|The "Old Leicester"
Robert Bakewell's "New Leicester"
History of the Breed in America
Colonial Williamsburg's Role
The American Livestock Breeds Conservancy
Leicester Longwool Influence Worldwide
Candid Photos of our Leicester Longwools
Leicester Longwool Fleece & Fiber
Leicester Longwools in the United Kingdom
|Also of interest:
The Dishley Society
Sheep Health and Management Tips
Articles on Sheep Raising and Health Issues
|The New Leicester, is the most valuable of the long-woolled sheep ... the New Leicester is without a rival -
in fact he has improved, if he has not given the principal value to all the other long-woolled sheep."
-- William Youatt, 1848