Forbis Country Moving Auction

Location: 7017 Liv 239, Chillicothe, MO

Driving Directions: From Trenton MO, take Hwy 65 south for 15 miles to the Macedonia Cemetery & Liv Co. Rd 216 turn right on the gravel road 216 and go to the dead end. From Chillicothe, MO take Hwy 65 north (4 miles) to Liv Co. Rd 216 and follow west to dead end follow auction signs on sale day!

9 a.m. Saturday June 15th, 2019
Single Wide Home, Antiques, Collectibles & Primitives, Household & Misc., Shop tools-Lawn & Garden & Livestock, Tractors, Boats, 4-wheeler & Misc. Farm Machinery, Automobiles & Scrap Iron or Salvage Steel
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Since the farm that was homestead by Forbis Family in the late 1800s has been sold we will sell the following at a public auction.

Single Wide Home

1968-A single wide house trailer to be moved. The single wide consisting of 12’x 60’ is a work in progress. Has new wiring, drain, & water lines! Home is being remodeled at present time. This singlewide has the frame, wheels, & tongue there for real easy move! Will make a real nice hunting cabin or lodge. Home must be moved in 30 days no exceptions! 3bd 1 bath includes a front deck.


Antiques, Collectibles & Primitives

Old metal kids’ toys; (1930 era: Cast Iron 4 mi School House Bell with mounting brackets from the old Green Hill School House north of Chillicothe & Grandma Forbis teacher). Barlow cast iron seat; old R&R jack, J.D galv hand crank corn sheller (in real good condition); Large hand scy; several old metal kids toys; Implement tool box; several galv buckets; 5 gal cream can; several 10 gal cream cans; large lot horse drawn steel wheels. Several horse-drawn single trees; large lot of old rope, grey enamel bowl; old red dresser; 2 J.D. corn planter box’s; 5 bicycles; 2 child snow sleds; old bicycle yard; Décor; Metal bladed fan; several ladder back chairs; Black frame wall mirror; Captain black tobacco adv tin; owl magazine rack; blown glass swan; 3D horse picture & frame; postal box display with damage; Enamel claw foot bath tub; copper clad cast iron wood kitchen stove (in good condition!); Lard press; very old library table used in Green Hill School House 1930 era; 6 old rolls of decorative yard fencing; 2 rolls of decorative yard fence (in good shape); 3 walk-in cultivators; metal mop bucket; wood clamp box adv; Large lot of plastic Mallard Duck Decoys; several cream separator bowls; cowboy boot yard décor; red rock yard décor; several whitetail skulls & antlers décor; set of elk antlers; metal cracker tin; enamel coffee pots; large lot of old keys; several adv tins; metal implement seat; Coleman gas lantern; old dog whistle; hand food grinders; singer tredal sewing machine & base (very nice)-old ladies wrist watches; old wooden round kitchen table with 4 chairs & leaves (nice); very large lot of old silverware; old belt buckles; old binoculars with case; old tomato slicer; white wooden pie safe with punched wood sides (very nice); Enamel & roll top kitchen cabinet with flour bin (nice); walnut roll top desk with cubby holes & two door glass top with fancy engravings (very nice); wish-bone style dresser; Budweiser metal racing sign; radio flyer wagon (very nice).


Household & Misc.

Metal lawn chairs; half table; 2 box fans; electric large rooster pan; 10 gun cabinet with drawer & doors; metal storage rack; G.E. dishwasher; enamel ware pans; 5 green lawn chairs; 4 redwood folding yard chairs; yard swing slider; Stanley thermos; Correll bakeware; baker’s chef L P gas grill; Brinkman smoker; coffee maker pot dispenser.


Shop tools-Lawn & Garden & Livestock

Very large lot old hand tools (too numerous to list) Bostitch framing nails- 2 sets service ramps; electric 2 wheel bench grinder; large pile of 2x4 & 2x6 lumber; 15 or 20 pcs sched 40 drain pipe 4”; Rigid tri-stand #450 pipe thread cutting machine with oiler pan & dies; wood plains; 2 DeWalt cordless 18 volt tool sets; Makita cordless tool with box; Shop Fox bench top drill press; several electric drills; Porta cable 14 volt cordless drill with case; 4” angle grinder; Rothen Berger Pipe threader ½” to 1 ½”  dies (in excellent shape); Hilti power driver fastener; 2 electric battery chargers; tin snip with whole saw kit with case; complete acetylene torch bottles with heads & hoses and cart; Large lot cordless power tools; woodland wood stove; Wonderwood stove with thermostat; Roll 14-2 electric wire (new); 2 homelite chain saws; 100’ of 3/8” cable; several electric motors; new 12 volt electric motor; M&W 5Hp motor gas; Power  Matic 4000 watt generator; 1000lb chain hoist; Troy Built pony rear tine tiller; Bosch pancake style air compressor; 1 Quincy 2 stage SM air compressor; Pair jack stands large lot electric extension cords; Troy Built self-propel lawn mower; 4 new rolls woven wire; 37 tee post; 24’ ext. alum ladder; several rolls of chicken wire; 8 cattle panels; several hog panels; 2 green 10’ to 12’ field gates-1 Diamond 14’ heavy gate;1 Can’t Sag 14’ gate; several Pcs copper.


Tractors, Boats, 4-wheeler & Misc. Farm Machinery

J.D. Model 1020 Tractor, wide front 3 cylinder gas engine with J.D. loader & 3 point with good rubber (runs great); J.D. Model B tractor, with narrow front (non-running); J.D. pull type sprayer, with 22’ boom, & new tires; J.D. wheel disk; 2 J.D. pull type 2 bottom plows; 3 point bale stinger; 5’ 3 point brush cutter; 6’3pt carryall; 6’ Pto pull type corn chopper flailer; 6’3pt rear blade; fast hitch  J.D. sickle mower red wagon gear on rubber; 3pt  Pto seed sow seeder; 2 wheel homemade trailer; 3 section harrow; Pull type lime spreader; old horse-drawn side delivery rake; AC WD Tractor (non-running); 3pt wood splitter; Lowe XL Hustler 17’ Semi V boat, with built in live well & 85 Hp Johnson motor, also has Minkota 40lb thrust trolling motor works. Great boat & motor & trailer (have titles); 10’ Alum V boat & trailer (no title); Sylvan 16’ Ski Boat (7person), with 70 Hp motor Evinrude & Trailer titles for all three pieces. Suzuki 1254-wheeler (non-running); Metal grain bin to be moved; Sears 7 Hp, solid slate, boat motor, with title; 2 oval horse water tanks; Large, round water tank; snow picket fence; chain-link dog pen, with gate.


Automobiles & Scrap Iron or Salvage Steel

Large lot copper scrap wire; several alum Chevy rims; 1 pile alum scrap; several loads alum cans; alum scrap pile; 1986 Chevy Silverado 10 half-ton 4x4 square body auto will make easy fixer upper rebuilders 1990 Chevy model 1500 4x4 truck silver for parts or salvage; 1998 Buick Lesabre red for parts or salvage; 1996 Ford Thunderbird LX 2 door parts or salvage; 1994 Chevy Astro Ext Van for parts or salvage; 4 riding lawn mowers for parts or salvage; Go-kart frame; 1975 Chevy K-5 Blazer 4x4 Rebuilder; 1963 Chevy short bed fleet side red & white. Has 350 engine with M22 45 Pd rock crusher transmission a real nice rebuilder, nonrunning with title; 1999 Chevy Model 1500 for salvage. 60’ trailer house frame for salvage; iron pile salvage; 2 row case or AC front mount cultivator; 2 old horse drawn planters; Case pull type combine (salvage); 1” Horse drawn rake for salvage; heavy Case square bailer for salvage; Ford LTD for salvage; Pile galv tin; Coleman presidential pop-up camper, approximately 12’ with air conditioner, converted to hard sides for deer hunting lodge, with title!


Jim Forbis, Owner



Auctioneers: Norman Ropp, Terry Caldwell

Conducted by: Ropp Auctions


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A lot more, too numerous to list in every category. Come see what we are digging out. All buildings are full! There is something for everyone. All trucks & cars have titles and will make nice rebuilders. All items sell to the highest bidder, with no reserves. This farm has been in the same family for 4 generations! All items must be removed in 30 days, no exceptions!

Forbis Country Moving Auction

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