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  • STARTOct 3rd - 9:00am

  • VENUEOnsite at the property

Henry County, Iowa Real Estate and Personal Property Auction

Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 9:00 A.M. (Real Estate to be sold at 10:00 A.M.)

SOLD! $125,000.00 LUMP SUM


Auction to be held onsite at the property located at 2088 235th St., Mount Pleasant, Iowa 52641

Please note: To access tomorrows auction take EXIT 42 (Shottenkirk Mt Pleasant Exit) off of US Hwy 27/218 and proceed east 1.5 miles toward Burlington, IA on US Hwy. 34 to Marsh Ave. (Be looking for sale day directional signs)




Updated photos taken 9/30/19

Large Auction – 2 Auction Rings


  • This attractive Henry County, IA acreage is improved with a brick ranch style home featuring 2 bedrooms and 1,485 sq. ft of living area. Other amenities of the dwelling include an updated oak kitchen 1 1/4 baths and an attached 2 car garage.
  • The property also offers a 36′ x 64′ metal storage building, a 12′ x 31′ metal car/camper port and a 22′ x 32′ detached garage. Rathbun Rural water is located on the property.
  • If you are looking for a private country property, we urge you to take a look at this one, that is located only minutes from Mt. Pleasant, IA.
  • Access on the north by 235th St.
  • Estimated Real Estate Taxes: $2,977.00


METHOD & TERMS: The Williams property will sell for a “lump sum” total dollar amount. Ten (10%) percent of the bid price to be due on the day of sale with the balance due upon delivery of merchantable abstract and deed. Closing is scheduled to be in approximately 30 days, on or before Monday, November 4, 2019. Immediately following the auction, the successful bidder shall enter into a written agreement with the seller. The real estate taxes will be prorated to the date of closing. Possession will be given at the time of closing. Subject to the Iowa Septic System Law this property is in an estate therefore it is exempt from the Iowa Time of Transfer rules and regulations. Any future septic system inspections or upgrades will be at the buyers expense. All announcements sale day shall take precedence over any prior advertising either written or oral. The information in this brochure is believed to be accurate; however, no liability for its accuracy, errors or omissions is assumed. All lines drawn on maps, photographs, etc. are approximate. Buyers should verify the information to their satisfaction. There are no expressed or implied warranties pertaining to the property. This real estate is being sold “as is”.




Collector Cars

  • 1955 Chevrolet Bel Air 2 door HT, 327 V8, 3 speed trans. w/ overdrive, continental kit, original condition, fender skirts, showing 23,753 miles, VIN C55J027828, non running, barn find, car appears to be solid
  • 1954 Mercury Monterey 4 door sedan, V8 engine, auto trans, fender skirts, showing 43,686 miles, VIN 54SL84838M, non running, barn find, car appears to be solid

Tractor & Farm Related Items

  • 1975 International 766 2wd diesel WF tractor, 540 / 1000 PTO, 2 hyd. outlets, 3-pt., 18.4-34 rear tires, 9.5L-15 SL front tires, rear wheel weights, showing 3,790 hours, SN 249C18U015395
  • StanHoist loader w/72” material bucket off of IH 766 tractor
  • Honda Rubicon 4wd ATV, push button shift, showing 3,129 miles & 557.8 hours
  • 2007 John Deere Z425 zero turn lawn mower w/ 23 HP Briggs & Stratton engine, 54” deck, SN MOZ4250B019185
  • Shop Built 8’ 3-pt. heavy duty blade
  • Cat II quick hitch
  • Shop Built 3-pt. ball hitch
  • Shop Built 3-pt. boom
  • AC ROTO Baler
  • 16.9-38 cut tires and rims
  • 14.9-38 rear tires and rims
  • Quantity of 38” rear tractor tires, some w/ wheels
  • Several IH front weights

Collector Tractors

  • 1941 Oliver Row Crop 70 gas tractor, NF, 12.4-38 rear tires, 540 PTO, steel spoke wheels
  • Gamble FarmCrest 30 tractor, NF, 540 PTO, 12.4-38 rear tires, SN 48-30-71586
  • Oliver Super 88 tractor, NF, 540 PTO, 16.9-38 rear tires, SN 17879-80, unassembled
  • Oliver 77 Row Crop pulling tractor, NF, 540 PTO, 13.6-38 rear tires, SN 346057C77D, unassembled
  • Oliver 88 Row Crop pulling tractor, NF, 18.4-34 rear tires, SN 129341, unassembled
  • Oliver 77 Standard WF tractor, for parts, SN 269569
  • Oliver 88 Row Crop tractor, NF, 18.4-34 rear tires, SN 140284
  • Oliver 770 NF tractor, SN 131-106-736
  • International 560 NF tractor, 18.4-38 rear tires, SN 143384, unassembled

Truck, Car & Trailers

  • 2001 Dodge Ram 2500 Laramie regular cab 4wd truck, Cummins 5.9L diesel, auto trans, 8’ bed, 5th wheel hitch, trailer brakes, showing 70,002 miles, Vin 3B7KF26601M508076
  • 2006 Toyota Hybrid 4 door sedan, 1.5L engine, auto trans, nicely equipped w/ cloth interior, 185/65R15 tires, showing 113,167 miles, Vin JTDKB20U967542974, PRIOR SALVAGE
  • 1998 H&H 25’ tandem axle gooseneck trailer, 102” wide, 5’ beaver tail w/ triple flip down ramps, shop built lifting boom
  • 1995 Shop built trailer 5 1/2’ x 8’ tilt bed trailer

Shop Tools

  • Sanborn 60 gallon upright air compressor w/ electric motor
  • Miller 225 Thunderbolt stick welder
  • (2) Engine hoists
  • Large round shop fan
  • Echo CS-370 chainsaw
  • Homelite 360 chainsaw
  • Echo CS-3400 chainsaw
  • Craftsman 2 piece 22 drawer rolling tool box
  • Arcweld AC-100 arc welder
  • 16 speed floor model drill press
  • King 5 speed mini drill press
  • Dewalt chop saw
  • Manual tire changer
  • Micro wheel balancer
  • Clarke 10 gallon portable sand blaster
  • SnowJoe 40 volt cordless snowblower
  • Welding table
  • Tool Shop reciprocating saw
  • Double stone bench grinder
  • 3 gallon 1.5 hp air compressor
  • 1500 PSI electric power washer
  • Reddy Heater
  • Iron Horse 10 gallon portable air tank
  • Floor jack and jack stands
  • 26’ alum. ext. ladder
  • Davidson 6’ alum. step ladder
  • Alum. ATV ramps
  • Fimco sprayer
  • Handy man jack
  • Quantity of log chains
  • Large quantity of older power tools
  • Large quantity of hand tools
  • Quantity of shop fluids

Antique Furniture & Collectibles

  • Oak curved glass china cupboard
  • Kitchen cupboard with flat glass doors
  • 10 Gallon Western stone jar w/ bales
  • Stone jugs ranging from ½ gallon to 5 gallon, brown & white, various makers
  • 4 quart butter churn
  • Several sad irons
  • Singer treadle sewing machine
  • Square flat top trunk
  • (2) 8 3/4” & 6 1/2” Sleepy Eye pitchers & an additional 30 pieces of Sleepy Eye stoneware bowls and pitchers
  • Several new pieces of Sleepy Eye
  • Shirley Temple pitcher and cup
  • Carnival Glass bowls
  • (2) Hobnail bowls, vase and cruet
  • Opal Essent bowl w/ lattice edge
  • (5) Pressed back chairs
  • Spec Cast 1/16th scale Oliver Super 88 tractor NIB
  • AC 1/16th scale WD 45 tractor
  • Tonka metal dump truck

Appliances, Modern Furniture & Household Items

  • Amana 21 cu. feet side by side refrigerator/ freezer, ice and water in door, color white
  • General Electric matching washer and electric dryer, color white
  • Acorn 12’ stair chair lift w/ remotes
  • 4 Piece bedroom suite to include, 4 post regular size bed, 7 drawer dresser, 6 drawer chest, and night stand
  • Maple 7 drawer dresser
  • Maple 5 drawer chest
  • Antique bed frame
  • Wood grain dinette table w/5 chairs
  • (2) Piece China hutch
  • (2) Platform rockers
  • Wooden high chair
  • Roll top knee hole desk
  • Samsung 50” flat screen tv
  • Small quantity of costume jewelry
  • Oscillating stand up fan
  • Corner lamp
  • Small amount of everyday kitchenware
  • Marlin 81 bolt action .22 cal rifle

AUCTIONEERS NOTE: Make plans now to attend this large Mount Pleasant, IA Estate Auction for the late Merlyn D. Williams. Mr. Williams was well known throughout the area for his 1955 Chevrolet Bel Air car as well as his Oliver pulling tractors. Brief sale order: 9:00 A.M. tools & misc., 10:00 A.M. real estate, 10:30 A.M. collector cars, tractors, vehicles, followed by any unsold items. Possible 2 auction rings running throughout the day. Come prepared with an extra bidder. Lunch will be available on the grounds. Skid-steer loader and auction personnel will be available sale day to assist in loading out… Bring your trailers. Not responsible for accidents, errors, or omissions. Announcements sale day take precedence.


Merlyn D. Williams Estate

Sara Hope, David Williams & Robert Williams – Executors


Representing & Closing Attorney:

Jeff Thomas

Bainter and Thomas Law Office

100 E Clay St, Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

Phone: (319) 385-0740


Auction Managers: Jim Huff (319) 931-9292 • Jeff Hoyer (319) 759-4320 • Craig Hoyer (319) 931-7016

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October 3, 2019
9:00 am - 11:55 pm
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Onsite at the property
2088 235th St., Mount Pleasant, IA, 52641, United States.
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