The Lincoln Red Cattle Society
Herd Books
2 November 2023

4,000 Gns for Lincoln Red Calf

4000 Gns for Lincoln Red Heifer Calf at Melton Mowbray Market

Champion Female Calf and Overall Champion Calf from the Cooper’s Coneygarth Herd in South Yorkshire: Coneygarth Nancy C299 sold for 4,000 Gns to Hayley &Tom Williamsons’  Williamsons Herd in Lincolnshire.  The March 2023 born calf is Sired by Donington Yuri (bred by Mr J G Parkinson) out of Coneygarth Nancy X217.

Reserve Champion Female Calf & Reserve Overall Calf from Mrs S Buchan’s Auchmacoy Herd in Aberdeenshire: Auchmacoy Bianca C64 sold for 1,500 Gns to Kit Corbridge’s Shutt Herd , Derbyshire.  Also a March 2023 born calf Sired by Auchmacoy Xcalibur who was Champion Bull and Overall Breed Champion at the 2023 Royal Highland Show, out of Auchmacoy Bianca T228.

Champion Bull Calf from Mrs S Buchan’s Auchmacoy Herd, Auchmacoy Conlan sold for 1,600 Gns to Chris Page’s Foulness Herd, East Yorkshire.  March 2023 born he is also Sired by Auchmacoy Xcalibur out of Auchmacoy Ada S187.

2,800 Gns for Maiden Lincoln Red Heifer

The highest priced Maiden Heifer from the Ed Middleton’s Holegate Herd in Lincolnshire; Holegate May B152 sold for 2,800 Gns to Tom Nicholls’ Ladycrofts Herd in Buckinghamshire.  Sired by Brackenhurst Warrior out of Holegate May Y70.  Also selling to the Ladycrofts Herd for 2,500 Gns was Holegate Gloria B146, another Brackenhurst Warrior daughter out of Holegate Gloria Y51.

The Female Champion, 2022 born Maiden Heifer, Mrs S Buchan’s Auchmacoy Bianca B45 sold to new Member, Lisa Kemp’s Kemp Herd in Nottinghamshire, for £2,800.  Sired by Brackenhurst Wiseguy out of Auchmacoy Bianca P116.

The Reserve Champion Female, 2022 born Maiden Heifer, from Jamie Quinn & Sue Oliver’s Axholme Herd in North Lincolnshire, Axholme Heroine B82 sold for 2,000 Gns to Tim Hunter’s Lindsey Herd in Lincolnshire.  Sired by Axholme X12 David Brown out of Legbourne Heroine S141.


Maiden Heifers: £2,082

Calves:  £1,974       

Champion Bull was Walmer Alberta from the Walmer Herd in Lincolnshire, Sired by Houghton Warden out of Walmer Lass T1060.  Reserve Champion Bull was Misterton Boeuf from the Misterton Herd in South Yorkshire, Sired by Brackenhurst Ranger out of Axholme Matilda Y38.

President of the Lincoln Red Cattle Society, Mr Dean Hullah, thanked both Vendors and Purchasers who had come from across the Country to support our Autumn Show & Sale.  He wished it especially noted, too, that the average for Maiden Heifers had increased significantly and congratulated the Show winners and the Cooper Family on setting a Lincoln Red Calf Record.  Dean also thanked Scott Ruck and all his Team at Melton Mowbray Market for their support and efficiency.

23rd March 2024 is the date of our next Premier Pedigree Spring Show & Sale at Melton Mowbray Market