Martin & Martin Conducts Auction in Gastonia, N.C.

Nearly 125 registered bidders attended the sale, and an additional 200 bidders participated online.

📅   Wed June 24, 2015 - Southeast Edition
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Dave Wofford (L) and Dave Gilmore, owners of Bruce’s Iron & Metal, attend the sale.
Dave Wofford (L) and Dave Gilmore, owners of Bruce’s Iron & Metal, attend the sale.
Dave Wofford (L) and Dave Gilmore, owners of Bruce’s Iron & Metal, attend the sale. Matt McGaffee (L), Martin & Martin Auctioneers, talks with Lenny Hobbs, Hobbs Trucking, Augusta, Ga. Christy Finley (L) and Scott Human, both of Scrap Out Recycling in Royston, Ga., shop Martin & Martin’s inventory. Junior Harris (L), Harris Enterprises in Ellenboro, N.C., and Calvin Helton, Helton Automotive and New Hope Waste Management, look to buy equipment. Marcy Kelly (L) and John Patton both of Patton Recycling in Wheelersburg, Ohio, check out this Sennebogen. Paul Martin (L) and Kelli Doll, both of Martin & Martin Auctioneers, work to make the auction a success. Jim Morgan, Jay Morgan Company in Shelby, N.C., attends the sale. Robert Small (L), Small World Recycling in Union, S.C., and Sam Knox of Nu Life Environmental in Easley, S.C., inspect this Sennebogen. The Martin & Martin ring men find the high bid.

Martin & Martin Auctioneers held an absolute auction for Bruce’s Iron & Metal in Gastonia, N.C., on June 10. Bruce Wofford founded Bruce’s Iron & Metal more than 60 years ago, and stayed active in the business until his son Bruce took over the company. Now the third generation, Dave Wofford currently owns the company with Dave Gilmore.

Nearly 125 registered bidders attended the sale, and an additional 200 bidders participated online. The highlights included Sennebogen machines, shear, baler, forklifts and other pieces.