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Auctioneer United Country-Bertolotto Real Estate & Auction Inc. 605-720-2021
Auction Date Oct 22 Auction
Time 09:30AM
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Ervin Fuehrer Estate Absolute Auction

Selling a Meade County Titan Missile Site & Equipment

Auction Location: onsite east of Sturgis Airport
Property Address: 13745 Titan Road, Sturgis SD

Date:October 22nd @ 9:30 A.M.

Directions: From Sturgis take Hwy 34 approx. 3 miles to Airport Road, then go east until the road splits-approximately 3 miles-take the right split and follow to the site. Signs will be posted.

FEATURING:Real Estate: 57.74 +/- acres. Former missile site, the property is partially high fenced; some has been replaced with barb wire. Property includes an 80x125 steel framed building with living quarters in inside. Four Silos are nearly full of water. There is no running water or power known on site.

ALSO INCLUDES: Vehicles & Trailers, Construction Equipment, Misc. items including Tools, Generators, Chains, Transfer Pumps, Military Container Boxes and Much More!! 

Legal: Lots A, B, C, D, E, F of NE1/4 & of N1/2SE1/4 of Section 18, Township 5 North, Range 7 East of the Black Hills Meridian, Meade County, South Dakota

Showing date is October 8th from Noon to 3:00 P.M. or by appointment. Call BROKER OFFICE 605-720-2021 OR CALL BOB BERTOLOTTO’S CELL AT 605-490-1500


Auction note: Most of the equipment is in various states of repair and were running/used when parked, we will try to have them running auction day! Bring your trailers and loaders for load out!

Vehicles & Trailers:
52 Foot Flatbed Semi Trailer, 4 axles; 36 Foot Pod Storage Container; Chevrolet Sierra Classic ¾ Ton Dually w/Tool Box; GMC 4x4 Dually Pickup; Ford 1 Ton Water Truck; Ford 4400 Tractor; 5 Foot, 3 Point rotary mower; King Kutter 5 Foot Blade

Construction Equipment:
Terex Model 90C Loader, Terex 82-50 Track Bulldozer w/Ripper; Hitachi KH-180 Crawler Crane; Terex TS-18 Scraper, twin engine; Case Drott 40 Excavator on Tracks; Case Drott 35 Excavator on Tracks, Gardner-Denver Detroit Compressor; Military Issued Cable Crane on Rubber; Webco 444 Road Grader; Military Rubber Tired Dozer; 1971 Military All Terrain Forklift, 10000 lb. cap; Hyster Single Mark All Terrain Forklift; Allis Chalmers 70 Hard Tired Forklift, 6700 lb. cap; Military tow Mobile; New Equipment Tires, Michelin 35/65R33; New Detroit Diesel Engines; New Military Issued Motors, Cummins diesel engines, in crate; Army Surplus Generator w/Lights; Yale Battery Operated Lift; FMC Floor Polisher/Cleaner

Excavator Buckets; 20 and 30 Foot I Beams various sizes; Containers, Forklift Extensions; J Hook for Crane, 30000 lb. cap; Transfer Pump on Cart; 3 Rolls of Cable; Metal Cutoff Saw; Firehose; Generators; Several Large Generators; Torch Set w/extra bottles; Wisconsin Generator on Cart; Pullies; Cables; Platform Scale; Drill Press; Allied 8” Bench Vice; Socket Sets; Wrenches; Various Tools; Air Compressor; Chains; Binders; Fork Lift Forks; Large and Small Transfer Pumps; Metal Shear; Military Container Boxes; Misc. Scrap Iron many more items too numerous to list.

AUCTIONEER NOTE: Again, most of the equipment was running when parked we are working on getting them running before auction time. Make plans to attend the showing dates or call Bob at 605-720-2021 or 605 720-2021 for an appointment. Due to the access easement and the nature of this property there will be no unsupervised showings! Come prepared for loading the day of the auction, all equipment must be loaded our either day of auction or Thursday October the 24th from 10:00 A.M.-3:00 P.M. any items remaining after 3:00 P.M Oct 24th will be considered forfeited. Many items will need a heavy duty loader or lift plan accordingly.

 GO TO WWW.BERTREA.COM  for more information and pictures-videos.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF AUCTION: This is an absolute auction, no minimum or reserve.  10% irrevocable earnest money paid and due on purchase price immediately following the auction.   Balance due to be paid in certified funds on or before November 22nd, 2019. Seller to pay all 2018 and prior taxes, 2019 taxes will be prorated to date of closing based on current tax information. Property will be sold without buyers contingency of any kind, make sure your financial arrangements are in order before bidding. Possession will be on closing. A title insurance policy will be provided by the seller and will be available for buyer inspection before the auction. Title company closing costs and title policy will be split evenly between buyer and seller. closing will take place at black hills title company -Sturgis SD. all information has been acquired by sources deemed reliable, however neither the auctioneers, associated personal or the seller make any warranty or guarantees either expressed or implied. Property is sold strictly “as is-where is”. The auction company represents the sellers only in this transaction. Announcements made sale day take precedence over any printed material or prior representations. Neither the sellers nor the auction co. are responsible for printing errors. Bids will not be accepted from non-registered bidders in any manner.

Note: We accept VISA-MasterCard.

Refreshments available


Owner: Ervin Fuehrer Estate



1102 JUNCTION AVENUE STURGIS SD 57785 • 605-720-2021



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