 280kgs £680, 280kgs £645. G Emerson, Cushendall, Lim, 280kgs £635. P McCurdy, Rathlin, Lim 260kgs £615.