Sheep breed of the week

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Re: Sheep breed of the week

Post by davelumb » Sat Jun 08 2019 09:42

He's a Lonk. The only Lancastrian breed of sheep, originating from the moors of Haslingden and Rossendale.. :grin:

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Re: Sheep breed of the week

Post by Happy Hayes » Sat Jun 08 2019 10:50

And very nice too
I wouldn’t want to get nutted by him ,
That’s for sure.
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Re: Sheep breed of the week

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Re: Sheep breed of the week

Post by davelumb » Wed Jun 12 2019 08:47

Huggs wrote:
You spose right! :laughs:

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Re: Sheep breed of the week

Post by Cyprio » Wed Jun 12 2019 09:22

Proud parent pose for you Dave from Keswick last week :hug:
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Guess their on a shelf in Morrisons this week :laughs:
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Re: Sheep breed of the week

Post by davelumb » Wed Jun 12 2019 09:34

Cyprio wrote:
Proud parent pose for you Dave from Keswick last week :hug:
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Guess their on a shelf in Morrisons this week :laughs:
Lovely. :thumbs:


And tasty. :grin:

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Re: Sheep breed of the week

Post by davelumb » Wed Jun 12 2019 09:39

They're immigrant sheep though, not the native Herdwicks. :wink:

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Re: Sheep breed of the week

Post by Cyprio » Wed Jun 12 2019 10:42

Your right they looked a bit half-caste certainly outnumbered The natives :laughs: :laughs:
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Sure their not reintroduced :stir: :wink:

I guess there vegan lamb pies for the latest fad followers :roll:
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Re: Sheep breed of the week

Post by davelumb » Wed Jun 12 2019 11:24

Cyprio wrote:
Your right they looked a bit half-caste certainly outnumbered The natives :laughs: :laughs:
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Sure their not reintroduced :stir: :wink:

I guess there vegan lamb pies for the latest fad followers :roll:
Those are genuine Cumbrian sheep. :thumbs:

Mmm, vegan lamb. :laughs:

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Re: Sheep breed of the week

Post by davelumb » Sat Jun 22 2019 20:05

This week's breed is the Masham - a cross between a Teeswater and a Swaledale or Dalesbred.

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Re: Sheep breed of the week

Post by Nobby C » Thu Jun 27 2019 10:39

What breed do you think this one was Lumby?
https://metro.co.uk/2019/06/26/man-film ... -10077043/

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Re: Sheep breed of the week

Post by davelumb » Thu Jun 27 2019 10:46

Nobby C wrote:
What breed do you think this one was Lumby?
https://metro.co.uk/2019/06/26/man-film ... -10077043/
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Cheviot or Cheviot cross.

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Re: Sheep breed of the week

Post by Nobby C » Thu Jun 27 2019 11:45

And who wouldn't be cross after all that malarkey? :laughs:

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Re: Sheep breed of the week

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Nobby C wrote:
And who wouldn't be cross after all that malarkey? :laughs:
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Re: Sheep breed of the week

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Re: Sheep breed of the week

Post by andrew_nagel » Mon Jul 15 2019 19:58

Norwegian wool...

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Saw this stencilled on a wall in Voss, Norway. Immediately thought if this thread.
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Re: Sheep breed of the week

Post by davelumb » Mon Jul 15 2019 23:53

andrew_nagel wrote:
Norwegian wool...


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Saw this stencilled on a wall in Voss, Norway. Immediately thought if this thread.
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The Beatles song? :coat:

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Re: Sheep breed of the week

Post by andrew_nagel » Tue Jul 16 2019 00:04

davelumb wrote:
andrew_nagel wrote:
Norwegian wool...


sheep-wall.jpg

Saw this stencilled on a wall in Voss, Norway. Immediately thought if this thread.
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The Beatles song? :coat:
Exactamondo! :laughs: :thumbs:

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