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Easters Court Autumn Sale 2011

61 Welsh ponies, cobs and part-breds were offered at the Brightwells Easters Court Sale on 18thNovember when 36 were sold.

Top of the Sale at £1,200 was Miss Halsey’s four-year-old grey WPB gelding Bolgoednewydd Andee by the successful sire Abraham. Andee scored over 66% at his first ever British Dressage Preliminary competition and was bought by Mrs S Thomas of Brinsop, Hereford.

Second-highest at £1,000 was Mrs Davies Maksoud’s nine-year-old bay section D mare Lonwind Rosinda who had also competed successfully at dressage. She was bought by L Butchart of Quedgeley, Glos.

Top foal at £350 was Miss Powell’s palomino section D colt foal Goldenrina Flash by Janton Lightning out of a daughter of Nebo Daniel. Flash was bought by Miss Coventry of Talog, Carmarthenshire who also bought the six-year-old chestnut section A mare Danebridge Chelsea consigned by Mrs K Woodward.

The bay section D filly foal Cnwch Duchess by Cnwch Bonheddwr, which was not sold on the Brightwells Autumn Cob Sale, was bought by Sam and Marilyn Beach of Llanharan for £320. She is  a very smart filly with a lovely temperament and was placed 3rdin strong company at the Gwent WPCA Foal Show the following day.

Report by Dr Wynne Davies   

 

 

9th Dec 2011