MID-CONTINENT RAILWAY MUSEUM AUCTION ~ NORTH FREEDOM, WI
~ SAT. MAY 2ND 10AM ~ 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
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).
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
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THIS AUCTION IS PRESENTED BY
UNITED COUNTRY BILL PERKINS AUCTION & REALTY LLC
IN CONJUNCTION WITH
UNITED COUNTRY HAMELE AUCTION & REALTY
SEE DETAILS PAGE FOR TERMS