Breeders' Adverts

GREENLANDS - Flock No 1232 Est 2010

We have a quality flock of 60 Oxford Down ewes based on foundation stock purchased from Barley Park, Delmur and Langrigg.

 

Stud rams from Langrigg, Monkstone, Fleetham, Barley Park and Netherby have been used. 

Please contact:

J R Williams, Aneddle, Capel Seion, Aberystwyth,

Ceredigion, SY23 4ED
 

Tel (07979) 856281 Fax (01970) 615166

 

e-mail sales@greenlands.co.uk

Greenlands shearling ram 700gns champ Wo

Greenlands shearling ram champion at the Worcester Show & Sale 2019. 

Sold to J W S Brown, Monkstone for the top price of 700gns.
(Photo copyright of J R Williams)

 

HIGHTRIP - Flock No 1185 Est 2006

Foundation stock from Barley Park, Blackden and Applewick flocks.

We run a small, quality flock of Oxfords alongside our commercial sheep. 

 

We have great results crossing our Oxford rams onto Cheviot, Beulah and Jacob ewes, producing large, tasty lambs with good conformation.

Our aim is always to produce healthy, hardy Oxfords reared outdoors and primarily on grass. 

 

We only keep the best for breeding and sale.

Stock usually available for sale.  Enquiries are always welcome.

 

G R & J R Furse, Penarth, Higher Downgate, Callington, Cornwall, PL17 8HL
Tel (01579) 370326 e-mail jessicafurse@btinternet.com

High trip flock females

Hightrip Oxford Down Females

(Photo copyright G R & J R Furse)

 

THISTLEDOWN -  Flock No 1097 Est 1993

                          MV Accredited

Quality breeding stock available from our

prizewinning flock of Oxford Downs

Visitors welcome.

 

R G T & S A Banks, Holly Croft Farm, Bow Street, Great Ellingham, Norfolk, NR17 1JB 


Tel (01953) 455178 e-mail suebanks@afiweb.net

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Thistledown prizes

(Photo copyright of R G T & & Banks)

 

YEW TREE - Flock No 1251 Est 2012

The Yew Tree flock is a growing flock of carefully selected and home bred quality sheep. Bred from award winning bloodlines with the emphasis on maintaining true Oxford breed characteristics, a breed excellent for both meat and wool.

 

Alongside stock, raw fleeces and wool are sometimes available.

 

Mrs M L French, Yew Tree Barn, Abingdon Road, Standlake, Oxon, OX29 7QH
 

e-mail: marielouisefrench@hotmail.co.uk Tel (0777) 475 3166

Ewe and Lamb from the Yew Tree flock

Ram, Ewe and lamb in the Yew Tree flock
(Photo copyright of M L French)

 

BANBURYHILL - Flock No 1210 Est 2008

The Banburyhill Flock now comprises 13 ewes and our female line is entirely descended from the noted Barley Park flock. Our aim is to produce quality Oxford Down breeding stock from the home of the breed here in Oxfordshire.

Rams used have been from Barley Park, Greenlands and New House as well as using some home-bred stock.

Richard Ford, Banbury Hill Farm, Enstone Road, Charlbury, Chipping Norton, Oxon, OX7 3JH


Tel (01608) 810314 Mob (07801) 208326

e-mail richardforduk@hotmail.co.uk

 


 

Banburyhill shearling ewe

Banburyhill shearling ewe
(Photo copyright of R Ford)

 

MONKSTONE - Flock No 985 Est 1987

MV Accredited & Signet Recorded

Monkstone ewe lambs
(Photo copyright of J W S Brown)

Males and limited numbers of females for sale.

Enquiries and visitors welcome

J W & M F S Brown, The New Bungalow, The Rise, Redberth,

Tenby, Pembrokeshire, SA70 8RY

Tel (01646) 651482 e-mail mbrown8122@aol.com

 

GORSE - Flock No 831 Est 1971

CELEBRATING 50 YEARS OF BREEDING

 

A closed flock, established in 1971, the current flock can all be traced back to one of two of the original Adderbury foundation ewes.   Over the years rams from all the major flocks have been used.   Current flock sire is Greenlands Roland.

 

John Brigg

Bishops Gorse, Lighthorne, Warwick, CV35 0BB


Tel (01926) 651273 e-mail john.brigg@btconnect.com

Website www.bishopsgorse.com

Greenlands Roland with Gorse ewes      (Photo copyright of J S Brigg)

 

APPLEWICK - Flock No 931 Est 1985

Flock consists of 33 females. Founded on bloodlines from Gorse, Denhead and Moorpark.

Rams used 2020:

Barley Park Lincoln (18448) - The last Royal Show champion.  Bought for 840gns at the Worcester sale in 2010, he is now 12 years old and still working.

Horsley Leo ( 18921) - Bought privately from Bob & Jean Richardson.  A big, powerful son of Fleetham Gabe with a quiet nature.  His first two crops of lambs have been pleasing.

Applewick Aries (19073) - Son of Horsley Leo. Very well thought of here.

New House Solomon (19072) - Shearling ram from Rex Vincent.

 

Breeding stock available for sale.

P R & J Quick & Sons, Upper Bearfield Farm, Ashley Road, 

Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire, BA15 1RT
Tel (01225) 865472

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Applewick ewe lambs

(Photo copyright P R & J Quick & Sons)

 

Lydiard - Flock No. 1288 Est 2014

MV accredited & Signet recorded

Flock consists of 35 breeding females 

Rams used in 2021 Lydiard Douglas, Monkstone Bramble & Calton Kevin 


 

A small quality selection of ewe lambs will be

for sale later this year.

Also Lamb & mutton boxes, yarn and raw fleeces.

All enquiries welcome

Mrs Lindsay Rumming

The Turkey Shed, Hook Street, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN5 3NY

lindsayrumming@outlook.com

 

Tel 07712 802313

www.lydiardoxforddown.co.uk

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Rams used in the Lydiard Flock

(Photo copyright Mrs L Rumming)

 
 

HORSLEY - Flock No 660 Est 1945

                MV Accredited

The flock was founded in 1898 by Samuel Richardson,

Bob's grandfather. 

No females brought in since 1959.

 

Enquiries welcome. 

 

Bob & Jean Richardson, Lamploughs Farm, West Street, Leven, Beverley, East Yorkshire, HU17 5LR
 

e-mail: bobandjeanr@yahoo.co.uk

Tel (01964) 542234

Horsley shearling rams

Horsley shearling rams on the farm
(Photo copyright R J & J Richardson)

WEETON - Flock No 1225 Est 2010
MV Accredited & Signet Recorded

Flock consists of 20 ewes

(Some to lambing to Finnish bloodlines)

 

SHOWS & SALES

Weeton Targaryen, Breed Champion, Driffield 2017

Weeton Wanderer, Breed Champion, Worcester 2016

Weeton Ewe Lamb, Female Champion, Melton Mowbray 2015

Weeton Ewe Lamb, Breed Champion, Melton Mowbray 2014

 

STOCK EXPORTED TO FINLAND, GERMANY  AND NORTHERN IRELAND

 

Enquiries always welcome

Mrs R J Steele

Redhouse Farm, Weeton, Hull, East Yorkshire, HU12 0TA

Tel 07794 313 491

e-mail rjsteele794@gmail.com

Facebook  Weeton Oxfords

Weeton Targaryen champion Driffield 2017

Weeton Targaryen

Champion Driffield 2017

(Photo copyright Mrs R J Steele)

 

BILLESDONS - Flock No 1235 Est 2010
 

 

A small quality flock of pedigree sheep based on foundation stock from the Barley Park, Twinwood and Ingall flocks. 

 

Current stock rams are Horsley Uncle Bob and Monkstone Jimmy.

Enquiries always welcome


Mrs Vickie Jones

Leicestershire


Tel: (07999) 156440   

e-mail: victoriasturgess@hotmail.co.uk

Billesdons shearling ram

Breed Champion at Rutland County Show, Three Counties RBST Show and Melton Mowbray Native Breeds Show & Sale 2019

(Photo copyright Mrs V Jones)