Mr T. Bullock reports for the week ending Deo. 8th ;— Thirty-two horses brought forward for the day's sale. There was a very good attendance of farmers and others. At the commencement biddings were extremely languid, but as the sale proceeded more interest appeared to be evinced. A number of medium draughts obanged hands at about £1 to £2 per head lower than a* the previous Saturday's sale. But of the day's entry of 32, 16 were sold as follows, viz. :— Medium draughts, a six-year-old gelding, of a good Btamp, brought £26 10s ; three-year-old filly, ditto, unbroken, £23 ; five-year-olds, £17 £18 10s; fodr-year-olds, of a lighter description £12 10a, £12 103 ; and one of a better stamp, £19; aged, £6 10a, £7 sg, up to £14 ; hacks very dull of< sale, £5, £7 ; Borubbera, £1 28 6d up to £4. ■ Sundries;— M'Cormick wire binder, £10* Harness, horse covers, etc, at market rates.
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HORSE MARKET, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2010, 11 December 1888
HORSE MARKET Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2010, 11 December 1888
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