Aberdeen Sale & Show Results 2016

Press Release 

52nd anniversary show and sale of registered Shetland ponies 

Aberdeen and Northern Marts welcomed an entry of 77 for its 52nd-anniversary show and sale of registered pedigree Shetland ponies at Thainstone today.

Champion of the standard section – judged by Mrs R A Provan Summerfield Glenfarg Perthshire – was a 2009 born bay mare from I G Burgess, 13 Clickimin Road, Lerwick, which was unsold. Reserve champion was a 2010 born bay and white stallion from Mrs J Syme Schiehallion, Netherdale Walls, which sold for 500gn to D Barr, Belmont Cottage, Lewes, Sussex.

Mr D Robertson’s, Little Balmae, Ash Road, Terregles, Dumfries, 2007 chestnut mare was selected miniature champion by judge R S Pitcairns, 172 Alloway Drive, Kirkintilloch, Glasgow, and sold for 650gn to N S Wilson, Mingulay, Alford. The reserve champion was a 2013 born skewbald stallion from D Findlayson, Hillcrest, Duncanstone, Dingwall, and sold for 200gn to J Mitchell, Mid Craigton, Newton Mearns.

The top price of the sale was 2,000gn paid by D Elphick, New Barn Farm, Stunts Green, Herstmonceux, East Sussex, for a black mare lot 41 from James D Swan, Teanahaun Croft, Connon Bridge.