Estate Auction


The following will be sold on the farm at 250 KNOX HIGHWAY 8, MAQUON, IL 61458 located at the south edge of the small village of Hermon or 2 miles north of the intersection of Route 116 and Knox Hwy. 8 (Road 650E).


AT 9:30 A.M.


JD 530 9’ Hydra-Swing Disc Mower-Conditioner, SN:T911281; JD 820 9’ Mower-Conditioner, SN: X985120; JD 12’ Heavy Duty Dual Wheel Disk w/ notched blades; JD Model 30 Pull Type Combine, stored inside and operable; 2- JD 5 Bottom Pull Type Plows; JD 3 Bottom Plow w/ spoke wheels (left axle is outside of wheel – unusual!); IH 3 Bottom Pull Type Plow; JD 14’ Wheel Disk; JD Model 45 Series A Loader, fits JD A; 14’ Harrow-gator; JD 450 7’ Pull Type Sickle Mower; JD 7’ Drawbar Mtd. Sickle Mower;  Cosmo #500 3 Pt. Seeder, like new; Frontier 3 Pt. Seeder, like new; Danuser 12” & 24” Post Augers w/ extensions; Bachtold Weed Mower;  JD Endgate Seeder; Heider 100 Bu. Auger Wagon; 4- JD Rear Tractor Wheel Weights; 2- JD Front Side Rail Weights; 16’ Bumper Hitch Flatbed Trailer w/ ramps (needs new floor); 4’ Ditching Backhoe Bucket; 3 Pt. Bale Spear.  


1955 Ford Big Job Semi Truck w/ V8 gas motor, 5 sp. trans., air brakes, air horn, 5th wheel plate, showing 42,266 miles. The truck has been stored inside.


JD No. 12 Potato Planter on steel w/ driver’s seat, tongue and steel seed box, nice; 2-Older JD Potato Planters w/ driver’s seat & wooden seed boxes;  Reliable 3’ x 10’  High Wheel Wagon; Unmarked 3’ x 10’ High Wheel Wagon; 4’ x 9’ Depot Baggage Cart on steel; JD Horse Drawn Manure Spreader, re-painted; Pattee Horse Drawn 1 Row Cultivator; Rude Bros. Royal Jewel 5 Disc Horse Drawn Drill; JD Van Brunt 10’ Drill w/ grass seeder, on steel; JD Horse Drawn Plow; 10’ Wooden Flare Wagon on steel; Belt Driven Stationary Buzz Saw w/ tilt table; 2- JD Hand Corn Shellers, 1 w/ elec. motor; Fairbanks 1000 lb. Platform Scale; 2- 25 Ton Railroad Jacks (1-Dover); Wagon Jack;  Wash Tubs; Oil Cans; Scythes; Seed Corn Dryers;  Ammo Boxes; Sprinkling Can; Cistern Pump; Rope Maker; Apple Peeler;  Numerous Farm Primitives; JD Tractor Umbrella; Small Belt Driven Corn Grinder; Silver Streak Sled; Operator Manuals for: JD D, R and 70 Tractors, Cat. D8 Dozer, JD 494 Planter and MF 1155 Tractor; Many Other Unlisted Collectibles!


55 Gallon Barrel of JD Hy-Guard Trans./Hydraulic Oil; 55 Gallon Barrel of JD 15w40 Plus 50 Supreme Motor Oil; Other Lubricants; 2- Early Model JD 4020 Tractor Engine Overhaul Kits (in original boxes).


Allis Chalmers 718 Hydro Lawn Tractor w/ 48” deck, restorable; Camel Back Commercial Drill Press w/ vise; Red Arrow H Frame Hyd. Press; Oxygen-Acetylene Welder w/ Smith torch head; Roughneck Port. Arc Welder w/ Kohler gas engine; Lincoln 250 Arc Welder; Welding Helmets & Supplies; Snap On Roller Tool Cabinet; Port. Air Compressor; HD Cherry Picker Shop Hoist; Craftsman 10” Radial Arm Saw; Alemite Air Greaser; 8” Bench Grinder; Hydraulic, Handyman &  Screw Jacks; Parts Washer; Craftsman 4’ Wood Lathe; Planer; Commercial Drill Bits; Elec. Drills; Angle Grinders; Elec. Impact Tools; Rodac ¾ Air Impact; Numerous Gear Pullers; Taps & Dyes; Ridgid Pipe Wrench; Large Selection of Wrenches, Sockets & Related Hand Tools; Oil & Air Filters; Hardware Cabinet w/ new snap rings, etc.; Steel Work Bench; Kohler 2 Cyl. Engine; JD Tractor Radiator (fits 4020); 2- JD Tractor Battery Boxes for 4020/4320; JD A and B Tractor Parts; 2- Tandem Axles w/ implement wheels; 75 lb. Anvil; Rolls of Steel Cable; Fence Braces; Steel Posts; New High Tensile Fence Wire; Barb Wire; 3- 16’ Steel Cattle Panels; Branding Irons; 25 Gallon Lawn Sprayer; Garden Planter; Werner Extension Ladder; Anets 20” x 40” Port. Gas Grill; Delta Steel Pickup Truck Tool Box, new; 2-500 Gallon Fuel Tanks w/ elec. pumps; Etc.

NOTE: This is an abbreviated listing of a large and interesting auction dispersing the collection of the late Mr. Louis Moon. Terms – Cash or Check w/ Positive ID. The sellers and auctioneers are not responsible for accidents, errors, loss or omissions. Lunch and Restrooms on Site.

Auctioneers: Van Adkisson 309/337-1761 and Jeff Gregory 309/337-5255

Sale Manager: Tom Hall 309/337-5745


Joy Walsh, Executor

Attorney: Nathan R. Miller, Peoria, IL – Ph. 309/671-9600


PH. 309/426-2000 –

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