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Cheviot

long-woolled, meat sheep from the UK, characterized by a prominent roman nose, woolless face, polled head and medium-quality wool.
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Cain captured these stunning scenes of the Cheviots covered by snow last week.
Now North Wales members of the North Country Cheviot Sheep Society have chipped in with a further donation in Elgan's memory.
From left, David Pittendreigh, past president of the North Country Cheviot Society; Anglesey's Melfyn Williams; NCCS president Forrest Irvine; and Melfyn's son Joe Williams with the trophy
Mr Pittendreigh's sheep are the Park type - the heavier of the three types of North Country Cheviot.
North Country Cheviots Class 5 (45 kilos plus) - 1st prize - Messrs Douglas, Whitehope, Yarrow, 52 kilos, PS102 to M.
Recently, the established sheep flock which grazed the area of the Cheviot massif within College Valley were removed when the estate decided to lower livestock numbers and put an even greater emphasis on conservation management.
The Cheviots were crossed with native Welsh sheep to develop the Brecknock Hill Cheviot.
Our biggest success was winning the group interbreed title at the Royal Welsh, the first time it had been achieved with Cheviots," said Melfyn.
MIKE ALLPORT, expedition co-ordinator, Cheviots and Border Hill
Brian says much of his success at market is down to his choice of the Brecknock Hill Cheviot as the tup for his Talybont Welsh Mountain ewes.
Brecknock Hill Cheviots on the Cnewr estate managed by David Vaughan
Beltex 233p, 220p Birchwood, 212p Nesbit, 209p, 205p, 200p Howick Scar, Texel 213p Newlands Haugh, 211p, 209p, 201p Corneyside, 208p Ferneybeds, Cheviots 201p South Acton, 200p Preston Mains.