Montana Auction Company

Agricultural, Equipment, Real Estate, Household, Antiques

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Thompson-Hopfauf Moving Auction

Saturday, April 10th 2021-10:00AM MT-Culbertson Montana

Directions from Culbertson, MT: Travel south on Hwy 16 for 8.5 miles to County Rd. 335. Turn right and head west then south for 1 mile to to County Rd. 146. Turn right and head west for 5 miles to  County Rd. 332. Turn left and head south for 9.3 miles. Then turn right and travel 1 mile west to auction site. WATCH FOR SIGNS.

Directions from Sidney, MT: On MT HWY 16 (Culbertson Highway) travel NW for 12 miles to Highway 201. Turn west on HWY 201 and go 11 miles to County Road 332. Turn right and head north on CR 332 for 8.5 miles. Then turn left and travel west for 1 mile to the auction site. WATCH FOR SIGNS.

Tractors, Vehicles, and Equipment

John Deere 1250 tractor with John Deere 100 loader, 3 cyl. Yanmar diesel, 3 pt., 540 PTO, 3 speed with 3 range trans., 2 remotes, 14.9-28 rear tires, new front tires, shows 2165 hours, great running tractor

John Deere 2520, adjustable wide front, gas, 540 PTO, no 3 point, quad range, 1 hyd remote, side console, fenders and side panels, new fuel pump and alternator, Farmhand loader, shows 1869 hours. (Will run with gas in carb. Should be running properly by sale time.)

1990 Chevrolet 1500 Reg. cab, long box, 4x4, auto, 350 engine, power locks and windows, AC/tilt/cruise, new brakes, radiator, and windshield. newer Geolander tires, Runs Great, 116,963 miles

1970 Jeep Wagoneer, project vehicle, 350V8
16ft. Bumper pull trailer, tandem axle, flatbed, 5 lug wheels, has title
Dodge stepside pickup box trailer, has title
John Deere 350 3pt sickle mower, 6 foot cut
John Deere 31 3 pt post hole digger, 6&8" bits
John Deere 660 3pt tiller
John Deere 3 pt back blade (6ft.)
John Deere 606 3pt  brush mower
3 pt hydraulic log splitter
3 pt grass spreader
Kuker sprayer trailer with Briggs Intek 900 engine, 8 ft boom with wand
John Deere 2 bottom horse plow
4 bottom Grand Detour plow
3 bottom Case plow
Lots of other antique horse drawn equipment
Hydraulic rock rake 

Cast Iron and Wagon Train Cookware
(Many of the following items were used to feed large groups on wagon trains)

45  gallon cast iron kettle w/ stand
+/- 15 gallon cast iron kettle w/ stand (has been welded)
Handmade 3 burner propane flat top grill
Griswold Model 202 two burner camp stove
No. 9 Griswold dutch oven w/ lid
No. 8 Griswold dutch oven w/ lid
7" Griswold skillet
No. 12 Cast iron dutch oven w/ lid
No. 8 Cast iron dutch oven w/ lid (no mark)
Puritan cast iron oval griddle
Erie (pre Griswold) cast iron oval griddle
Cast iron skillets (3,5,8,12)
(2) Cast iron flat skillets
Cast iron bean pot
(2) Cast iron boilers (1 flat bottom, 1 round bottom)
Copper boiler
15" Peterson Pattern cast aluminum skillet
18" Homemade frying pan
10" Never Break skillet
4",7",10" National and Savory Spider tin skillets
Homemade steel and aluminum griddles
Huge US Navy soup ladle
Thomas Clark deep fryer with basket
Large baskets for boiling/deep frying

Furniture and Household

Maytag electric stove
Frigidaire fridge/freezer
Crosley fridge/freezer (all in great condition)
4 piece bedroom set in great condition (4 post bed, 8 drawer vanity, 6 drawer dresser, night stand.)
Large 4 door China hutch
Set of 6 antique dining room chairs
Set of 4 kitchen chairs
Set of 3 bar stools
Kitchen table and 4 chairs
(2) Lazy boy recliners
Gun cabinet
Oval coffee table
Glass top end table
Electric fireplace heater
WIngback recliner
Lowery electric organ
Kenmore dorm fridge
Orange velvet chair
Red couch
Handmade Agate top table
Blue floral print couch
Hoover Power Scrub carpet shampooer (new)
Food processor
(2) Microwaves
Rainbow Vacuum 
Lots of Misc. kitchen supplies
TV Stand
Metal cabinet
Canon Printer
Misc. knick knack and wall decor

Lawn and Garden

Cub Cadet XT1 LT lawn tractor, 42" cut, Kohler 18hp engine, 42 hours, great condition
White LT542G lawn tractor, 18.5hp Briggs, 42" cut
YardMan Auto Drive lawn tractor, 22hp Briggs, 46" cut
TroyBilt Tuffy rear tine 18" tiller, 3 hp Tecumseh engine
Toro Power Clear 721 snow blower, 21", 4 stroke, electric start
Multiple push mowers and push weedeaters
Stihl Wood Boss 28" chainsaw
Stihl 026 26" chainsaw
12v Sprayer cart for lawn tractor
Lawn sweeper
Garden hoses and tractor sprinklers

Antiques and Collectibles

Original chalkboard from the Andes, MT school 
Teachers desk from Andes, MT school
Antique Victor Safe and Lock of Cincinnati safe with combination
Red Wing 1/2 gallon jug
Red Wing 5 gallon crock
5 gallon Buckeye Pottery crock (cracked)
Unmarked 2 gallon crock
Unmarked stoneware jug
Hand crank sausage stuffer-Simmons Howe 1897
New Era rope machine
Wagon Wheel shrinking tub
McClellan saddle 
Pack saddle
(2) Aluminum Simplex house jacks
Red Jacket/Myers/Duplex pump heads
Antique Hoosier type cabinets (need work)
Saddle bags and gun scabbard
Harness parts and Harness fenders
Shotgun chaps (not marked)
Wood team eveners
Cast iron implement seat
Steel implement seat
Ice tongs
Wagon and Sleigh parts
Wood beam plow
Planet Jr. one row planter
1950s John Deere pint oil cans
Cliquot Club crate
Antique birdcage
Treadle type sewing machine (needs work)
Animal traps
Coal buckets and wash tubs
Mighty Tonka forklift, crane, loader, backhoe, dump truck, T9 dozer
John Deere 8630 1/16th toy
Early kids coaster wagon
Philco wringer washer
TonFunk German radio
Framed CM Russell prints
M89 Great Cattle Drive wagon train panoramic photo (4ft long)
M89 Montana Centennial spurs
Framed Terry Redlin prints
Miller Barn print
Elk painting on gold pan
Culberston Cowboy original painting by Teresa Hoven
Cabover Kenworth painting
1982 Miss Black Velvet Rodeo bar mirror
(2) sets of steer horns
Mule Deer antlers mount
Moose horns mount
Coleman 413G propane camp stove
Reeves tent stove
Collection of bells (some older brass)
Antique coffee grinder
Postage scale
Large collection of Avon bottles
Assorted antique bottles
Wooden edge plane
Antique irons 
Kraut Cutter
Vinyl records
Antique cake and pie carrier

Shop Tools

Benton +/-100# Anvil
DeWalt 7756 10" table saw
Black and Decker miter saw
Craftsman wire feed welder on cart
Honda E4500 8hp generator
Westinghouse 30 gallon air compressor
7" Black and Decker band saw
Bosch hammer drill
Pro Mark top and bottom box
Oxy Acetylene torch and gauges
Older Miller 61F arc welder
Lots of misc. hand tools
Bench vises
Chain hoists
Axes, rakes, shovels, forks
Dunlap, Bed Rock, Bailey antique wood planes
(2) Vintage tap and die sets
Water well slips
100 gallon propane bottle
100' 4 wire 10 gauge extension cord
Lots of oak and pine rough lumber

Livestock Supplies

(56) Behlen Countyline 10ft. stock panels (like new)
(3) Heavy Duty 10ft. stock panels
(2) round bale feeders
+/- 40 new steel posts
+/- 40 power poles, various lengths
Fencing tools and materials
Sunbeam heavy duty livestock clippers
Large de-horner
Cast iron tank heaters
Branding pot
20ft cattle guard
Misc. halter, bridles, lead ropes

Model 1892 Winchester 25-20WCF