Paul E. Cram Estate

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  •   Feb 17 @ 10:00am EST (Start)
  •   Feb 17 @ 5:00pm EST (End)
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Mahindra Tractor | Trailers | 88 Camaro | Tons of Tools

The Executor of the Paul E. Cram estate (deceased) has selected Gates Realty And Auction, LLC to offer at public auction the incredibly well maintained Mahindra 2638 tractor, trailers, tools, 1988 Chevrolet Camaro, equipment, beautiful household furniture, refrigerators, Heritage gun safe, collectibles, tv's, electric fireplace, Native American items this you must see to appreciate.  Join us auction day and bid your price.

Term and Conditions:

All Sales Are Final.  Inspect for yourself the quality and condition of any item you plan on bidding on and bid accordingly.

Buyers Premium / Sales Tax / Credit Card Fees: 

  • The Buyer's Premium of 10% will be added to each successful bid
  • North Carolina Sales Tax of 7% will be charged on all items
  • A 3% credit card convenience fee will be charged to all credit card transactions.

Merchandise: All Items Are Sold AS IS, WHERE IS, with no warranties implied or expressed by the seller or auctioneer.

Payment: Visa, Mastercard and most major credit cards (3% Fee Applies).  This online only auction will require bidders to enter a valid credit card in order to register to bid. When registering to bid, the credit card will be checked for available credit of $50 but the card will not be charged. At the end of the auction all successful bidders will receive an invoice via email and payment can be made online. If payment arrangements are not made by the end of the pickup period then the credit card used for authorization purposes at the time of registration will be charged. All payments must be made before any items are removed from the pickup property.

Bidding: You must be registered to place a bid on an item. By placing a bid, you agree to all the terms and conditions that apply to this auction. All bids are final. We cannot retract or remove a bid. We respect your privacy and that of the other bidders. We will not release your information to anyone without your permission. This is an online only auction. The bidding will begin to close on May 5 at 3PM with a one minute auto extend. This means that if a bid is placed within one minute of the end of the auction for any item the auction for that item will auto-extend for an additional minute until no more bids are placed within the last minute.


Preview And Pickup: 

  • Auction Preview Times: April 27 from 10AM - 1PM
  • Auction Starts Closing: May 5 @ 3PM
  • Pickup: May 6,7,8 10AM to 6PM
  • Auction Preview & Pickup Location:
    •  2429 Gastonia Highway, Lincolnton, NC 28092
    • Pickup only - No shipping
    • Bring hand trucks, trailer and help to load out

Condition: Condition details are offered as a courtesy to bidders, and are opinions only, not statements of fact, and do not imply any warranty concerning condition, or any assumption of liability. Lot announcements, listings, photographs, and catalog information are for descriptive purposes only.

Liability: View, bid, and load out at your own risk. Gates Realty And Auction, LLC is not responsible for injury or damage of any kind, to anything or anyone, while previewing, bidding, loading out, or conducting business. By placing a bid, you agree to hold Gates Realty And Auction, LLC and its agents harmless regardless of opinion.

Auctioneers Announcement: The auctioneer reserves the right to accept bids on behalf of internet bidders, absentee bidders, the seller, or himself. The auctioneer reserves the right to accept or reject any bid and in all cases of dispute, the auctioneer’s decision shall be final.


Gates Realty And Auction, LLC is not responsible for malfunctions or system errors which cause a bid or a bidder to fail to be recognized or registered. Neither the company providing the software nor the auction company shall be held responsible for a missed bid or the failure of the software to function properly for any reason. In the unfortunate event of a DDOS attack or server attack/shut down, the auction company reserves the right, but is not required, to extend bidding time. To minimize the chance of being affected by internet or software issues, please use the “Max Bid” feature.

Disclosure:  Gates Realty And Auction along with the seller/s reserve the right to add, delete, change or modify any information identified to be relevant or irrelevant reserving that any communications up until the time of final accepted bid takes precedence over all previous communications in any form.