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Lloyd Meekins & Sons Holds Annual Summer Auction

Tue August 19, 2014 - Southeast Edition
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These 2011 and 2012 John Deere and Hitachi excavators sold to a contractor in Tennessee.
These 2011 and 2012 John Deere and Hitachi excavators sold to a contractor in Tennessee.
These 2011 and 2012 John Deere and Hitachi excavators sold to a contractor in Tennessee. Trey Meekins finds the high bidder for the John Deere 544K wheel loader. Larry Hockaday (L) of Carolina Equipment Exchange in Matthews, N.C., and Brad Webster of Mega Machinery in Knoxville, Tenn., talk at the auction. Brian Metcalf (L) of RW Moore Equipment Company in Raleigh, N.C., gives pricing information to David Garrett of Triton Site Works in Raleigh, N.C. (L-R): Bobby Vause of Vause Equipment in Fayetteville, N.C., catches up with Landon and Randy Moore, both of L&R Construction in Pembroke, N.C. The smaller items attract a group of buyers. The sale included a selection of late model Kubota and Cat excavators that attracted many bidders. Lloyd Meekins & Sons Auction Company held its annual summer contractor’s auction on Aug. 1. (L-R): Jeff Storms and Harrison Smith, both of Fred Smith Company in Raleigh, go over a few numbers on the John Deere Equipment with Brian Metcalf of RW Moore Equipment Company, the John Deere dealer of eastern North Carolina. Wayne Calton, used equipment manager of Gregory Poole Equipment Company, kept a watchful eye on who was bidding on the Cat equipment. (L-R): Jeff Brown of Onslow Grading & Paving in Jacksonville, N.C.; Chris Clark, J&J Equipment in Whiteville, N.C.; and Tim Lanier, Lanier Clearing & Grading in Jacksonville, all bid on the John Deere dozers and excavators. Mickey Meekins keeps the sale going at a brisk pace.

Lloyd Meekins & Sons Auction Company held its annual summer contractor’s auction on Aug. 1. The major public auction consisted of earth moving equipment, paving and compaction equipment, forestry equipment, heavy duty trucks and trailers, support equipment, agricultural equipment, attachments, pickups, sport utility vehicles, automobiles and other items.

Machines on the block included 2011 and 2012 Hitachi and John Deere excavators; a 2012 John Deere 650K LGP; a 2005 Cat AP-655C; and a 2006 Deere 310SG.

Lloyd Meekins & Sons Auction Company is located at 4070 NC Hwy 211 East, Lumberton, N.C.