Large (2) Day Bob Roberts Estate Auction



Began: 06/22/17 at 4:00 PM EDT
Location: 3629 Marseilles Galion Rd., Morral, OH 43337

Located: 3629 Marseilles Galion Rd. W. Morral Oh. 43337, approx. 1 mi. S. of Morral, 9 mi N.W. of Marion, 10 mi S. of Upper Sandusky (signs off Prospect Upper Sandusky Rd N. & Goodnow Rd.

Estate of Robert “Bob” Roberts Marion Co. Probate Court Case #16EST-00276. Bob & Maxine were well known farmers and pillars in the community. Bob was a 4th generation farmer and could repair most anything in their shop. He also did some custom excavating over the years.

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DAY 1:  THURSDAY           June 22, 2017         4:00 PM

AUCTION ORDER: Guns sell first followed by knives and fishing equip. Rolling Stock & Equip. sells at approx. 6:15.

HEAVY CONSTRUCTION EQUIP. (DOZER-SOIL PAN-EXCAVATOR-ETC): Cat. D5H high track bulldozer, 10’ 6 way blade, new torque converter & fresh major O.H. (less than 5 hrs.) real good & tight, s.n. 8RC01510-8X0771; 12’ root rake; IH 412 self loading 11 yd pan scraper, IH 466 dsl., ejector door, 23.5-25 tires, g.c. ; Koehring Bantam C-475 hyd. excavator on tracks, Det. 471 dsl., 23 ton, detach. mech. thumb, 3’ bkt; SN 401, 6’ ditch bkt. (sells separate).

SEMI TRACTOR-EQUIP.TRAILERS: ‘97 Freightliner FDL120 tandem day cab tractor, air ride, Det. 430, 10 spd., 430 hp., air, (6) alum. bud wheels, 704,675 mi., 85% rubber, good & clean; ‘01 Millennium M91 24’ x 8’ tilt flat bed , dual tandem axle, 225-75 R16 tires , 23,500 GVW, pintle hitch; ‘70 Talbert TRA 25 ton (34’) Lowboy detach. trl. w/hyd. unit, dual tandem axle, 20’6” well.

FIELD TILING MACHINE-TRENCHER-TRAILERS: Buckeye Super D tiling machine, Perkins dsl., 6 WD, 18.4-16.1 tires, 16” bkt., lazer receiver, grade control, slope gauge, front winch, digs 5½’, good cutting edges in v.g. working  cond. s.n. FOHT9002YA, some extra parts; Davis 20+4 Fleetline gas riding trencher; articulated 4WD, 6’ trencher, hyd. backfill blade, 1240 hrs.; 12’x 6’ tandem axle trailer w/ramps; Maxi Stinger tile cart w/ extra spool; Laser cart;

FLOATER-FARM EQUIP.-MISC.: ‘93 Ag-Chem Terragator 1803 floater, 7385 hrs., Raven Viper controller w/Air Max 500 dry box (approx. 7 ton), Cummins 6CTA reman. eng.., believed to be less than 3000 hrs on eng., 60’ s.s. booms, foam markers, auto. trans., heat & air, 1000/50 R25 rears, 7385 hrs./17,000 mi., Mayrath 8” x 62’ pto trans. grain auger w/ swing away hopper; port. 8” unloading pit auger; ‘79 Schulte WR4 (12’) pto rock rake, hyd. trans.; Walsh 400 gal. fiber. saddle tanks; Alamo 6’ RHCK 3 pt. hyd. ditch bank flail mower; 9’ x 7’ alum. pickup flatbed w/gooseneck hitch (nice); Butler 20’ x 8’ bulk feed bin; (New) King Kutter 6’ 3 pt. landscape rake; J&M 15’ hyd. seed auger; 5’ 3 pt. blade; hose reel; (2) 5 & 3 hp., 50-80 gal. horizontal air compressors; sm. alum. truck bed box; gas tile/paver table saw.

FORKLIFT-UTILITY VEHICLES: Toyota 15 forklift, pneumatic tires, 2 stage mast, side shift, 42” forks, dual fuel; ‘97 Kawasaki 550 Mule, dump bed, 1050 hrs.; Kubota RTV 1100, 4×4 dsl, C/H/A, hyd. tilt bed, stereo, rear hyd’s, front bumper, 1439 hrs., VIN# A5KC1HDAABG028064.

COMM. LAWN MAINTENANCE EQUIP.: Kubota F2100 dsl. hydro. rider, 60” front deck, 1140 hrs., s.n. 11628; Hustler Excel 4600 rider w/3 hyd. decks (14’ total cutting width) rear discharge, Kubota 50 hp. dsl., s.n. 008921; DR model LLV19809 (9 hp.) pull type poly yard collect. trl. w/small chipper; older w/b leaf vac.; Ingersoll 38” lawn sweeper; older Toro gas edger; older Crafts. 20” snowblower; yard trailer; weed wackers; chains saws; hedge trimmers; etc.

(80) GUN COLLECTION (SELLS FIRST): Rem. pump 22 S/L/LR, s.n. 400468; Stevens Crack Shot 22LR s.n. N570; Rem. mod. 4, .32 S or L s.n.  J-301377; Rem. 32 cal. single; s.n. 84076; Rem. 32 cal. single, s.n. 88325; Rem. 700 w/ Rem Mueller 4.5-14×50 scope s.n. 6444577; CZ 527M carbine 7.62×39 Bushnell 3-9×40; Savage mod 99 300 Savage w/ Tasco 3-9×40 s.n. 628326; Savage M25 22 Hornet w/ Redfield 3-9×40 s.n. H811893; Rem. mod 34 22S-L-LR s.n. 23603; Savage mod 110 w/ Burris 4-12×40 s.n. G232222; Rem. mod. Seven-17 Rem. Leupold Vari-X 3.5-10×40 s.n. 7682016; New England-Handi Rifle mod SB2 22 Hornet w/scope s.n. NL209311; Winc. 37 12 ga. w/bayonet lug s.n. 2945; Daveport Firearms Co Acme 12 ga.; H+R mod 1908 20 ga. s.n. A538420; Benjamin Franklin BB gun; Stevens Crack Shot .22LR s.n. E0566; Crossman 400 Repeater 22 cal. pellet, Topper mod 158 410 ga.; Kodiak mod 260 .22 WMR; Win mod 67 22 S-L-LR; Mossberg mod 800B .243 w/ Win Tasco 3-9×40 s.n. 28080B; Win mod 43 22 Hornet w/Weaver J4 s.n. 29366A; Win mod 141 .22 S/L/LR; Page Lewis Arms Co. Olympic 22LR s.n. 7087; Rem. 32 cal. single, s.n. 146174; Stevens single 22 LR s.n. 919; Stevens single 25-Stevens s.n 752; Stevens Favorite 22LR; Win mod 74 22LR s.n. 294541A; H+R mod 422 22S-L-LR; Colt Colter 1-22 Mag w/ Redfield 3-9 Low Pro Widefield; Ruger #1 22-250 w/ Bushnell 3-9×32 s.n. 132-10319; Rem. Sportsman 48 16ga s.n. 3518054; Win mod 42 . 410 ga. s.n.  24923; Win mod. 12 16 ga. proof steel s.n. 630476; Rem mod 4 22S-L s.n. J315281;  Henry “Friends of NRA” 479 of 650 22LR s.n. 022651 (NIB); Colt Challenger 22LR s.n. 50433C;  H&R mod 922 pistol 22LR s.n. M72497;  Forehand Arms pistol s.n. 33795; Colt Woodsman pistol 22LR s.n. 129456; Target mod 900 22LR s.n. 33187; S&W 38 cal. pistol s.n. V18311; J Double Action mod 1900 25 cal. pistol, H&R 32cal; Colt 22 cal. s.n. AM74506; Mervin Hulbert Co 32 cal; Cresent Fire Arms Victor Ejector 12 ga. s.n. 590979; Ruger Mini 14 223 cal. Bushnell 3x9x40 s.n. 188-29782; Rem. Speedmaster mod. 552, 22LR s.n. 242423; Ruger P89DA 9mm s.n. 303-93480; Browning Buck Mark 22LR pistol w/ BSA Red Dot s.n. 515MM17365; H&R 999 Sportsman 22 S-L-LR pistol s.n. A177440; Taurus .357 Mag. SS revolver s.n. NB906907; Ruger Single Six 22LR & 22 Mag cylinders w/box s.n. 63-26782; Ruger Standard RST4 22LR s.n. 13-70187; Taurus PT92AFS 9mm s.n. TZC89472; Ruger Standard RST4 22LR s.n. 66354; F. LLI PIETTA fancy black powder 44 cal. s.n. 533738, NIB Jennings NINE 9mm s.n. 1411987; Rem mod 15 22 cal.; Win mod 1903 22 cal. s.n. 84484; Win mod 1895 30 US s.n. 593968; Rem mod 14 cal. 32 Rem s.n. 116438; Rem 22 single patent July 1902; Rem. Sportmaster 512 22 cal. w/ BSA 4x s.n. RC76; Colt 1903 32 cal. s.n. 165035; Intratec mod TEC22T semi auto pistol 22LR s.n. 30901; Rossi 22 Gallery 22LR s.n. G113769 (NIB );  Win 9442 22LR s.n. 255296 (NIB);  Rem 700 BDL Custom Deluxe 222Rem s.n. E6343719 (NIB); Rem mod 31 12ga Turkey Shoot Special built by Dennis Tubbs w/  Sight Mark 8.5-25×50 scope s.n. 61878, always a winner; misc BB & pellet guns; sev. boxes of asst. ammo.

KNIFE COLLECTION: (33) pocket knives to include old Winchester 2 blade, Case XX , Schrade, Barlow, Camillus, etc., Zippo lighter w/Floater adv. in orig. box; J.A. Henckels Twins Work (Germany) straight razor w/mother of Pearl inlay (nice).

MOTORCYCLES-SCOOTER: ’02 Zongshen ZS125GY elect. start 125cc on/off road cycle; 80’s Honda XLS 185S motorcycle; 70’s Suzuki 125 cycle, 791 mi.; ‘82 Yamaha Riva CA50 scooter, no titles.

BOAT-MOTORS-FISHING EQUIP.: ‘94 Sylvan 16’5” “Classic Fisherman” alum. v-btm. swivel seats, steering wheel, CMC power tilt, ‘95 Evinrude 48 SPL outboard, front trolling motor on trailer (nice outfit); ‘96 Mercury 8 hp.  outboard w/tiller handle; Minn-Kota trolling motor; misc. fishing rods & reels.

HAY: (36 +/- ) sq. bales of good quality alfalfa hay.

DAY 2: SATURDAY        June 24, 2017          9:30 AM

AUCTION ORDER: Starting w/Antiques & Household. Farm & Childen’s Toys sell at 11:30, Vehicles & Rolling Stock at noon.

(2) CLASSIC AUTOMOBILES: 1962 Oldsmobile Holiday 4 door sedan, 239 V-8 eng., auto hydra. trans., p.s., p.b., interior is in super orig. cond., only 47,920 orig. mi. w/owners orig. purchase receipt, been sitting in garage for approx. 40 yrs. in as found cond.; ‘92 Olds Ninety Eight Regency Elite, 4 door, leather, loaded, custom soft top, 3800 V-6, 196,754 mi., 1-owner, v.g. clean running cond.

GOLF CART-LAWN MOWER-GENERATOR: ‘84 EZ-Go gas cart w/utility bed, 1-owner, g.c.; JD 420 hydro. w/60” deck; JD 48” front mtd. snowblower, tire chains & soft cab (tractor has less than 100 hrs. on O.H.); B&S 18 hp./5500 watt gen. w/wheel kit (like new);

SAFE-FARMSTEAD PRIMITIVES & ANTIQUES: sm. Vulcan combo. floor safe on wheels (purchased 1903 w/orig. paper work); stone grinding wheel w/seat; (3) milkcans; Enterprise sausage press; (2) c.i. butchering kettles; (2) horse drawn shovel cults.; (2) platform scales; (2) c.i. dinnerbells, 1-mkd. Lockwood Taylor Cleve. Oh.; Broad axe; hay knife; crosscut & buck saws; (4) stone jugs & crock; Blust’s wood butter churn box; wood spoked wheel barrow wheel; wood pulley; sev. old pict. frames; 3 pc. wal. parlor set; rare Pilot accetylene generator, gas lighting , plumbing & heating steampunk w/wood box; (2) corn jobbers; (2) brass kettles; coal bucket; Radio Flyer red wagon; wood childs sled; rare Davis  Kidders (pat. 1854) Magneto Electric machine for nervous disease in hand crank box; tractor seat w/painted scene by Cathy Lindstedt; copper boiler; 5 gal. crock; c.i. apple peeler; oak parlor stand; oak washstand w/towel bar; ball claw piano stool; mahog. sheet music cabinet & sheet music; vintage baby bed & high chair; etc.

GLASSWARE-HUMMELS-COLLECTIBLES: 12 place Haviland “Rosalinde” china set; art glass perfune bottle w/silver overlay & stopper; Sterling creamer & sugar, toothpick holder; (2) William Rodgers flatware sets in wood cases, 1-12 place “Eternity Yours” pattern; pressed and pattern glass; hand painted china; Fenton jack the pulpit vase; Royal Daulton “Clarissa” figurine; 11 pcs. of Fenton & Imperial glass; (25) Hummel figurines & (9) bells; Wittenour mens wrist watch; 33 records; carnival glass; pocket watches; etc.

APPLIANCES: Bosch High Efficiency front load washer; Maytag Neptune dryer; (4) matching Kitchenaid Super BA series being smooth top range, 21.6 side x side refrig. w/water & ice; dishwasher; overhead micro.; Hotpoint 23.8 upright freezer; G.E. 18 cu. refrig.

COUNTY HISTORY BOOKS: 1878 Marion Co. Atlas; 1883 Marion Co.; 1887 Crawford Co.; Salt Rock Twp. Hist. by Charleston Myers; 1902 Wyandot ; 1873 reprint Marion Co.; Bicentennial & 1979 Mrn. Co.

ASS’T FARM & CHILDEN TOYS: JD 830 200th Anniv. B-Day tractor (NIB); Farmall 340 w/sickle bar mower by Speccast; IH 544 w/loader by Speccast; JD 400 elevating scraper by Reuhl; ‘37 Farmall F-20 by Franklin Mint; Oliver 100 2-16 on steel detailed plow; IH detailed sickle bar mower; glass show case w/(3)  pewter 1907 & 1909 toy Bi-planes; 8 pc. Marx Commandor Vanderbilt train set w/ trans. & track.

QUALITY HOUSEHOLD: 4 pc. Early Amer. fullsize BR. suite; 5 pc. Stanley French Prov. queensize BR. suite (nice); Stanley French Prov. D.R. table w/6 chairs, matching buffet & lighted china cabinet; Golden elect. lift chair (new); (3) La-Z-Boy recliners; occ. chairs; (2) matching Broyhill sofas; 36” & 13” flatscreen TV’s ; oak ent. center; Singer console sewing machine; Schwinn Airdyne exercise bike; drop leaf DR table; French Prov. coffee/end table set; cherry drop front secretary bookcase; marble top stand; glass top sofa table; lamps; piano bench; lg. globe; vintage G.E. Porta-Fi console stereo w/phono; Stiffel lamps; Laine sofa; infants pack-away crib; elect. roaster on stand; 30 qt. turkey deep fryer; mens & womens golf clubs; New Propel 2 golf irons; knick-knacks; pots, pans, dishes and more!

Executor: Mr. Keith L. roberts

Attorney: Mr. Ted Frericks IV

Ben Higgins Realty & Auction Co., LLC

Ben F. Higgins, Auctioneer & Realtor

Ben A. Higgins, Broker & Auctioneer

Brad Higgins & Paul Wagner, Auctioneers


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