Glasgow has several annual fairs, the chief being that held for a whole week, commencing on the second Monday of July, the ... In the year 1815, which may be taken as an average, there were 100, 000 animals slaughtered for the Glasgow ... The price of beef for roasting was) then threepence a pound, and of lamb-quarters from twopence-halfpenny to ninepence. ... From May 1, 1827, to May 1, 1028, the total number of black cattle sold in the live cattle market was 17, 840, of sheepanbsp;...
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