Benches, signs, vehicles, and more on auction block

Apr 05, 2023

The City of Rehoboth Beach annual auction April 22 will feature a number of iconic boardwalk benches in varying conditions (one with the swing back), several trucks, old lifeguard stand signs, parking meters, and bicycles as well as jewelry, phones, and other items folks left behind on their vacations.

Old lifeguard signs available through city auction April 22

Emmert Auction Associates will begin the auction at 9 am Saturday, April 22, both inside and outside the convention center. Auction items may be previewed from 3-5 pm Friday, April 21, and 8-9 am April 22.

Hundreds of no-longer-needed pieces of equipment, lost items, and pieces of memorabilia will be available. Among some of the larger items are:

  • two Ford F350 trucks equipped with service bodies that include toolboxes and a lift gate
  • a small trash truck with an 8-cubic yard box
  • up to 1,000 electronic parking meters
  • a Case 620D front-end loader
  • a John Deere 6420 tractor (used at one time to pull the beach rake)
  • a John Deere zero-turn mower
  • two large, pull-behind generators.

Payment at the auction will be accepted via cash, check, and credit card.

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