Began: 05/13/17 at 9:00 AM EDT
Location: 4380 DeCliff – Big Island Rd, Marion, OH 43302

Located: 4380 DeCliff-Big Island Rd. Marion, Oh. 43302.  1 mi. W. of the village of Big Island on SR 309 to Bumford Rd. turn 1 mi. S. to Big Island Twp.  Hall turn right (signs posted).


Items of the late Bud & Anna Young. Bud was retired from the railroad.

Several items from the old Peters farmstead near Meeker

Auction Order: Starting with small Antiques & Household on tables followed by all Furniture. At 11:10 selling Pop Machine, Beer Lights, Civil War Swords, Knives, Coins, Ring. Auto, Boat, Rolling stock sells @ 12:00. Real Estate sells @ 1:00 followed by Yard Barn, Appliances & the balance. Possible 2 auction rings.


REAL ESTATE (SELLS @ 1:00): Nice 1.837 +/- acre country setting w/very clean 1998 Barrington “Elite” by Fleetwood model 4763F modular ranch home, very spacious (2128 +/- sq. ft.) consisting of 3-4 bedrooms including 24’ x 13’ master with full bath, garden tub and skylight, 22’ x 13’ living room, 10’4” x 13’ dining room, nice sized kitchen with island, morning room and pantry, 17’ x 13’ den, utility room, 12’4” x 9’10’ and 10’10” x 10’ 10” bedrooms with adjoining full bath, 10’4” x 13’ walk in closet, vaulted ceilings, 20’ x 10’ rear Florida room with great view of woods behind home. Outbuildings include 24’ x 24’ and 16’ x 24’ detached garages w/concrete floors and outside pad, black top driveway, yard shed, lots of landscaping. Home has elect. heat, central air, water softener, handicap ramp and more. Taxes are $935.65 per yr. based on homestead. Terms: $4,000 down (non-refundable) with balance due in 45 days. Taxes prorated to closing. To view please call office.

COCA-COLA MACHINE-BEER LIGHTS-ANTIQUES-COLLECTIBLES: 35¢ Coca Cola 7 bottle coin oper. soda machine (Vendorlator VFA 56C-B) w/key, g.c.; 1950’s Burger Sparkle-Brewed lighted sign  w/rotating, 3 sided adv. top (g.c); vintage Schoenling Beer motion light tavern sign Cinn, Oh. Skyline; Bud Light Horse lighted sign; Singer featherweight sewing machine w/case; Singer port. sewing machine w/wood case; (4) Railroad lanterns (2 mkd. Erie); Conrail batt. oper. lantern; C.I. Scottie dog door stop; (15) Big Little books; (200) dated 1888 “Bible Lesson” pict. cards, pub. by Harris, Jones & Co.; 1930’s rare original wood Mickey & Minnie Mouse Fun-E-Flex toy figures (Minnie as-is); set of Comic Strip marble set by Bennett Cambridge Oh. in orig. box; Anniv. clock; Early train R.R. tower pict. w/men; (16) tobacco pipes w/holders; costume jewelry; 1940’s Brush McCoy cow w/cat cookie jar; vintage Black Scottie cookie jar w/red bow; Chaulkware Charlie McCarthy; Royal Daulton “Winston Churchill” toby mug; Jim Beam, Charlie McCarthy & Emmett Kelly bottles; glass cow butter mold; Bud man stein; Currier & Ives china; (6) Fenton pcs.; (2) Hull pcs.; Westmorland Dove on nest; pressed and pattern glass; custard glass Northwood Chrysanthemum 6 tumbler water pitcher set; Coca-Cola wood pop case w/bottles; ‘55 Green Camp year book; (15) strand of sleigh bells; 1948 to ‘51 & ‘57 Ohio Hunting Licenses (1-tag No. 1); (2) C.I. horse banks; ‘49 & ‘50 Chauffer badges; quilt; C.I. Repro. Police Patrol Horse hitch wagon; McCoy swallow vase; (2) Cabbage Patch dolls, 1-porcelain; buck saw; (2) lg. 1 man saws; Adz; (3) wood sleds; horse hames; Allstate elect. train set in orig. box; (2) brass hanging scales; concrete black jockey yard man; 7 pc. custom made oak wood train set; (13) Cairn railroad figs. etc

CIVIL WAR SWORDS-KNIVES-COINS-RING-WATCHES-BELT BUCKLES: (2) Civil war Swords, 1-believed to be officers w/Eagle motif, 31” blade, 37” total length, mkd. US 1863 P.S.S., fancy scabberd, other one believed infantry; (40) pocket & sheath knives most with boxes to include Case XX’s, being ‘79 John Wayne’s & others, Remingtons including Musket pocket, Ka-Bar, Franklin Mint R.R. pockets; rare vintage Jimmie Allen, (Robeson Shur Edge No. 10) outing knife w/sheath; Kintoko USA sheath knife; etc; Ladies 10k ring w/7 sm. diamonds; (27) Peace silver dollars; 1847 1 cent; (25) Indian Head pennies; 60’s-70’s Kenn. halfs; 1934 Jackson 20 dollar bill; silver certificates; misc. foreign; approx. (20) older mens & ladies wrist watches; Zippo brass lighter; (32) asst. belt buckles being Erie, coinage, Brewery, etc.

ANTIQUE FURNITURE: 3 pc. Eastlake wal. burled settee set (nice); Vict. parlor stand; oak desk; Dep. Era chest of drawers; cedar chest; washstand (pt.); wood prim. cabinet;

APPLIANCES-MOBILITY CART-HOUSEHOLD: Tappan matching washer & dryer; Whirlpool side x side refrig. w/water & ice; Maytag 30” elect. range; Frig. 18 cu. refrig.; older Invac-Care elect. mobility cart; pedestal  kitchen table w/4 chairs; 28” Vizio TV; maple dining room table w/6 chairs; oak cannonball postal queen size bed; 2 pc. maple china hutch; micro.; pine rolltop desk; bar stools; 2 pc. living room suite; end/coffee tables; Broyhill dresser; (2) Craftmatic twin adj. beds with controls; elect. treadmill; occ. chairs; lamps; quilt rack; rockers; ent. center; 4’ formica top  kitchen counter cabinet; glass top patio table set; glider swing; maple desk; wind chimes; Kirby sweeper; dresser & chest; cheval floor mirror; bedding; sm. combination safe; Hi-Fi stereo; bookcase; picts., books, pots, pans, dishes, etc.

YARD BARN: 8’ X 8’ Gambrel roof wood yard barn. Buyer to remove within 30 days.

AUTO-BOAT (SELLS @ 12:00): ‘99 Chrysler Cirrus LXI, 4 dr., moon roof, cass., p.w., p.l., V-6, new front tires, 1-owner only 36,700 orig. mi., super clean cond. (not a part of the Young Estate); 1972 Tri-Tronic “Monaco” 15’ fiber. open bow w/72’ Evinrude Star Flite 85 hp. outboard on Little Dude trailer; fishing poles & tackles boxes.

LAWN & GARDEN-GENERATORS: Cub Cadet 1529 730 hrs. w/deck (as-is); JD 38T and Agri Fab 42” lawn sweepers; Poulan 5 hp./17” rear tine tiller; Crafts. tiltbed yard trl.; Yard Machine 8 hp./5 spd./26” snowblower; hand sprayers; (2) gas weed trimmers; Coleman 10 hp./5000 watt generator; Ag Tronic 3000 watt generator; picnic table; lawn ornaments; gas grill; MTD power mower; etc.

TOOLS-GARAGE ITEMS: Homak 12 drw. stack tool chest w/lots of Craftsman tools; 20’ & 18’ alum. ext. ladders; wood ext. ladders; Crafts. table saw; scroll saw; vise; Werner fiber step ladder; car ramps; hand cart; furn. clamps; ext. cords; hand & garden tools; lots of Holiday décor.; wheelchair; etc.

Owners: Brenda K. McElroy & Karen F. Ward


Ben A. Higgins, Broker & Auctioneer

Ben F. Higgins, Realtor & Auctioneer

Brad Higgins, Auctioneer


TERMS: Cash, check, VISA/MasterCard w/driver’s license. 4% Buyer’s Premium waived for cash or check. Statements made day of auction take precedence over printed material. Food concessions available.

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1210 Harding Hwy W. (SR 309) Marion, OH 43302

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