> Mr Alfred Harrison reports hli weekly I tale of Saturday, August 31, as follows : — Oows.— Sales unimportant. There are enquiries for really good springers, bnt few really fine are yarded. Pigs.— Slips, 7s, Bs, 9s, 9a 6_, 12s, 13 1 6d, 14s, 15a ; sowi, 21s to 245; i Poultry. — Hens, Is 61 to ls 91 ; roosters, 2s to 4 i pcs pair ; geese 4s 6d to 5s per pair. Produce — Ohiokwheat, ls 61 to 2s 6d per bushel ; oats, 2s 3d, 2s 4.. 2s 6d and 2i 7d per basbal ; seed. 2s 9i to 2s lOd ; pens. 2s 61 to 3s Id per bushel ; barley, 2i 61 to 2b 9d per bushel ; -.harps. 7s 6c* ; bran, 4* 6d ; rierwents, ss, 6s to 7s a bag; kidney seed, 5 «, 6*, 7s to 10a a bag ; rose, Id ; alpha, Id ; onlont, 3d per lb ; carcase pork, 3^., 3J3, ?f i per lb ; mutton, ljd, 2d per ib ; hams, 7d per lb : b-oon, 4d to 6d per lb ; tea, 15 1 a box.
There was a very large entry of furniture aud general goods, aod at listed by a good .ttendenoe a glgantlo sa'e wbb put through, tbe prloaa generally being very satisfactory.
Laud.— During the week I disposed of bouse with aore of land on S.B. Belt for £375.
Permanent link to this item
AUCTIONEER'S REPORT, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2215, 2 September 1889
AUCTIONEER'S REPORT Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2215, 2 September 1889
Using This Item
See our copyright guide for information on how you may use this title.