Auction 2018

Auction overview

Bidding starts: 20 Apr 2018 09:00:00 BST
Ends: 04 May 2018 12:00:00 BST
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Lot 67: After Dinner Drinks Selection

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Final bid:
£110
Increment:£5
Bids:4
Ends in:04 May 2018 12:00:00 BST (bidding ended)

Presented by Adam Smith:

One bottle of 12yr old Glen Deveron and one bottle of Smith Woodhouse 1985 vintage port.

Lot 68: ½ pallet of compost from Dalefoot Composts

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Final bid:
£270
Increment:£10
Bids:7
Ends in:04 May 2018 12:10:00 BST (bidding ended)

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Presented by Dalefoot Compost. Website: www.dalefootcomposts.co.uk.

½ pallet of compost (30 bags).

The ½ pallet can be a mixed pallet of any of the following:

  • Lakeland Gold - Encourages worms and enriches your soil.  Claybuster and Autumn Mulch
  • Wool Compost - For growing in containers where water retention is key.  No need to add extra feed or water retaining gels.
  • Wool Compost for Seeds - A blended, fine mix to provide the perfect start for your seeds.
  • Wool Compost Ericaceous - For container growing acid-loving plants eg Azaleas, Heathers and Blueberries.
  • Wool Compost Double Strength Ericaceous - For planting out and top dressing all your acid loving plants.
  • Wool Compost for Vegetables and Salads - Perfect for "grown your own" vegetables, salad and fruit in an allotment, raised beds, containers or windowsill.

Lot 71: A Box of Hebridean Lamb

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Final bid:
£200
Increment:£10
Bids:4
Ends in:04 May 2018 12:00:00 BST (bidding ended)

Presented by Mrs Jean Howman:

The Hebridean lambs are raised on Borland Farm, Glenshee, Perthshire and processed in Abernethy. 

The rare breed Hebridean Lamb has a distinctly unique flavor and has been described as the finest tasting lamb you can have.

1 box of whole Hebridean Lamb contains:

- 2 Boned and rolled shoulders,

- 2 whole legs,

- Single loin chops,

- Double loin chops,

- 2 lambshanks and

either approximately 0.5kg of mince / diced lamb.

 

Delivery / Collection to be arranged with the donor.

www.borlandfold.co.uk

Lot 72: £50 voucher: Yorkshire Game

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Final bid:
£51
Increment:£1
Bids:5
Ends in:04 May 2018 12:00:00 BST (bidding ended)

Presented by Adrian Lyon:

A gift voucher entitling you to Game & Venison products from Yorkshire Game 17 Ltd to the value of £50. 

Yorkshire Game products are supplied all year round and have come from animals and birds that have lived a truly wild life. Their range of wild game includes a full range of venison, grouse, partridge, pheasant, wood pigeon, rabbit, hare and mallard. All products are 100% traceable and entirely wild.

Yorkshire Game have the industry standard BRC Food Certification and are approved by the Scottish Quality Wild Venison scheme, which supports sustainability and hygienic practices. They also work with the Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust (GWCT) to ensure the ongoing sustainability of the estates and environments linked to their supply chain.

Lot 73: Side of salmon: Hot wood-smoked, Finnish Style

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Final bid:
£33
Increment:£1
Bids:4
Ends in:04 May 2018 12:00:00 BST (bidding ended)

Presented by Crazy Finn Smokery:

We're thrilled to be offering a side of hot wood-smoked Finnish-style salmon from Crazy Finn Smokery in Castle Douglas.

This is the first time Crazy Finn have donated to the sale and we love the passion behind this product!

website: https://www.facebook.com/smokyfinn/

Hot wood-smoked, Finnish Style, side of salmon. Vacuum packed for posting.

Lot 81: "Fly Fishing" by Chris Dawn

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Final bid:
£10
Increment:£1
Bids:1
Ends in:04 May 2018 12:00:00 BST (bidding ended)

Presented by Suzanne Greenhill:

A beautifully illustrated copy of Fly Fishing by Chris Dawn.

Lot 82: National Geographic World Atlas

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Final bid:
£75
Increment:£5
Bids:1
Ends in:04 May 2018 12:00:00 BST (bidding ended)

Presented By Simon Thorp and Adam Smith: 

Celebrating 100 years of award-winning National Geographic cartography, this exquisite new Tenth Edition of National Geographic's prestigious World Atlas is the essential resource you need to make sense of our fast-paced, ever changing planet. 

The stunning array of political, physical, and thematic maps covers every area of the globe—including both Poles and all ocean floors—as well as the universe beyond. Compelling charts, graphs, and informational graphics make the latest geographic data clear and relevant at a glance, while dozens of colour photos draw you closer to our world’s diverse people and places and their many interconnections.

Pinpoint the latest trouble spots in Africa and the Middle East. See the Earth’s natural forces at work. Follow emerging trends in land use, human migration, communication, energy consumption, and more. Examine additional new political plates of Ireland, Scotland, England, Wales, and Australia.

Find expanded coverage of Africa, more details on the Mariana Trench, plus a new close-up view of the strategic Mediterranean Basin. Venturing upward, you’ll also discover new information about Mars, our moon, and both the northern and southern night skies.  The 10th Edition also includes an expanded place-name index with more than 150,000 entries, with separate undersea, Moon, and Mars features.

Extensive back matter includes flags and facts for all 195 nations, geographic comparisons, world time zones, metric conversion tables, and more.

Collection/delivery to be arranged with the donor.

Lot 83: "Moorland Waders" Wallchart

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Bought for:
£20
Item available until:04 May 2018 12:00:00 BST (item sold)

Presented by Patrick Laurie:

The Heather Trust has put together an ID guide for moorland waders, attractively illustrated and designed by Patrick Laurie. Featuring a curlew, a peewit, a greenshank, a dunlin, a redshank, a golden plover, a snipe and a dotterel, the quality poster also includes comments on the individual species, as well as some regional names.

A perfect gift for any upland enthusiast, the A1 wallchart (594mm x 841mm) is printed on quality paper stock and delivered in a cardboard tube. It is available for purchase from The Heather Trust on a ‘buy now only price’ of £20.00 (including postage & packing).

Lot 83.5: "Moorland Waders" Wallchart

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Cost:
£20
Item available until:04 May 2018 12:00:00 BST (finished)

Presented by Patrick Laurie:

The Heather Trust has put together an ID guide for moorland waders, attractively illustrated and designed by Patrick Laurie. Featuring a curlew, a peewit, a greenshank, a dunlin, a redshank, a golden plover, a snipe and a dotterel, the quality poster also includes comments on the individual species, as well as some regional names.

A perfect gift for any upland enthusiast, the A1 wallchart (594mm x 841mm) is printed on quality paper stock and delivered in a cardboard tube. It is available for purchase from The Heather Trust on a ‘buy now only price’ of £20.00 (including postage & packing).

Lot 85: "Lines from Euston - by one who is not going" by A M Harbord

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Cost:
£10
Item available until:04 May 2018 12:00:00 BST (finished)

Presented by Keith A McDougall:

“Lines from Euston – by one who is not going” is a wistful poem written by A M Harbord about a gentleman from another era as he quietly observes and envies a sporting traveller at Euston. 

This edition is illustrated by Keith McDougall, and measures 41.5cm x 30cm, unframed.

It is available for purchase from The Heather Trust on a ‘buy now only price’ of £10.00 (including postage & packing).

 
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