Royal Highland Show – Hill Results

The North Country Cheviot hill judging took place on Thursday afternoon at this years Royal Highland Show, a large crowd watched as judge – Mr Jock Sutherland of the Sangomore flock enjoyed the job in front of him.

Ram, Two Shear & Over

1st -W & J Thomson, Hownam Grange
2nd – W & J Thomson, Hownam Grange
3rd – Badanloch LLP, Badanloch
4th – North Loch Naver Estate, North Loch Naver
5th – Mr WN Douglas, Whitehope

Shearling Ram

1st – Mr WD Douglas, Whitehope
2nd – Mr D Buchanan, Shenavallie
3rd – Mrs R Cameron, Thistle
4th – Mr JM Elliot, Woodside
5th – Mr JM Elliot, Woodside

Ewe, Two Shear & Over

1st – Badanloch LLP, Badanloch
2nd – Mr JM Elliot, Woodside
3rd – Kelsocleugh Farming, Kelso
4th – Mr WD Allen, Stouphill
5th – Mrs S Robertson, Inkstack

Shearling Ewe or Gimmer

1st – Mr WD Allen, Stouphill
2nd – Badanloch LLP, Badanloch
3rd – W & J Thomson, Hownam Grange
4th – Mr JM Elliot, Woodside
5th – Kelsocleugh Farming, Kelso

Overall & Male Champion

W & J Thomson – 4 Shear ram, Newbank Spitfire by Keppoch 2427 purchased as a 2 Shear from Lockerbie in 2016 for £8000.

Royal Highland Show 2018 Overall Champion

Reserve Overall Champion

W & J Thomson – 4 Shear ram, Keppoch 8024.

Female Champion

Badanloch LLP – A homebred 3 crop ewe by North Loch Naver Nomad & out of a homebred ewe by Clebrig Jackanory.
Also winning The Whitefield Perpetual Challenge Salver for best bred by exhibitor.

Royal Highland Show Female Champion 2018

Reserve Female Champion

Mr WD Allen – A homebred gimmer by a Whitefield ram & out of a homebred ewe.

Royal Highland Show 2018 Reserve Female Champion


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