November 23, 2019

Vintage Gestring Farm Wagon – made in St. Louis

Granite City

Real Estate, Tools, & Farm Equipment Auction

Home & Outbuildings on 19 Acres

Saturday, November 23, 2019, 10 AM

Real Estate sells at 12 Noon

659 Old Rock Road, Granite City, IL

Real Estate:

This two-story home on 19+/- acres is located just east of the Chain of Rocks canal. The home features a living room, a dining room, an eat-in kitchen, and one bedroom and bath on the main floor.  An ornate, open staircase leads to four large rooms/bedrooms. The full basement includes utility hook-ups.

Outbuildings include a two-car garage, a large 40’x 80′ machine shed, and a 40′ x 50′ storage shed w/garage area. Approximately 15 of the 19 acres are tillable.

Open House: Sunday, November 17, 2019 1-3 PM

Zoned: M3 Heavy Manufacturing District – The property is not located in the flood plain.

Terms: $10,000 down, balance due in 30 days

Owner: Ralph Beckmann Estate


  • 2009 Toyota Avalon XLS, 69,5xx miles, very nice condition
  • 1971 Ford 350 Dump, 79,xxx, 4-speed manual, clean
  • 1968 International Harvester LoadStar 1600, 67,xxx miles, 2-speed trans/hoist


  • John Deere 6410 w/cab, 2WD, 2605 hours, good rubber, very clean
  • John Deere 4455, Duals, 2WD, 63xx hours
  • John Deere 6620 Turbo Combine with 15′ grain head
  • Oliver 1655, gas, wide front

All vehicles and tractors are one owner and have been well cared for and shedded.

Farm Equipment:

  • Vintage Gestring farm wagon – made in St. Louis
  • Case 5100 drill
  • Yetter 3415 rotary hoe
  • Sunflower 5033 24′ field cultivator
  • John Deere 875 6-row cultivator with coulters
  • 12-foot Harogator, 3-section, hydraulic fold
  • John Deere 7000 6-row planter, double box
  • 12-foot, 3-point ripper
  • 16-foot, 3-point 6-row cultivator
  • John Deere 4-bottom plow
  • Super Rhino Blade, Super Duty 3-point, 8′
  • 8′ pull mower
  • Cub corn elevator
  • Flat-bed wagon
  • Drag harrows