Oxford Down - Sheep

Oxford Down ewe

Oxford Down Details

Uses
Lamb, hogget, mutton. Wool: Japanese futons and other bedding products
Origin
Witney, Oxfordshire, England
Class
Down breed. Polled. Rams may occasionally have scurs.
Colour
Dark face, ears, legs and feet. Creamy white fleece.
Parentage
Cotswold rams, Hampshire Down and Southdown ewes.
Wool
A soft to medium handle creamy white wool.
Fleece
2.5 - 3.5 kg
Staple Length
6 - 10 cm
Micron Range
31.5 - 33
Breed Club

Oxford Down Sheep Breeders Association

www.oxforddownsheep.org.uk

 

Oxford Down Description

Oxford Down


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