Griffith Equipment, Tools, & Personal Property Auction - RES Auction Services

Griffith Equipment, Tools, & Personal Property Auction

Griffith Absolute 65.7 Acre Farm and Personal Property Auction

Friday, November 24th

Property 10 AM – Real Estate 12 Noon


The auction will be held on location at 1003 County Road 620, Ashland. From Ashland take State Route 511 north to left on County Road 620, or from US Route 250 at Savannah take Robinson Street (Co. Rd. 620) east to location. Watch for RES signs.  

Tractors - Equipment – Dozers – Parts: 1947 Oliver 70, 6 cyl rebuilt Continental still in crate, brand new tires, ready for restoration completion; ‘65 Minneapolis Moline Jet Star 3 propane tractor, wide front, runs, partial restoration; Farmall H (not running); Ariens GT18 compact tractor; 3pt rototiller; Allis Chalmers pull type combine; 3 pt single ripper; 12v 25gal hand sprayer; pull type broadcaster; garden cart; orchard sprayer; Troy Bilt Horse rototiller; Heavy Duty pull type wood splitter with Tecumseh engine; Kubota zero turn mower, needs work; Pargo electric golf cart(needs batteries); tractor weights; John Deere 750 bull dozer, runs but one track not moving and blade wont lift; 1940’s Caterpillar D dozer with manual angle blade, runs and operates; Caterpillar D2 dozer in parts; Duetz 2cyl diesel engine; Bamford's direct injection diesel engine; Leroy air compressor in pieces; Enormous assortment of tractor and equipment engine parts and misc.; NOS Detroit injectors; old radiators; Large amount of scrap metal; and much more.  


Tools – Shop Supplies – Misc.: Large assortment of hand tools including Snap-On and other brand names; assorted power tools; rolling tool boxes; 3400 psi pressure washer; Bad Boy 80 gallon 7hp air compressor; air hose; Red Arrow shop press; sand blasting cabinets; bench grinders; bench top drill press; (2) large older drill presses; arbor press; large vise; acetylene torches; welding supplies; all sorts of welding rod; engine hoists; engine stands; rolling shop Hoist; floor jacks; bottle jacks; railroad jacks; port a powers; Dewalt chop saw; extension ladders; step ladders; ladder jack plank; HD metal stands; assorted angle iron, pipe, stock metal, and all thread; rebar; a truckload of nuts, bolts, screws, and fasteners; parts indexes; extensive assortment of shop supplies; several work benches; electrical misc.; plastic water and gas line; assorted dimensional lumber; good variety of garden tools: shovels, rakes, hoes, etc.; grease guns; all sorts of oils and greases; chains; binders; clevises; and much more than we could ever list.  


Livestock Supplies: assorted gates; 36” woven wire fence; T-posts; assorted livestock supplies; and more.  


Collectables – Household – Appliances: Assorted local advertising items; some good primitive collectables; buck saws; watch fobs; vintage equipment magazine collections; Antique Caterpillar and Minneapolis Moline Gold Rush magazines; large assorted of books and manuals; vhs tapes; vintage accordion; slide projector; sewing supplies; thread and yarn; huge assortment of fabric scraps; old purses; oriental fans; kids toys; several hats; fans; old Kirby sweeper; Christmas and Holiday décor; large assortment of household misc.; lots of baskets; crocks and jugs; oil lamps; Archway cookie jar; assorted glassware; Roseville; milk glass; cut glass; painted dishes; pots and pans; dishes; flatware; Pyrex; Tupperware; kitchen supplies; canning jars; boxes of new glass honey jars; bee and honey making displays, literature, and supplies; small kitchen appliances; Anvil Mixer; portable dish washer; Kenmore front load washer and propane dryer; flatscreen tv; and much more to be discovered. Furniture: Empire chest of drawers; several dressers; antique 3-piece bedroom set; cedar chest; trunks; bookcases; secretary; magazine and end tables; couch and chairs; rocking chairs; dining room table and chairs; antique drop leaf table; knee hole desk; victrola; rug loom; quilting frame; Hobnail lamps; filing cabinets; and much more.


Auction Note: This property has been in the family for multiple generations and Merle's collection from running his repair shop, Amsoil, and honey business makes this one of the largest personal property auctions we have had in quite some time. Items range from good to scrap iron with everything in between. We will sell with 3 crews in the morning, one on household, one on tools, one on scrap iron and misc. Real Estate sells at noon. Pictures and additional information are available at We hope to see you on Black Friday.    

Auction by order of The Merle Griffith Trust and the Merle Griffith Estate

Janet Karper, Trustee/Executrix - Clint Leibolt, Attorney – Ashland Probate # 20231210

Andy White 419-651-2152 – Joseph Mast – Drew Turner – Mary Hartley – Brock Rader – Jake White – Adam Welch – Seth Andrews, Broker