Highland Bull (Crubach of Redrullion) by Nick Bibby
Highland Bull (Crubach of Redrullion) by Nick BibbyHighland Bull (Crubach of Redrullion) by Nick Bibby

Highland Bull (Crubach of Redrullion)

Highland Bull (Crubach of Redrullion)

Dimensions:  H 6″  L 12.25″

Bronze:  Edition of 12

Price: £5,600

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Champion Highland Bull, Crubach Of Redrullion

Sire: Lord Montagu of Old Greenlaw.   Dam: Jean 5th of Rigg.

Male Breed Champion – East of England Show 2005

Breed Champion – East of England Show 2006 & 2007

Male Breed Champion – Great Yorkshire Show 2006 & 2007

Male Breed Champion – Royal Show 2004, 2005 & 2007

Breed Champion – Royal Show 2006

Another breed from my childhood is the Highland. Highland cattle were a common sight in the North of England, where I grew up, and I love to see them. They are a gift to any artist with their shaggy coats and characterful faces, so it was an easy decision to include at least one in British Champion Animals.

As soon as I started looking for a champion Highland, one bull stood out – Crubach of Redrullion. Crubach, or Cruby for short, has won over 30 championships, more than any other bull I know. Even better [from the point of view of someone living in Devon] I did not have to travel to Scotland to see him. Crubach was in Derbyshire, near my wife’s family; so the next time we visited my in-laws I went over to see him.

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