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Animal sale

Subject Source: Local sources
Scope Note: Created For = TD

Found in 74 Collections and/or Records:

£630 For a Ram, 1870s-1930s

Identifier: Coll-1434/2731
Scope and Contents Photograph of a ram that was for sale for £630 standing in a field in the early/mid 20th century.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

A Bogend-Mungo's Walls Ewe of 1829, 1870s-1930s

Identifier: Coll-1434/2742
Scope and Contents Cover of the Mungo's Walls, Duns. sale catalogue of the entire flock of pure bred Border Leicester sheep the property of the executors of the late Mr. James Thomson with a reproduction of a painting by William Shiels entitled, 'A Bogend-Mungo's Walls Ewe of 1829 that was held on 20 May 1903 by R G and W B Swan, auctioneers.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Addington Sale Yards, Christchurch, New Zealand - The Sale, 1870s-1930s

Identifier: Coll-1434/2805
Scope and Contents Photograph of a sheep sale at the Addington Sale Yards in Christchurch, New Zealand in the early/mid 20th century. The image shows groups of sheep in small pens with groups of men standing around waiting to buy and sell.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Diary containing notes about selling horses and sheep, 1914

Identifier: Coll-14/8/11
Scope and Contents Notebook written in from both ends. Fly leaf inscribed 'Sheep'. Volume contains a sample of wool.
Dates: 1914

High Priced Cattle, 1870s-1930s

Identifier: Coll-1434/1863
Scope and Contents Photograph of a herd of high priced cattle in a cattle pen in the early 20th century. The text beneath the image notes how much the cattle were sold for J R Kingston of Stanton, Nebraska, United States.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Hon. M. H. Cochrane's Sale at Windermere, England [1877], 1870s-1930s

Identifier: Coll-1434/169
Scope and Contents Photograph of the Hon. M. H. Cochrane's cattle sale at Windermere, England in 1877. Shows a large field with trees, hills and a marquee in the background with people and cattle in the foreground.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Letter to Edith F. Ewart from William Gordon, 19 September 1913

Identifier: Coll-14/9/19/45
Scope and Contents Gordon thanks Mrs Ewart for the glass jars for preserving the peas and beans in his garden and hopes that she and Professor Ewart will visit him on Shetland again next year. He reports that he was disappointed with the prices he received for his lambs in Aberdeen.
Dates: 19 September 1913

Letter to Henry John Elwes from James Cossar Ewart, 25 November 1912

Identifier: Coll-14/9/18/79
Scope and Contents Ewart encloses a cheque for the ewes Elwes is sending him, and confirms the number of sheep that are being sent. He tried to cross a he-goat with some ewes but there was no progeny. He asks if Ewart would like to see Appel's book on sheep.
Dates: 25 November 1912

Letter to Henry John Elwes from James Cossar Ewart, 26 May 1913

Identifier: Coll-14/9/19/19
Scope and Contents Ewart reports that the Board of Agriculture see no reason why someone should not be sent to purchase all the sheep that may be rented by him and others, but they are reluctant to move towards forming a Shetland sheep society.
Dates: 26 May 1913

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from A. McNicoll, 22 June 1912

Identifier: Coll-14/9/18/43
Scope and Contents McNicoll reports that Miss Grimond states she bought the Siberian sheep currently at Kinettles from Messrs Jamrach in London in 1908. She will contact Ewart once she has considered selling any more of the sheep.

The bottom of the page is annotated in Ewart's hand and advises not to rush things with 'the Kinettles people'.
Dates: 22 June 1912