Auction Events

Combined-Moving 10-12-2017



Thursday Evening     October 12     5:45 p.m.

Wilson Auction Center    420 Main Street    Colo, Iowa

Early Bird Boxes – Large Run – will sell app. 5:00 pm.

( Several boxes of toys in boxline. )

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Trailer:  5×12 steel tandem w/app. 3′ sides.

 Collectibles:   Delineascope & many Ia. State College views; cast iron kettle; duck TV lamp; oak wall phone; stick phone; old centrifuge; American Flyer 30B transformer (cond. unknown); toys; signs; new American no.8 waffle iron; wood boxes; strap trunk; mod. cabinet; kerosene lamps; old pics.; many primitives; oak settee & matching chair & rocker; 3 drawer walnut chest w/hankie drawers; server; painted cab.; oak rockers; painted tables; gate-leg table; piano stool; some glassware; Seller’s painted table; sheet music cabinet; Girls AMF Shelby Sky Rider Deluxe bike and more.

–   Trumpet and Flute w/case   –

2 Diamond plate side mt. pickup toolboxes; GPI 12 volt transfer fuel pump;  5 – 6″x8′ roller transfer bars; Poulan 3400 chainsaw; load jacks; yard trailer. Schwinn Collegiate girls & boys bikes-exc.

Household:  Sev. chests & dressers; recliners; swivel rockers; couches; Futon;  2 dinette tables & chairs; nice round oak table- no chairs; end tables; gun cabinet holds 8 guns; many smaller pcs.; Lifestyler 8.0 treadmill.

Lunch served by “Country House”        Doors open Thursday at 4:00 p.m.



Auction conducted by:


Colo, Iowa

Home Office: 641-377-2755     Auction Center (by chance) 641-377-2200

Bob Wilson, Auctioneer


Payments: Cash or Good Check – We do not accept Credit Cards.

Coin/ Estate Moving 9-28-2017


Coin Auction

Thursday Evening        September 28       4:00 p.m.

Wilson Auction Center     420 Main Street      Colo, Iowa

Approx. 300 lots – Click Here to Print List 


Estate – Moving Auction

Thursday Evening      September 28     5:45 p.m.

Wilson Auction Center     420 Main Street     Colo, Iowa

Early Bird boxes sell app. 5:15 p.m.

Jane Barkema Estate – Jewell, Ia. and Others

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Trailers:  Sm. enclosed trailer-homemade; tandem axle utility trailer w/sides.

Collectibles:   Parker Lucky Curve Fountain Pen display; Quincy Show Case Works tabletop display; 2 11″ rd. Sinclair Porcelain Motor Oil signs; Donaldson Jockey Cycle; glassware; Lenox china; some jewelry; old pics; primitives; painted pcs.; Military footlocker; few Military items; painted empire style parlor table; oak pcs.; sev. project pcs.; Hayes planter boxes; Clipper no.2B fanning mill; Homer Grismore Turkey Farms Corydon, Ia. wood crates; Dexter elec. wringer washer; wood crib door; hay forks; barn trolleys; steel wheels; cast iron stove; slip scoop and more related.

Many Toys: Farm – Postal – True Value – Banks – sev. Lenox.

Household:   Leather chair; sev. chests drawers; pine cab.; couch; many nice lamps; tables and chairs; nice Whirlpool Cabrio washer; and more related items.

Lunch by “Country House”             Doors open Thursday at 2:00 p.m.


Auction conducted by:


Colo, Iowa

Home Office: 641-377-2755    

Auction Center (by chance) 641-377-2200

Bob Wilson, Auctioneer


Terms:   Cash or Good Check.   We do not accept Credit Cards.

On-site Moving 9-30-2017



Saturday  SEPTEMBER 30   9:30 a.m.

2302 – 170th Street    Albion, Iowa

Owner: Yvonne Port

Since my husband Brent passed away, I’ve decided to sell acreage and downsize – moving to another area near family.

Directions: South side of Albion, take South Str. East and follow to 170th Str.; then East app. ¼ mile – Watch for signs. Good amount of parking on grounds.

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Boxline:   There will be early boxline misc. @ 9:15.

1964 Ford 250 2WD pickup auto vg cond. – has extra cab clip; 2000 Mercury Sable LS 3 row seating app. 182,000 miles – keyless entry, elec. windows, exc. rubber; 1969 Crestliner app. 15′ boat & trailer 65HP Evinrude Triumph outbd.-vg cond.; Triumph MR 2 (1963-64) no title – parts only; Canoe trailer – hauls 6 canoes or 12 kayaks; Yamaha Exciter II snowmobile- no reg.

Guns:   303 British; Mossberg 22 rifle; Sears Ranger 16 ga.; Stevens M-60 22; Mossberg 22 w/scope; ammo; sev. BB-air rifles.; Sentry 14 gun – gun case; wooden gun case.

2 – 1970’s 2 person Kayaks – one w/sail – like new; Generator– PowerMax 7500 ES – like new cond.; Logsplitter: Speeco 25 ton hydr. on trailer – exc.; Snowblower: JD 1128DE – low hrs. w/chains – exc.; 2 ton Cherry picker – Swisher 44′ 11 HP tagalong mower; 8′ Pickup trailer w/topper  older snowplow for pickup; McDonald gas station pump – 500 gal. gas barrel w/elec. pump.

Tools & More:  Chicago 90 amp Mig welder; elec. cement mixer; Ryobi tablesaw & attachments; port. air compressors; Bench 5 spd. drill press; routers and router station; Stihl MS450 chain saw vg; Stihl MS280 chain saw; Milwaukee sawzall-elec.; large carpet stretcher & related; pnuematic tools; sm. hydr. mower lift; manual tire changer; jack stands; Werner 28′ fiberglass ext. ladder; port. air tanks; alum. folding load ramps; power washers; bullet heater; pullers; tools; lots of nuts & bolts; lawn sweep; 2 wheel yard cart; hand boat lift; PowerCraft arc wilder; garden tools; lots of electrical supplies; native lumber; air nailers; many power tools; Dremmel jigsaw; merchandise rollers- 4 sections w/corner; camping items; boat paddles; water-float toys; weed eaters; much more!

Schwinn 5180 elec. Scooter – needs Battery

Survey Equipment: Tripods & related, also includes Sokkisha SDM3F-06 Transit in case; HP 750C Plus Design Prone – large printer.

Collectibles:   Old toys; primitives; toy guns; wood doors; steel wheels; rinse tubs; steel lawn chairs; old bikes; old Evinrude outbd. motor; Maytag wringer washer; possum belly base cupbd.; desk; many other pcs.

 Selling from 2 Rings!

Lunch on Grounds                       Porta Potty available


For further information contact:   Wilson Auction Service – 641-377-2755

or Bob’s cell   515-290-4789


Auction conducted by:



Bob Wilson     Colo, Ia.            Jerry McCoy    Union, Ia.


Terms:   Cash or Good Check – We do not accept Credit Cards.

Not Responsible for Theft or Accidents.  

Any announcements sale day take precedence over any printed material!

Combined-Moving 9-14-2017



Thursday Evening     September 14    5:45 p.m.

Wilson Auction Center    420 Main Street    Colo, Iowa

Early Bird Boxes sell app. 5:00 pm.

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 –   Approx. 60 Hummels  

Household:  Beautiful oak carved, lighted china hutch; 2 large recliners; oak armoire; oak chest on chest; nice lg. oak desk; oak 4 dr. file cabinet; sev. nice curio cabinets-vertical & base; glider rocker; nice oak table w/leaf & 4 chairs; oak bookcases; Hope chest; nice oak buffet; lamps; end tables & more!

Heywood-Wakefield hutch-desk; drop-leaf table & chairs; 2 end tables; sm. oak library table; JD farm toys; copper boiler; stoneware; bells; primitives; glassware; Lionel train; cedar chest; oak commode; JD 50th cotton picker pics.; buckboard seats; many boxes to unpack.

–   Exc. combination safe   –

–   App. 15 various length pipe gates – 3 pt. posthole digger   –

Tools:   Puma 220 volt vert. tank air comp. exc.; Briggs Stratton 2000 PSI gas powered power washer- used 2 times; Ryobi tablesaw; Forney elec. arc welder; cutting torch set & tanks; Duracraft 16 spd. floor drill press ¾HP; Delta 12″ port. planer; Sears 10″ bandsaw; Sears 3HP and 5HP port. 110 volt air comp.; JD 80 lawn trailer; Sears 3″ belt sander; power tools; shop supplies; ped. grinder; ped. fan; Craftsman tool boxes; DeWalt chopsaw; much more!

Lunch served by “Country House”              Doors open Thursday at 4:00 p.m.


Auction conducted by:


Home Office: 641-377-2755     Auction Center (by chance) 641-377-2200

Bob Wilson, Auctioneer


 Payments: Cash or Good Check-We do not accept Credit Cards.

Combined-Moving 9-7-2017



Thursday Evening     September 7     5:45 p.m.

Wilson Auction Center    420 Main Street    Colo, Iowa

Early Bird Boxes sell app. 5:00 p.m.

Many buttons – Quilt patches in boxline – Large run of Boxes!

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Household:  Nice dining table & matching hutch; rd. oak table & chairs; recliner couch; recliners; dressers; chests drawers; db & queen beds; end tables-coffee tables; lamps; free standing full length mirror; dinette w/roller chairs; patio table & chairs; much more!

 –   Good amount of Jewelry   –

 Collectibles:   Oak flat-front cupbd.; music cabinet; oak & walnut commodes; primitive drawer work bench; sm. roller dental cabinet?; cow weather vane arrow; frame of pedal tractor model 1100; Fiesta; glassware; enamelware; spurs; saddle; primitives; accordion; cast iron pcs.; several toys; belt buckles; Military emblems-buttons; 5 legged sq. oak table; trunks; and more!

 Small gas grill; garden tools; few tools and related items.  

Lunch served by “Country House”               Doors open Thursday at 4:00 p.m.


Auction conducted by:


Home Office: 641-377-2755       Auction Center (by chance) 641-377-2200

Bob Wilson, Auctioneer


Payments: Cash or Good Check-We do not accept Credit Cards.

Sportsman Auction 9-16-2017



Saturday      SEPTEMBER 16      10:00 a.m.

Wilson Auction Center      420 Main Street      Colo, Iowa

 Doors Open 8:00 a.m. Saturday!

Proper permits needed for all handguns. Payments: Cash or Good Check

We do not accept Credit Cards!

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Click Here to Open and Print Gun List PDF

 Early Listings:   Colt – Ruger – Browning – Winchester – Remington – Rock River – Stevens – Military – Smith & Wesson – Beretta & Others.

High percentage of quality handguns and long guns. App. 140 Firearms to be sold.  We have a huge amount of ammo!

Terry Redlin matted-framed pictures – also other wildlife prints.

Buck – “Talking deer”; double bull blind; ammo boxes; Dragon Fly gas powered outbd. “fan” motor – and other related items.

Note:  Catalog listing – Order of guns sold will be posted on website closer to Auction!’

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Lunch by “Country House


Auction conducted by:


Colo, Iowa   



                                         Bob Wilson                                             Jerry McCoy

                                                      Colo, Iowa                                                        Union, Iowa

                                        Cell #   515-290-4789                                      Cell #   641-750-3057

Combined-Moving 9-23-2017



Saturday  SEPTEMBER 23   9:30 a.m.

Hardin County Fairgrounds     Eldora, Iowa

Selling for Bob & Karen Vinton; Max & Pat Hill & Others

Early Bird boxes sell app. 9:15 a.m.

Early Preview  Friday, September 22   3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

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Household:   Maytag front load washer & elec. dryer; Kitchen Aid smooth top elec. stove; Amana refrig. French door/ bottom freezer; Amana washer; Whirlpool elec. dryer; Sears Nat. gas dryer; Grandmother clock; dining tables & chairs; exc. couch w/matching chairs; 2 wingback chairs; exc. couch; modern 4 stack bookcase; floor lamps; leather Rolla-Ssage lounge chair; blonde hutches; blonde chests and dressers; and more!

– Harley Davidson 2006 Ultra Classic Touring Bike, under 11,000 miles – NICE! –

– Very nice old comb. safe – Good Graphics –

Collectibles:  App. 6’6″ sq. plastic Phillips 66 signs- one has damage; unique iron yard art fish; fire hydrant; 2 – 2 over 2 oak chests; oak library table; 4 dr. walnut chest w/hankie drawers- tear drop pulls; Ranch oak telephone; 54″ rd. oak table w/4 leaves; drop-front desk; painted chests; trunks; painted pcs.; oak hat tree; carpenter’s trunk; quilts; Speed Queen rinse tubs; commode; upholstered Morris chair; sq. oak table & chairs; old doors; primitives; glassware; stoneware; Miller High Life beer clock; Sam Sorensen Union, Ia. adv. pc.; much more!

– John Deere L-110 42″ deck riding mower –

Tools sell approx. 9:30 a.m.

Tools:  Champion 6½ HP 4000 watt generator; Delta Dust collector; Delta drill press; Craftsman tablesaw; Delta sidekick mitre saw; rolling workbench; Craftsman toolbox; Skilsaw chopsaw; Cyber Power 750 watt battery backup; Lincoln SP-135 mig welder; 2000 lb. 12 volt elec. winch; power washer; port. air compressor; small anvil; many exc. quality, clean tools!

This is just a short highlight listing!

Lunch on Grounds


Auction conducted by:



Jerry McCoy       cell# 641-750-3057

 Bob Wilson         cell# 515-290-4789


Terms:  Cash of Good Check     We do not accept Credit Cards.


Combined-Moving 8-24-2017



Thursday Evening  AUGUST 24   5:45 p.m.

Wilson Auction Center   420 Main Street Colo, Iowa

Ken Huffaker, Nevada, Ia. & Others


Early Bird Boxes sell app. 5:00 pm.

Boxline will include Magazines, Books and much more!

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    ♦     76 pc. Sterling Silverware in case   –   Foreign coins     ♦

Antiques: Nice step-back cupbd.; oak secretary; oak server; wardrobe; kitchen cabinet; oak highboy; painted cabinets; oak library table; 4 dr. spool cabinet; Case knife display-no front glass; D.M. Ferry & Co.’s seed trunk; app. 10 quilts; platform rocker; drop-leaf table; sev. rockers; & odd chairs; Bridge lamps; good old pictures; clocks; turtle shells; port. Royal typewriter; few toys; Roseville 709-8″ pc.; Glassware; charger plates; ladies hats; 8-4-3 Redwing crocks & others; books; wire baskets; steel wheel implements; many good primitives; Texaco Fire-Chief glass insets; Victrola phonograph; fainting couch; P. Buckley Moss ‘Springtime in Iowa’ framed; lightening rod w/blue decorative globe;  Bud Light Ken’s Rod Garage neon clock-newer; exc. decorative pitcher-bowl set; milk boxes; kerosene lamps; fern stands; much more!

– Wooden 10 hole chicken nest   –

– Pronto M41 6 wheel elec. Scooter chair   –

Household:  Elec. couch recliner; loveseat recliner; new lift-out recliner; new recliner; chests drawers; 2 flat-screen TV’s; cedar chests; twin beds; double bed; exc. elec. single bed; couches; 2 hutches; oak cabinets; bar stools; nice glass-top end tables; lamps; 2 nice game tables; wood bench; set 6 dining chairs; rolling walker; Lincoln Onion King cutter; many alum. pots and more!

Tools & More: Briggs & Stratton 1800 PSI elec. power washer; Paslode battery finish nailer; Sears 10″ bandsaw; 5 spd. bench top drill press; 10. gal. battery sprayer tank; Werner 8′ alum. stepladder; alum. sheetrock stilts; alum. folding ladder; 4′ alum. folding plank; garden tools; cast iron parlor stove; shop vac; golf clubs; bike w/added motor; Bianchi Boardwalk bike; gas grill; 4 dr. file cabinets; ProForm J6 treadmill & more!

Check website for pictures:

Lunch served by “Country House”      Doors open Thursday at 3:00 p.m.


Auctioned conducted by:


Home Office: 641-377-2755     Auction Center (by chance) 641-377-2200

Bob Wilson, Auctioneer


Payments: Cash or Good Check -We do not accept Credit Cards.

Combined-Moving 8-10-2017



Thursday Evening      AUGUST 10      5:45 p.m.

Wilson Auction Center      420 Main Street      Colo, Iowa

Early Bird Boxes sell app. 5:15 pm.

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 Old Guns: Luther Hardware Co Des Moines, Ia. 410-44 cal.; Stevens 12 ga. single shot; Springfield Arms mod. 187 22 LR only; New Victor Crescent Fire Arms 12ga. single shot; Winchester mod. 37 12ga. single shot; H&R 20ga. single shot; Stevens 16ga. single shot

Stoneware: L.M. Pierron 5 gal. crock churn; 30 & 25 gal. crocks; 5 gal. Roseville crock churn; 3 & 5 gal. Western crocks; 3 gal. Red Wing crock churn; 2, 3 & 5 gal. Red Wing crocks; many more crocks & jugs; stoneware bowls.

–   John Deere Hit-miss engine   –

–   Old horse sleigh   –

Collectibles: Carpenter’s trunk; old toys; hundreds of old canning jars; cast iron pcs; many old pics; 4 nice old quilts; mantel clock; dollhouse & furniture; kerosene lamps; glassware; Primitives; old wood wagon wheels; copper boiler; lightening rods & balls.

Antique Furniture:   Oak kitchen cabinet; oak highboy; oak secretary; oak vanity; oak commode; drop-front desk; press-back child rocker; oak rockers; oak desk; oak fern stands; oak cut-down coffee table; nice folding press-back highchair; phonograph; Bridge lamp; hat tree.

Tools:   5½HP log splitter on 2 wheel trailer; alum. ext. ladder; bench grinder; wheelbarrow; 110 volt welder; back sprayer; 12 volt platform sprayer; port. air comp; chainsaw; floor jack; folding outside sink table; trolling motor; misc. tools; garden tools; fishing poles & related; rear chains for 8N Ford; snowblower & more.

Household:   Couch; queen beds; oak table & chairs; glider rockers; couch & matching chair; recliner; dresser; curio cabinets.

Lunch served by “Country House”        Doors open Thursday at 4:00 p.m.


Auctioned conducted by:


Home Office: 641-377-2755     Auction Center (by chance) 641-377-2200

Bob Wilson, Auctioneer


Payments: Cash or Good Check-We do not accept Credit Cards.

Estate-Moving 8-3-2017



Thursday Evening      AUGUST 3     5:45p.m.

Wilson Auction Center     420 Main Street      Colo, Iowa

Early Bird Boxes sell app. 5:15 pm.

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Many containers of seashells and records in boxline!

Collectibles: Painted wardrobe; glass-front cabinet; Mission oak planter box; oak shelf clock; cedar chest; vanity; bridge lamp; interesting paper adv.- Harvest Bread; old magazines; many postcards; McCallsburg, Ia. Farmers Grain Co. coal shovel; glassware; carpenter’s trunk; Franklin Mint Peterbilt semi; few farm toys; kerosene lamps; primitives; wood ladders; street signs; Speidel table top display case; lg. round oak table; dollhouse; many folders of trading cards; copper boiler; Texaco 1 gal. Aircraft can; Texaco Fire Chief plastic helmet (kids toy); Farm equip. op. manuals; sled; White Mountain hand crank ice cream freezer; and more!

Old 12HP SeaKing outbd.; Old 5½HP Johnson;

5HP Evinrude & SeaKing that both need work!

Wurlitzer accordion w/case; clarinet w/case; Wurlitzer saxophone w/case.

Household:  Dining table w/roller chairs; dining table w/str. chairs; recliner; dark pine table & chairs; surround sound systems; lg 2 pc. hutch; sm. chest; db bed; Amana air cond.; area rug; much more!!

Lunch served by “Country House”            Doors open Thursday at 4:00 p.m.


Auctioned conducted by:


Home Office: 641-377-2755     Auction Center (by chance) 641-377-2200

Bob Wilson, Auctioneer


Payments: Cash or Good Check-We do not accept Credit Cards.