Auction to be held at 119 Campbells Road Pine Hill.
Hayward’s Auction House will be holding an on-site automotive auction in Dunedin on the 25th of May. The items, from the collection of long-time Chrysler and DeSoto fan Jack Harrison, include restored and partly restored engines and engine blocks, cylinder heads and gearboxes, interior and exterior panels and trim, heaps of vintage auto parts, tools, accessories, books and magazines, and a complete to-be-assembled restorer’s 1948 Dodge project.
The engines and parts have a focus on Chrysler, with some Ford, Bedford, DeSoto, Hillman and Morris in the mix. There are Chrysler flathead 6s, short block 318s, a Valiant 225, a reconditioned Chrysler 313 V8 engine and a reconditioned Chrysler 330 block and transmission. You’ll also find Hillman and Chrysler gearboxes, a Ford Cargo 6-speed gearbox, and assorted cylinder heads, manifolds, starters and generators, steering parts, and a whole lot of other stuff filling the shelves and covering the tables in the shed.
Outside, there are assorted body panels – Ford D-series corner panels, Bedford doors and front guards, a front panel from a 1950s Humber, and the bonnet, grille and radiator from a Fordson Major tractor. There are lots of Chrysler radiators, oil and antifreeze barrels, a barrel rack – the list goes on, so please download a catalog and check out the online auction page – there is a photo for each lot in this auction.
There will be limited viewing for this auction - Thursday 23rd May 10:00am - 2:00pm, Friday 24th May 3:00pm - 6:00pm, with the auction starting at 10:00am on Saturday the 25th of May.