77 Horsman Street, Salisbury, NB

SATURDAY, JUNE 18th, 2016




WOW! What a fun day of selling we have lined up on Saturday, June 18th. Key Auctions will be holding an on-site Estate Auction in the heart of Salisbury, with over 500+ fresh-to-the-market items to be SOLD! Selling the Estate of the Late Gordon (Doc) Colpitts........ featuring complete contents from the house, 3 large out-buildings & selected additions. This Estate has stayed in the family for over 100 years and has been left untouched. SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE & EVERY PRICE RANGE! From some real nice collectibles & furniture to DIY projects, you will find it all here. Grab some friends & come spend an eventful afternoon with us with many great buys to be had.  Auction will be held rain or shine…dress accordingly. Two large tents will be set up. Canteen and washroom facilities on-site.

Partial listing:



Modern oak curved-glass china cabinet, light-up curio cabinet, lovely modern mahogany style multi-drawer jewellery chest, large oval Victorian parlour table, 2 neat pair of wicker chairs, lovely square-nail cupboard made from old barn boards, several old trunks & wooden boxes (great for rustic coffee tables), nice oak 2 seater bench, pine 4 drawer chest, nice size pine 1900 two door cupboard, heavy quality full size wrought iron bed, top model Victrola in nice white over paint, early NB candle stand, retro fold-out step stool, neat 1900 hotel commode with mirror, waterfall walnut dresser & bed, mahogany chest & dresser, many country accent chairs & rockers, drop-front desk, nice walnut gateleg table, various chest & dressers, nice sewing chest, set of 4 bent wood ice cream parlour chairs, pole lamps, nice 4 hooked hanging hall mirror, Empire style coffee table, solid mahogany carved arm chair MINT, footstools, hanging decorative mirrors & MORE.


Decorative & Industrial items – DIY Projects

Nice vintage birdcage & stand, rustic country ladder in teal paint, several trunks & old wooden chests, many old advertising boxes, 2 decorative cast flour panels, floor lamp with tin shade, vintage sleds, milk can, old scrub board, vintage light-up globe, 4+ old hard shell suitcases, many old frames to be re purposed, lots of old block & tackles, old rope, pair of handmade snowshoes, old wooden beds (perfect for making benches), country scale, enamel ware, cast iron pulleys & gears, industrial stools, garbage cans, decorative planter & more.


Advertising & Toys

Early Sunoco Steel can, 4 ft light-up Budweiser sign, working neon sign, Miller Light can light-up sign, vintage 24 inch Budweiser sign,  2 new old stock 1973 NB license plates in original packaging, several old advertising tins, advertising boxes & crates, old 1 quart oil can, Royal Crown Cola cooler, neat Hansons drill bit table top display, great retro Pepsi clock (needs re wired), rare SMITH MILLER fire department truck (the best of the best for press steel toys from the 50s), vintage bicycles, BIG BANG child’s cannon in original box, smaller Tonka fire truck, vintage children’s movies, old hockey game, vintage bowling game, toy marbles, doll strollers, Matchbox & Hot Wheels  (1970s) toy cars, vintage Erector set & more.


Skidoos, Tent trailer, Snow Blower & Car Parts:

1970 & 1971 Skidoos, pull behind tent trailer (registered up until 03/15), working 26 inch cut Snow Track snow blower, 1927s Ford model T parts, 1936 Ford parts (see listing below), other car parts & MORE.


Scrap Metal pile


Collectibles & Miscellaneous

Nice NB tramp art jewellery box, exceptional eagle weather vane with stand, child’s fold-out chalk board, large lot of stoneware crocks & jugs, vintage croquette set, handmade whirly gig, old forged shovel, 2 nice pocket watches, vintage ladies jewellery, jackknife collection, straight razor collection, vintage guitar & case, substantial African mask, quality pool cue & case, collection of vintage Ideal dolls & more, primitive NB snowshoe mould, early Sumner Moncton Co gauge, old cast stove, enamel ware, several old boxes of books (100+ years old), old chain saw, old forged shovel, handmade quilts, 2 nice flatware sets, old clocks including mid-size Vienna regulator wall clock, early comic books, cast eagle mounts, copper kitchen wares, old bells, green porcelain light shade (mint), neat old trap & much more.


Glass & China

Depression glass, large covered milk glass rooster, Hummel figurines, pitcher & basin set, tray & box lots, cups & saucers, Carnival glass, retro Pyrex kitchen ware set, retro glass ware & pottery, vintage cookie jar & much more.


Delivery Available. Canteen on-site.

Terms: Cash, Cheque, Visa, MasterCard, Debit. Buyer’s Premium

Questions or Absentee Bids Call (506) 878 7890

Key Auctions -Invitation to Consign

We are now accepting consignments for the forthcoming auctions, dates to be announced. Should you require a valuation of your items or wish to learn more about the auction process, we invite you to contact us at (506) 878 0096 or (506) 852 4500 or via email at  to schedule a complimentary appointment.


Mark the date on your calendar & tell some friends.



Large SMITH MILLER (California) 1950s press steel fire truck in good order (regarded as one of the top toy makers of the times)

Sampling of decorative & country wares

Early 1910s? Sunoco 10 gallon steel can (great look)

Nicely detailed cast eagle weather vane with directionals & mount

Clean modern mahogany style jewellery box

Real nice pair of decorative vintage wicker chairs

GREAT SIZE square nail old barn board cupboard

Full Size heavy quality wrought iron bed

Top model Brunswick floor model Victrola

Vintage industrial design items

Neat cast tractor stool

Sampling of cement yard art to be sold

Working Neon Miller Light sign

Vintage King of Beers World Champion Clydesdale team 4 foot light up sign

Big Bang Childs Cannon in original box

Neat antique trap (look these up on eBay)

1970 Ski-Doo & 1971 Olympique Ski –Doo

Tent trailer (registered up until 2015)

NB Trampart Art jewellery box

Overview of some of the vintage jewellery to be sold

Beautiful 1950s Atomic shade light fixture

1 of 2 nice flatware sets to be sold

Stairmaster to be sold bought in 2012 for $3000.00

Desirable hotel commode

Vintage suitcases & light up globe

Vintage Pyrex Kitchenware sets

Collection of 10 straight razors

Early pairs of snowshoes in good order

Primitive snow shoe mould

Early block & tackle with early rope

List of just some of the car parts

Scrap metal pile

Sampling Industrial gears & pulleys to be repurposed

Decorative & neat frames hammered cooper deer