Volume 60: William Campbell letters, 1846-1894: No. 367
You are here
be able to spare time to examine a few of their fleeces. The best Ewes are marked with notches on both ears, both back and front. There are seven of them, the other 23 Ewes are without
any a notch on the near ear. The ram was shorn a month or 6 weeks earlier and has a longer staple. I think you will like his wool.
I feel confident that you will have the little flock managed to the best advantage, the only doubt I have is that the pasture may not suit them, as I observed a great preponderance