. Mr T. BuUbck reports for the week ending Saturday, October 18th, as follows :—There was again a large elitry of horses, viz., 38. A large proportion were hacks and light harness horses. All the young medium draughts offered were sold. Out of the day's entry of 38, 16 changed hands at the following prices :— Medium draughts, 5 years ©Id, £20, £21 10s ; 6 years old, of a lighter stamp, £17 10s, £18 ; aged, of a fairly good stamp, £10 ; others, £4, £5, £7 ; inferior £1 5s to £2 10s ; light harness horses, £3 ss, £4 ; hacks, only inferior sorts changed hands, £1 to £3 5a ; mare and foal brought £8. Collars, hames, and winkers 15s to 20s per set. Other harness and a quantity of sundries brought about usual prices.
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Horse Market., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2549, 21 October 1890
Horse Market. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2549, 21 October 1890
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