MID-CONTINENT RAILWAY MUSEUM AUCTION ~ NORTH FREEDOM, WI

~ SAT. MAY 2ND 10AM ~ E8948 Diamond Hill Road, North Freedom, WI 53951

HISTORY IS TO HAPPEN THIS SPRING AT THE MID-CONTINENT RAILWAY! THE MUSEUM IS FULL STEAM AHEAD! AS PART OF THE STEAM-READINESS PROGRAM, A NEVER BEFORE RARE OPPORTUNITY TO BID ON ITEMS AND ROLLING STOCK NOT FITTING THE NEEDS OF THE MUSEUM WILL TAKE PLACE.

 

LIVE ON-SITE AUCTION
Began: 05/02/15 at 10:00 AM CDT
Ended: 05/02/15 at 4:00 PM CDT
Location: E8948 Diamond Hill Road, North Freedom, WI 53951

HISTORIC MID~CONTINENT RAILWAY MUSEUM AUCTION

SAT. MAY 2ND 10AM

LIVE ON-SITE & ON-LINE BIDDING

ON CHOICE ITEMS

 

A HISTORICAL EVENT IS HAPPENING SPRING OF 2015. A NEVER BEFORE, ONCE IN A LIFETIME OPPORTUNITY TO ATTEND AND BUY ITEMS FROM THE MID-CONTINENT RAILWAY MUSEUM. 

THIS AUCTION IS NOT A LIQUIDATION

BUT HISTORY IN THE MAKING.

THE MUSEUM IS FULL “STEAM AHEAD”

 

Mid-Continent Railway is Preparing for Steam! 

Steam power will soon be a reality once again at Mid-Continent. As part of the Steam-Readiness Program, certain items that do not fit the focus or needs of the museum will be offered at

 

“Open House”

May 1, 2015, 10:00 A.M. to 3:00P.M.

 

With ‘Full Steam Ahead’ the museum is offering many years of hidden treasures that do not fit the time period or focus under which the museum operates. 

Included in the auction will be rolling stock, equipment, car and engine parts, rail, steam engine tires, and a large assortment of artifacts and memorabilia from C&NW, Soo Line, Canadian National, Illinois Central, Milwaukee Road, Burlington Northern, Monon, Rock Island, Baltimore & Ohio,  and many other railroads.  Items to be auctioned will be of interest to railroad museums, railroad companies, and all railroad enthusiasts.

 

Rolling Stock:  2 steam locomotives, caboose, Mt. Harvard coach/sleeper car, CN coach car, AC&Y cars, steam wrecker/cranes, tender, American crane. 

 

Equipment and Parts:  Wheel lathe, LeRoi Self-Propelled Air Compressor, Grade-All Excavator, GMC truck, portable steam boiler, and much more. 

 

Artifacts and Memorabilia: Many lanterns, conductor hats, collectible framed photos, old wall phones and teletype, old suitcases, some railroad dining china, boxes of date nails, many old timetables from various railroads, railroad dining menus, old railroad operations paperwork, and much more. 

 

Other:  Large 12-ft wide metal ‘Chicago Great Western Freight Office’ outdoor sign, Elevated crossing shanty, HO model train sets (brass, Disney, and Marklin). 

                                       

 CLICK HERE TO PRE REGISTER FOR THIS AUCTION AT HAMELE AUCTIONS.COM  

 

TERMS: 10% Buyers Fee. Online bidder’s 13% buyer’s fee, 3% Convenience Fee for all Credit / Debit card (Master, Discover & Visa Cards) payments. No Sales Tax. Cash or Good Check, Positive Photo ID required, Bank letter of guarantee for all purchases over $2,500 paying with a check. Everything sold AS-IS. No Refunds. Announcements made the day of auction have precedence over prior advertisements. All small items to be removed day of sale, larger items 7 days, except rolling stock has 30 days and must be prescheduled for pick-up.

Registered Wisconsin Auctioneers: Bill Perkins #1956 Avalon, WI 608-755-1802,Travis Hamele #2224 Pardeeville, WI. 608-697-3349 

CHECK BACK OFTEN TO SEE THIS FABULOUS OPPORTUNITY COME TO LIFE!

“CLICK HERE” TO VISIT MID-CONTINENT RAILWAY’S WEBSITE 

THIS AUCTION IS PRESENTED BY

UNITED COUNTRY BILL PERKINS AUCTION & REALTY LLC 

IN CONJUNCTION WITH

UNITED COUNTRY HAMELE AUCTION & REALTY 

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