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PUBLIC AUCTION ESTATE SALE
To settle the estate of Barr Ashcraft
Thursday, July 6th and Friday July 7th, starting at 10AM each day
93 LEONARD RD. SHUTESBURY, MASSACHUSETS
Inspection: Wednesday, July 5th 9AM to 5PM and from 8AM each sale morning.
Please, no one will be admitted on the property early. Everyone will attend the
auction and remove purchases at their own risk.
TO BE SOLD ON THURSDAY: Motorcycles & Parts, Tools &
Equipment, Antiques, Furniture, etc.
TO BE SOLD ON FRIDAY: Trucks, Tractors & Cars, Equipment, lumber, etc.
Shutesbury is East of
Amherst, Massachusetts, off of Rt. 202. From Rt. 2 go South on 202 for 10 miles
and go right at Shutesbury sign. Go past the Fire Dept and go left on Phelam
Hill Road, go 1 mile to parking. From Rt. 91 take Rt. 9 for 7 miles to Amherst,
go left on East Street then right on Phelam Road, this turns into Amherst Road,
follow to Rt. 202, go left, then left on Shutesbury Road, go 3 miles to auction
parking. Note Leonard Road is a one-lane gravel road that must remain open. A
shuttle bus will be in service to the auction site. There will be a second
parking area at the Shutesbury school please follow signs and follow officers
directions. Access to the auction site will be allowed after the auction with a
CLASSIC MOTORCYCLES, CLASSIC CARS AND TRUCKS, ANTIQUE AND MODERN FARM TRACTORS,
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT. ANTIQUES AND CONTENTS OF HOUSE
EVERYTHING WILL BE SOLD TO THE HIGHEST BIDDER!!
Motorcycles - CLICK HERE: Over 50, Ariel, AJS, BSA, BMW, Ducati, Honda, Moto-Guzzi,
Laverda, Matchless, Norton, Royal Enfield, Suzuki, Triumph, Velocette, Yamaha,
British motorcycles are prevalent
Classic Cars and Trucks - CLICK HERE: Over 170 total. About 100 Pickup Trucks dominate this
collection 1937-1970, many Internationals, Studebaker, Dodge, Ford, Chevy, and
others, some 4 wheel drive, small dump trucks, flat beds etc. Some interesting
cars from the 50’s as well as a bit of everything else. The conditions range
from good to go now, to needing some work from sitting, to projects, rat rods,
parts or scrap. Something for everyone!
TOOLS and EQUIPMENT: A huge collection, literally tons! Some are brand new,
Compressors of all sizes, Sand Blast and Glass bead cabinets, Brake and shear,
jacks, snow blowers, lawn mowers from push to garden tractors, woodworking
equipment, many table saws and others, lathes, plainer, drill presses, power and
hand tools. There is too much here for the imagination, Barr loved tools and
bought enough to fill four buildings.
Antique Tractors - CLICK HERE: Over 70, A great collection of antiques from as early as the
1920’s, many 1950s and 1960s including a large Cockshut and Oliver collection,
Minneapolis Moline, Case, Farmall, McCormack Deering, Ford, Fordson and more.
MODERN TRACTORS and EQUIPMENT: Long loader / backhoe. IH dozer, IH loader,
Belarus 4 wd loader, Dietz 4wd loader and several more diesel 4 wheel drive
Antiques and Home Contents
- CLICK HERE: Furniture of all types, old radios, artwork, early Victrolas and more.
WE WILL BE UPDATING THIS LIST AS WE START CATALOGING THE CONTENTS OF THE ESTATE
IN MAY!! CHECK OUR WEB SITE:
www.jwoodandcompany.com for about 100 photos now and updates will be added
as we make our listings.
Barr was a saver and this collection will be an extraordinary opportunity to get
some rare, valuable and fun items at auction prices. If you know how to fix
things up, you can make money. Many of the motorcycles in the photos have gas
tanks and other parts removed, the parts will be put back with each bike as we
THERE ARE NO MINIMUMS OR RESERVES, NOTHING WILL BE PRE-SOLD, EVERYTHING WILL
SELL TO THE HIGHEST BIDDER!
10% buyer’s premium. Terms cash, bank check, or major personal credit card the
day of the sale. There is no extra charge for paying with your PERSONAL credit
J. Wood and Company Auctioneers Mass license #127
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