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Lancaster County Carriage & Antique Auction

Fri Jun 28 - 08:00AM


338 N. Ronks Rd, Bird-in-Hand, PA Click to Map


Roy Good & other local auctioneers

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Auctioneer ID#: 17904

Phone: 717-392-0112

License: AU2116

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  • Antique 89 Wooden Workbench

    Antique 89 Wooden Workbench

  • Magic Chef gas stove (clawfoot/enamel)

    Magic Chef gas stove (clawfoot/enamel)

  • Florin #16 Cast Iron Pot Belly Stove

    Florin #16 Cast Iron Pot Belly Stove

VIEW OUR PHOTO GALLERY! Be sure to scroll to the bottom! We just posted photos from all over the grounds this morning June 27! See what's for sale tonight and tomorrow :) What a lovely collection of items are here, and the weather is breezy and perfect. Come out and enjoy a couple days with our community for a good cause - supporting Hand-in-Hand (volunteer) Fire Company!

See our SALE DAY CATALOG attached to this listing! 

GENERAL TENTATIVE SCHEDULE

THURSDAY
3:00 Homemade pizza & wings buffet dinner opens
3:00 Antiques & Collectibles
3:00 Crafts
3:00 Flowers/Nursery
4:00 Horse Training Session
4:00 Field 1st crew
4:00 Tack & Horse Related
4:20 Field 2nd crew
4:30 New Tools
6:00 Mini Horse Sale, Round Pen
8:30 Approx. end

FRIDAY
8:00 am Antiques & Collectibles
8:00 Row items in field - Rows #1, 2, 3, 4
8:00 Harness, tack, carriage appointments, & horse related
8:00 (outside)Wagon loads of misc. household
8:00 Crafts & misc. items
8:10 Row items in field - Rows #5, 6, 7
8:20 Row items in field - Rows #8, 9, 10, 11, 12
8:30 Row items in field - Row #13 continued
8:30 Misc. Quilt items
8:30 Shrubs, flowers & nursery items
8:30 ~Catalogued~ New & Used Tools
9:00 ~Catalogued~ Coins
10:00 ~Catalogued~  Harness, tack, carriage appointments
10:00 Furniture
10:00 ~Catalogued~  Quilts
10:30 ~Catalogued~  Antiques & Collectibles
12:00 Specialty items • Swingset • Shed • Lawn Furniture
12:00 Shade Trees
12:30 ~Catalogued~  Carriages

 

ITEMS

Items will be updated as they are consigned to the auction. Please check in regularly for an up-to-date item list.

Make sure you review our gallery! Many new items are to be found and not all are listed here!

CARRIAGES/SLEIGHS

Ride wagon (people hauler) - Lightly used condition, stained & varnished natural wood finish, heavy duty running gear with pneumatic tires, disc brakes in working condition, can be pulled with tractor using the short tongue. Includes pole, yoke, and double-tree to pull with 2 horses. Rear seats are 7-1/2 feet long.

***SOLD*** -  ECC Marathon Carriage  ***no longer available (we apologize for the inconvenience)*** - 80 x 80 cm wheels; top of dash is 50” from ground, floor is 32” from ground, splinter bar 24” from ground; 126 cm track width, 230cm/90.5”pole included.

4/5 passenger wagonette - original condition, has brakes & matching single driving shaft

High Wheel London and Hopper Red High Wheel Gentleman’s Going to Cover Cart - kennel under the seat, can be driven in tandem in original condition

Army Wagon - Original, NICE! Solid condition; one of those rare finds with lots of details; Maker is unknown but appears to have been European built; It was purportedly used in the Swiss Alps in WWI.

Antique Fringe-Top Surrey - with 3 bench seats in good condition

6-8 Passenger Wagonette - good condition

6-8 Passenger Wagonette - good condition

Extended AutoTop Surrey - brand new, never used, full cutunder w/ coachman seat

4 Wheel Hay Wagon - original condition, green with modern road tires

Poj-Kon Marathon Carriage - like new condition; carriage pair/carriage is loaded with extras; weight 528lbs.; folding passenger seat; padded pole; front and rear brakes; fifth wheel brake; driver’s wedge; removable backstep extension; knee pads for back step extension; stainless steel package; delayed steering; stainless steel swivel pole and yoke; wheels: front 75cm, rear 70cm

Storm Buggy - Nice, solid, original condition; very unique with folding doors and rollup curtains; Maker: Heinzelman Bros Carriage Co. Bellerville, IL

Old Round Bottom Haywagon - w/ tongue and a push pull. Date stamped 1826.

***SOLD*** - Single/Pair Pony Firehose Wagon  ***no longer available (we apologize for the inconvenience)*** - original condition; age unknown; pole 63” long from splinter bar; splinter bar 21” high; shafts 18” x 72” long; ladder; wheel track 39-1/2”, 47-1/2” w/hubs; body 90” long, 25-1/2” wide, 60” high; front toe board 29-1/2” high; front seat 44” high; wheels 26-1/2” x 30-1/2" 

Bennington Wagonette Leisure Carriage - like new condition. Pair or single passenger; made in England; comes with pole & shafts; single tree-on hard rubber to suit 14-15.1 hh. Pair/single to suit large single horse. Rear disc brakes and park brake. Spindle back seats.

Stick Sided 3 Spring Wagon - nice, solid, original condition, rollup curtains, maker unknown

Top Buggy - good original condition, built in 1980, roof & upholstery in great shape, wired for lights, has brake

Canadian Doctors Buggy - original condition, complete w/ shafts & top

Whalebone Seat Runabout - original condition, complete with shafts

Storm Front Carriage - brand new with numerous extras 

Runabout - brand new; 2 seats w/rear seat removable; numerous extras 

2 seater sleigh - original condition, black & red

Jog Cart - very good condition, standard hitch, natural finish w/striping, maker is Serefin Sulky Co.

Meadowbrook Cart - good original working condition

Open Buggy - fair condition, nice size that one horse can pull with up to 7 people in it; pneumatic tires; runs, but could use some work. 

Spring Wagon - good condition; has 4 wheel brakes that lock; carries about 14 adults; purchased from Shady Wagons in 2019. Weavertown Coach built a frame to enclose the buggy with curtains. Overall good condition with the exception of a curtain tear while transporting. 

Cutunder Phaeton - with pole & shafts partial cut under(no tags) 

Governess Cart needs restoration

1890's cutter sleigh restored by Weavertown Coch Shop in 1993. Downsizing & need to sell. Always been in owner's living room. Work done by owner & his mother who did upholstery.   

Older two wheel road cart.  Came out of a barn in western Maryland near Harper's Ferry, WV.  A gem in the rough... 

 

MISCELLANEOUS CARRIAGE APPOINTMENTS, HARNESS & TACK

Items Expected: Lots of new & used harness, tack, equine-related items; carriage lamps & appointments; books, pictures, & prints. 

15” silver Royal show saddle - w/matching bridle, used twice 

Showman rainbow chest strap & bridle for horse  

15” trailer saddle - new

Assorted adjustable & fixed wheel nut wrenches - good condition

Dashboard Watch Holders - a. Russet leather for standard size woman’s watch (not included) in like new condition b. with very large Waltham watch made for this use, like new condition c. Black

Leather for standard size men’s watch (no watch) in like new condition 

Old equine height measure 6H to 18 Hands with inches and level, excellent condition

Holly whip in good condition

Ivory hand whip in good condition 

2 draft-sized harnesses

2 horse-sized leather harnesses 

 

PONIES/MINIATURE HORSES 

Melody - yearling filly, brown with light mane & tail, 31”; gentle and good with small children, started harness and has been ridden by small children

Champ - 11 yr old paint gelding, 41”

Faith - 10 yr old brown & white paint mare, 34”, very tame, good broke to drive running with stud

Mindy - 5 yr old brown & white paint mare, 35”, running w/a stud, broke to drive w/pep

Champ - 1 yr old, gray & white paint yearling stud colt, 35”, should be well harnessed by sale time

Jewel - 2 yr old dark brown mare, 36”, family raised, broke to drive, mild tempered

8 yr old 46” bay registered Shetland pony; stud broke to drive; one very sharp pony . Check him out. We have some very nice foals out off him. Any questions call 717-327-1855

Buch & Larry - Buch 2 yr old black gelding, 35”, broke for the children; Larry 5 yr old black gelding, 33”, good broke 

FLASH 4 yr old brown & white gelding, 36", broke to drive, willing driver, sound

JASPER 2 yr old black & white gelding; green broke to drive, has spunk. Great finishing project for someone who likes playing with ponies.

 

***NEW*** RARE & ANTIQUE COIN AUCTION 

Looking to sell your coins? We are seeking coins to be sold on a consignment basis at our Friday auction. The more rare or unique, the better.  The auction will be limited to 300 lots, so list your coins early! All lots will be catalogued with a full listing in our Auction Sale Catalog. Call Steven Stoltzfus 717-725-1383 with questions or to learn how to list your coins.

Looking to buy quality, rare and unique coins?  Attend our auction on Friday, June 28. The auction will consist of a maximum of 300 lots. All lots will be listed in our Auction Sale Day Catalog. Here are a few that will be offered:  Morgan Dollars, Barber Quarters & Dimes, Lincoln Wheat Cents (Pennies), and Silver Rounds.

PLEASE NOTEWe do not guarantee the authenticity or item description accuracy of the items in this catalog. That is the responsibility of the buyer.

 

FARM & GARDEN

***Check the gallery for more items not listed*** 

(4) Locally made outdoor furniture sets (items were donated - 100% of the price paid benefits the Fire Co.!)

Brand new swingset -  New, 4’ x 4’ tower w/ 5’ deck height, roof, entrance ladder, super spiral slide, 2 belt swings, and trapeze. Blue & almond color. Free delivery and setup within 40 miles, courtesy of Hand-in-Hand Fire Co! Donated by a group of individuals. Contact D&E Woodworks if interested in being part of a project like this next year!

50 ft horse training round pen 

Coleman portable grill. Excellent for camping 

 

ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES 

Items expected: Lots of good quality antiques & collectibles from local dealers and others. Items will be selling all day in the big tent as well as in the field.  See gallery for other items not listed. 

(6) short drinking glasses with carriages on them in new condition

(8) Chinese design serving dishes with 3 Chinese design spoons in like new condition

(11) Yellow/white Mexico demitasse cups & saucers in like new condition

-Antique Cider Press (Red Cross MFG)

-Antique Mountville MFG Two Hole Corn Sheller 

 

-Antique Florin #16 Cast Iron Pot Belly Stove

 

-Antique Magic Chef 4 burner Gas Stove w/oven (Clawfoot/Enamel Finish)

 

-Antique 89” Wooden Workbench w/large wood vice /wood threads

 

-Antique Ice Box

Fisher Price Family Play House with 6 little people & some house content. Can be closed to carry.

-(2) Antique 96”Poultry Feeders ” w/perches & fluted rollers

-(8) Antique 24”Purina Chick Starter Feeders

 

-(7) Antique 48”Poultry Feeders  w/ fluted rollers

 

-(7) Antique 60”Poultry Feeders w/ round rollers

 

-(8) Antique 96”Poultry Feeders

 

-(12) Antique 96”Poultry Feeders w/ wire grill covers

-Antique Stove 

-Antique US Standard Platform Scales (0-400lbs.)

-Antique Fairbanks Platform Scales patent #11, (0-630lbs.)

-Antique 8’5” Painted Butcher Block Bench

-Antique Wooden Turkey Crate

-(6) Antique Wooden Chicken Crates

-J.W.Pankurst Stoneware Platter  

-US Standard Platform Scales

-(24) Antique Wood Cantaloupe Crates 

-(7) Antique Wall Mount Poultry Feeders

-(3) Antique Poultry Waters 

 

FURNITURE

Items expected:

• cabinets, hutches

• sideboards & buffets

• pine log furniture

• dining sets, tables & chairs

• headboards

Rustic White Oak Bedroom Suite with barn wood tops (see photos in gallery)- Locally handcrafted queen-size multi-panel bed, 9 drawer mule dresser, mirror with flat top, armoire, nightstand. Handcrafted in Bird-in-Hand, PA. This is a sample set photo. Actual finish will vary. 

 

FLOWERS & SHRUBBERY

Items expected:

• perennials

• annuals

• trees & shrubs

• planters & more!

 

NEW TOOLS

Pallets of spring products such as string trimmers, blowers, chainsaws (Milwaukee and Dewalt). Echo and Husqvarna chainsaws and backpack blowers. All new drills, impacts, sanders, circular saws, sawzalls, grinders, selling at a fraction of what the hardware stores sell for. Also 200+ Dewalt and Milwaukee batteries. NOTE: New tools will be sold both Thursday evening and Friday

 

QUILTS & LOCAL CRAFTS

Our quilt sale continues to grow, and this year will be no exception. In 2023, we had over 500 lots including quilts, wall hangings, pillows, etc. We expect many good quality consignments from local manufacturers and quilters. For quilt consignments, please contact Christian & Barbie Stoltzfus (Carriage Machine Shop) 717-397-4079. Quilts may be dropped off before the sale at Carriage Machine Shop, 250 Maple Ave, Bird-in-Hand. 

 


 CONSIGNMENTS WANTED

    • Carriages, coaches, buggies, sleighs, wagon

    • Good antique items

    • Furniture

    • Blacksmith tools

    • New & used tools/equipment

    • Quilts (homemade/hand-stitched), crafts, collectibles

    • Horse & carriage related items

    • Miniature horses & ponies (40″ maximum)

    **No junk, appliances, or farm equipment except antique & primitive items like old hay wagons, walking plows, etc.**

 

How to Consign 

For more information or to list consignments, call or write:

Auction Office/General Info:  717-945-2848 

Hand-in-Hand Fire Company c/o LCCAA

313 Enterprise Drive • Bird-in-HandPA 17505

   •  Carriages & General Consignments:

        Jake King 717-768-3299 or Paul Stoltzfus 717-656-0038

     Mini Horses: Amos Zook 717-556-0378

    • Tack & Harness: Ephraim Fisher 717-768-8484 

    • Quilts: Christian A. Stoltzfus 717-397-4079

    • Crafts: Christ J. Stoltzfus 717-768-0684

    • Field: Gideon Stoltzfus 717-768-3465

    • Antique Tent: David & Aaron King 717-768-7523

    • Shrubbery: Ephraim Huyard 717-656-1444

    • Coins: Steven Stoltzfus 717-725-1383

     Vendors: Steve Esh 717-768-0304

    • Accounts Receivable: Sam King 717-278-3683

 

CONSIGNMENT DROP-OFF

Staff members will be present Tuesday through Thursday to help consignors unload their wares and display goods. On Wednesday and Thursday there will be 24-hour security and on Thursday the food stand will be open from noon til dark. 

2024 Consignments will be accepted:

Tuesday 6/25 8am-4pm

Wednesday 6/26 8am-8pm

Thursday 6/27 8am-12pm (no items after noon) 

ABSOLUTELY NO CONSIGNMENTS after 12:00 pm on Thursday. 

Mini Horses should be brought in Thursday morning. Horses must be consigned by general consignment by June 15, with a cap of 40 horses. They are sold in the order they’re consigned. 

Need a hauler?  Call the auction office 717-945-2848 and leave a detailed message with name, address, phone, and what you need hauled.   We have a handful of dependable individuals making regular trips to and from our area at competitive rates. 

VENDOR INFORMATION 

Welcome vendors! Save your place! Benefit from our well-attended sale.

VENDOR SPACES:

 $100.00 each (if payment received before June 8)                                                

 $125.00 each (if payment received AFTER June 8) 

  • 10 x 10 or 100 sq ft
  • Booth may be set up any time after 12:00 noon on Thursday
  • Vendors are welcome to have their area open during the Thursday evening Early Bird Auction 3:00 – 9:00pm
  • Friday sale hours are 8:00am – about 5:00pm
  • No tear-down before 4:00pm on Friday
  • Prices do not include table and chairs.
  • Exhibitors are responsible for insurance on their products and equipment.
  • Questions? Please contact Steve Esh 717-768-0304

COMMISSION RATES

ALL ITEMS (except Quilts, Carriages & Ponies)

(Total combined sales per category)

Total Sales…..Minimum Commission…Commission Rate

• $1 – 150…..$1.00…..25%

• $151 – 500…..$37.50…..22.5%

• $501 – 1,000…..$112.50…..20%

• $1,001 – 1,500…..$200.00…..17.5%

• $1,501 & Up…..$262.50……15%

CARRIAGES (per item)

Total Sales…Minimum Commission…Commission Rate

• Up to $1,000…..$10.00…..15%

• $1,001 – 1,500…..$150.00…..12.5%

• $1,501 – 2,000…..$187.50…..10%

• $2,001 & Up…..$200.00…..8%

QUILTS & RELATED ITEMS

(Total combined sales)

Total Sales…Minimum Commission…Commission Rate

• $1 – 200…..$1.00…..15%

• $201 – 1,000…..$30.00…..12.5%

• $1,001 & Up…..$125.00…..10%

MINIATURE HORSES & PONIES (10%)

• No reserves under $1,000 per item.

• No sale fee is 3% or maximum $75.00

 

COINS (12.5%)

• No reserves under $1,000 per item.

• No sale fee is 3% or maximum $75.00. 

• No consignment checks will be sent out for less than $5.00.

100% commission rate applies to a single ticket bid of $1.00 due to cost of ticket, tag & time.

 

DIRECTIONS TO AUCTION GROUNDS

When using a navigation system to find the auction grounds, use this address and it will take you directly to the parking field (For GPS purposes only. This is NOT a mailing address):

338 N. Ronks Rd, Bird in HandPA 17505

(Rt. 340, across from Bird-in-Hand Family Inn & Restaurant)

PARKING

  • Plenty of parking is available in the fields adjacent to the auction fairgrounds. Fire police will direct you.
  • Bringing a TRAILER or RV?? – Enter off N. Ronks Rd. and look for signs in the NORTHWEST side of the auction grounds.  Please park close together so we can fit lots of trailers and RVs in this section.  You are welcome to park overnight but it is at your own risk.

ACCESSIBILITY 

Parking is available on farming fields. Some areas may be uneven or muddy during rainfall but generally you will find the area fairly flat and easy to manage strollers, wheelchairs and wagons.

WAIT TIMES

Please expect up to a 30 minute wait after purchasing items before attempting to pay for them. Our clerks work as quickly as possible. Thanks for your cooperation. 

LOADING TIMES

There will be staff available to help. We have lifts available for heavy items. Small off road equipment to assist in transporting goods will be available, along with extra hands! No vehicle traffic is permitted through the auction complex before 3:00 pm Friday. Items may still be loaded during this time but please do not disrupt the auction.

EMERGENCY WEATHER PLAN

In the event of severe weather, we suggest taking shelter in your personal vehicle.  Auction Committee is NOT responsible for any weather related accidents or damage.  They will do their best to give warning of pending bad weather.

TERMS

  1. This is not an absolute auction.
  2. Cash/check/credit card settlement on day of sale. Visa/MasterCard/Discover are accepted, subject to 3% processing fee. All checks must be accompanied by a bank letter of credit or be given prior approval by a Sale Committee Member.
  3. No sales tax or buyers premiums.
  4. Unsettled accounts will be turned over to a bill collector.
  5. Owner has 2 days to remove merchandise from Sale Grounds, after which (unless other arrangements are made) the Sale Committee will dispose of items as seen fit.
  6. The Sale Grounds are closed on Sundays.
  7. Sale Committee is not responsible for the condition of any item sold. Please inspect your items before purchasing.
  8. Sale Committee is not responsible for any accidents, injuries or thefts that may occur on the Sale Grounds.
  9. Items resold privately will be subject to a commission fee.
  10. Thanks for your cooperation! –The Hand-in-Hand Fire Co.

RIGHT TO REFUSE

The Carriage Auction’s goal is to create a good, clean environment for families, bidders, consignors, and our community volunteers. We ask that vendors and consignors respect this environment and refrain from offering items that are discriminatory, degrading, racial, or drug- and alcohol-related. The Committee reserves the right to refuse any consignors, vendors, or items that do not meet these guidelines or are otherwise deemed unacceptable. We consider attendees and vendors to be our Guests for the day on our auction grounds.

MISREPRESENTATION

Misrepresentation of an item (i.e. presenting a reproduction as an antique) is not acceptable.  Please help us run a clean, honest auction! 

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