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Auctioneer Rick Williams Auction Co, LLC 937-393-9447
Auction Date Apr 21 Auction
8350 US 62
Hillsboro, OH
Time 10:00AM
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Saturday, April 21, 2018 – 10:00 a.m.

Located at 8350 US 62 North at the edge of Hillsboro, Ohio

One Story Brick Home with 7 Acres & Two Ponds – Automobile – Furniture – Collectibles – Tractor – Riding Mower – Antiques – Tools – Guns – Coins – Jewelry – Other Farm Items


The Shanks Property has been a fixture at the north edge of Hillsboro for many years. This one-story brick home located near Hillsboro was built in 1968 and has 2,032 sq. ft. of living area. The location is perfect for the convenience of town with the surroundings for those who love the outdoors. The home consists of 3 bedrooms; formal L-shaped living/dining area with a great view from the windows; family room with brick fireplace and wood beams, sliding doors open to the patio; eat-in kitchen with a great outdoor view; utility room with washer/dryer hookup, lots of storage and extra sink; sewing room and 2 baths. There is a large attic with lots of storage, two car garage, black top driveway, county water and a great view of Hillsboro. The property has 2 ponds which are spring fed, mature trees, a 3 bay 40x24 metal pole barn, small 10x12 child’s cabin/potential work shop. Recent improvements include a new roof, windows, furnace and air conditioner. This is one of the prettiest places on the outskirts of Hillsboro with its perfect location.

REAL ESTATE OPEN HOUSE: Sundays, April 8 & 15 from 3:00-4:00 p.m. and Wednesday, April 11 from 5:00-6:00 p.m.

TERMS FOR REAL ESTATE: The successful purchaser will be required to have 10% of the total purchase price the day of the auction. The balance is due on delivery of the deed on or about May 29, 2018. Possession will be given day of closing. The sellers offer this property “as-is” with no warranties expressed or implied. Lead base paint test to be conducted prior to the auction by potential buyers with successful purchasers to waive post sale inspection. Real Estate taxes are $925.78 per half. Auction Company and Real Estate Company represent the seller.


Original Unique Historical Letter and Envelope documenting the death of Philip Rhoades by Indian attack in March, 1865, written in quill ink; 2 Attorney Cases; 2 Dome Trunks, very nice; Wooden Mail Sorter Cabinet made by Postal Fixture, St. Louis, MO and Greenfield, Ohio; Hand Crank Cellestina Table Top Organ w/ Roll; Hand Made Pegged Writing Desk; Cedar Chest; Knee Hole Desk; China Cupboard; Bedroom Suite w/ Night Stand; Willett 4 pc. Bedroom Set; Wash Stand w/ Harp; Painted Wash Stand; Sewing Machine in Cabinet; Sofas; Chairs; Coffee Table; Dining Room Chairs; Drop Leaf Dining Table; Sewing Stand; Philco 1940 radio; Early Baby Dolls; Wicker Doll Carriage; Doll Bed; St. Clair Bank; Lg. Chalk Pig Bank; Ohio Art Top; Peter Rabbit 1 lb. Peanut Butter Tin; Miniature Globe; Green Jumbo Peanut Butter Elephant, Salesman’s Sample Jar; Butter Mold; Early Cork Screw; Hat boxes w/ Derbys; Luggage; Sweeper; Filing Cabinets; Utility Stool; Violin in case (needs some TLC); Card Tables; Camping Kit; “Greenfield” Large Camping Skillet; Early Wood Boxes; D.M. Ferry & Co. Seed Box; #781-6 Roseville Vase; Fenton; Haviland China; Cranberry Glass Syrup; Coffee Mill; Kitchenware; Quilts; Hurricane Oil Lamp; Oil Lamps; Lamps; Floor Lamps; Buggy and Railroad Lanterns; Railroad Jack; WWII Grenade Launcher; Premium Level; Wooden Churn; Butter Churn w/ Handle; Child’s Dresser; Ox Yolk; Copper Boiler; Corner Shelf; Wall Gun Rack; Old Washboards; New Haven Mantle Clock; Wm. R. Gilbert Large Mantle Clock; Old Large Mantle Clock (needs repair)/ Old baskets; Picnic baskets; Nice Stoneware Pieces; Old Pictures, Prints and Frames; Album of Tin Type Pictures; Breyer Adv. w/ Original Boxes; Farm Bureau Signs; Highland and Landmark Adv. Items (including thermometers); Local Adv. Items; Post Cards and Albums; 78 records; Song Books; Weekly Buckeye Newspaper, Leesburg, OH, Souvenir Edition, October 2, 1896; Old Hillsboro Newspapers; Vol. 1 & 2 1864 Civil War in America; 1880 History of Ross & Highland County; Highland County Court books; other local books; Frigidaire washer & dryer, nice. COINS & MONEY: Kennedy Half; Silver Certificate One Dollars; US Note $5.00; Federal Reserve Note; Booker T. Washington Half Dollars; 1878 Gold Coins and other gold coins; Legal Tender Note; 1902 Greenfield Dollar; Ross Co. Dollar; 1864 Confederate Currency; Silver & Half Dollars plus other money. Note: There is some old money here. JEWELRY: Gold Rings; Necklace; Pennants; Diamond Earrings. Note: If you are looking for lots of jewelry, this auction is for you! FARM ITEMS: JD 2020 Diesel, WF, 1440 hrs., Front & Rear Weights; JD GT 235 Riding Mower, 48” cut; NH 451 Sickle Bar Mower; JD 7ft., 3 pt. Blade; 5 ft., 3 pt. Rotary Cutter; 8 ft. Trailer; 150 gal. Fuel Tank; Feed Carts; 1 ton Hoist; Air Compressor; Surge Milker; Garden & Hand Tools; Lawn Roller; Mac Tools plus many more farm items. BOAT: Sea King 10ft.. GUNS: Winchester 1897 12ga Pump Field Grade; Ranger 22 cal w/ Scope; Remington 788, 243 cal w/ Scope; Iver Johnson 32 cal, 5 shot; Stevens 12 ga Single Shot; WWII Gun. AUTO: 1990 Chrysler New Yorker, 4 Dr, fully loaded, 69,608 actual miles, nice. This is a partial listing of items.

PERSONAL PROPERTY: May be viewed April 20 from 5:00-6:00 p.m.  Coins, Jewelry & Guns will be available to be viewed starting at 9:00 a.m. on Auction Day.

Parking: Lots of parking will be available at Weastec on the south side of Auction Site.

TERMS FOR PERSONAL PROPERTY: Cash or check with Proper ID. Credit Cards are accepted with a 4% Convenience Charge.

AUCTION NOTE: The Shanks Family was pioneers to this area and many items date back to mid-1800’s. This is an auction you don’t want to miss. Auction will be held under a tent and we will be running 2 auctions most of the day.

AUCTIONEERS: Rick Williams, Brad Williams, Chip Yochum, Jamie Stout

Curt Shanks, Executor of the Estate of Dorothy R. Shanks

Highland Co. Probate Case No. 20171207   Susan L. Davis, Atty. for the Estate

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