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10538 Wildcat Pike, LaRue, Oh Click to Map

Ben Higgins Realty & Auction Co., LLC

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SAT. APRIL 20, 2024 @ 9:00 AM

Located: 10538 Wildcat Pike LaRue, Oh 43332. 4 mi. N.W. of LaRue, 10 mi. E. of Kenton, 2.5 mi. E. of Hepburn

Selling due to the untimely passing of the late Henry “Herb” Mitchell & Joyce Mitchell who resided at this property for over 50 years. Very nice community people who liked auctions!

Auction Order: Large 1 day auction. Ring 1 starting on antiques & household, Guitar sells @ 9:30. Ring 2 starting on Tools @ 9:35. At 11:45 Selling Tractor, Moped, Trailer & rolling stock. Off road parking weather permitting. Concessions & Pota John available.

GUITAR-ANTIQUE FURNITURE-ANTIQUES-COLLECTIBLES-HOUSEHOLD: Gibson Epiphone PR-7E VS, 6 string guitar w/ case, nice; ant. flat wall K. cupboard; ant. oak s-curve 48” roll top desk (nice); Empire style library table; Buck board spring seat bench & chair; 4pc. mid-cent. full size B.R. suite; (2) oak serp. dresser; (2) wood high chairs; cane btm. rocker; Duncan Phyfe stand; Tiger oak full size bed; 2dr. wardrobe; 1 drw. night stand; oak table w/ 6 chairs; Birds eye maple dresser and custom made full bed; open book case; oak desk; C.I. floor lamp; queen postal bed; (2) like-new full size box springs & mattress sets; 4place gun rack; Sylvania Hi-Fi stereo w/ 8 track, phono, & cass. (mod SE0847P); Craig base CB; 8 track tapes; (50) 33 1/3 records; pressed & pattern glass; sev. old road maps, some petrol; Stetson cowboys hats; child’s rocker; vint. luggage; old toys; shoe shine box, metal step stool; Brownie camera’s; (8) Dickens village pcs.; vint. refrig. painted OSU/Mich.; 23 cu. chest freezer; 1950’s-60’s Popular Science mags; sm. metal GTE First Aid box; GTE metal phone booth flanged sign; 5’ x 30” alum. wheel chair ramps; sev. new old stock rotary telephones; (8) Lineman rotary phones; card table sets; Grill Pro gas grill; etc.

 PRIMATIVES & ANTIQUE TOOLS: (2) sm. broadaxes; (2) 1-man crosscut saws; 2-man crosscut saw; (2) Buck saws; (10) hand wood augers; (12) draw knifes; (6) wood folding rules; wood brace & bits; hand saws; mach. chest & tools; hay knifes, push garden cult.; wood levels; etc.

125+ WOODWORKING HAND PLANE COLLECTION: Herb’s vast collection includes 25+ wood blocks by Bailey, #26, 27, 27.5, 502, Ohio Tool, Sandusky Tool, Wagner, Ohio 22, metal by Bailey, Stanley, Bedrock, Sargeant, Union & Trust Worthy; etc.

WOOD & SHOP EQUIP.: Delta 12” x 5.9” port. planer; Unisaw 10” right tilting arbor table saw w/ fence; wood chisels; Delta 4” jointer; Rockwell mod. 14 band saw; Delta band saw; 50” x 70” wood layout table w/ 4 wood vises; Delta 6” var. spd. bench jointer; Rockwell 6” planer; Ryobi 16” wide drum sander; 46” wood lathe; Delta floor & bench top drill presses; Freud router table; Rockwell 10” table saw; Forstner & router bits; Crafts. chisel set; 15” Hitachi mitre saw; Crafts. scroll saw on stand; Warner mod #8 Ind. drill press; hand tire changer; (2) torch sets; (3) vint. chain saws being: Skrunk 3-19, 1960 US Army Corp. of eng. elect. saw; sev. port. air comps; Ind. wood number stamps; hand & power tools; misc. hardware; (12) port. tool boxes; 2.5 gal. port. paint sprayer w/ sev. guns; socket sets; Illinois hyd. cherry picker; Crafts. stack-on-stack tool chest; 8hp.; Ingersoll Rand T10 vent. air comp., 3hp.; 7’ wood work bench & vise; lg. pipe cutter; (2) alum. step ladders; H.M. pull-type elect. wringer washer; 14+ elect. motors; Miller Thunder Bolt arc welder; JD 18A pressure washer; lg. lead bar; chain binders; R.R. iron made into flat anvils; lots of sand paper; dowell rods; 3 to 2 phase converters; lots of wood working supplies; etc.

1939 ALLIS CHALMERS TRACTOR- MOPED-TRAILER-L&G ITEMS: 1939 AC WC row crop, 14.9-28 rears, SN. 85054, runs; 10’ x 74” flatbed trailer w/ new floor, wood sides & lights (not installed); Wisc. generator / welder, pull type trailer; 70’s Trac gas moped w/ 16,440mi.; White Snow Boss 850 snow blower, Snapper 8 hp. rear eng. mower; Troybilt 21” self-propelled mower; 2 gas weed whips; etc.

Executor: Brian Mitchell / Attorney: Lori Scheck


Ben A. Higgins Broker & Auctioneer

Ben F. Higgins Realtor & Auctioneer

Brad Higgins & Dan Lessig, Auctioneers


Terms: Cash, Check, Visa, Mastercard, Discover w/ 4% convenience fee. Convenience fee waived for cash/check. Statements made day of sale take precedence over written material.





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