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YDBKA 18th Annual Auction

11th May 2019 @ 09:00 - 15:00

Items accepted from 9.00am with viewing from 11.00am. Auction starts at 12 noon

NB: Bees can be accepted Friday 10th May evening by prior appointment and at your own overnight risk, in secure and sealed boxes. – MUST BE EXAMINED by the Bee Inspector prior to arrival.

INFORMATION FOR BUYERS:

  1. Car parking and entry to the Auction are free
  2. If you think that you may bid for any items, please register your name with the Steward at the entrance. You will be given a numbered card. Please show this to the Auctioneer when the hammer falls on the sold lot
  3. Registering your name does not commit you to buying
  4. Lots will be accepted from 09:00 hours, and viewing begins from 11:00 hours. The auction will commence at 12:00 hours
  5. The vendor may fix a reserve price on any items by informing the Steward when booking in the lot
  6. When multiple lots of the same item are for sale, the buyer of the first lot may have “first refusal” on the rest of the lots at the same price (subject to any reserve placed on them). The Auctioneer will identify such “stand on” lots
  7. A commission of 5% will be added to the selling hammer price
  8. Items become the property of the purchaser only after payment, which may be made by cash or cheque. We are unable to accept credit or debit cards. Cheque to be made payable to “YDBKA”
  9. Stewards will only release goods to buyers on production of a receipt from the Cashier. All lots including those that are unsold must be cleared from the premises by 16:00 hours on the day of the Auction, except for bees which shall be removed by 20:00 hours
  10. Entry to the Auction does not include entry to the Museum complex, for which the Museum standard entry fees will be charged

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INFORMATION FOR SELLERS

  1. Car parking and entry to the Auction are free
  2. If you wish to sell any items, please register your name with the Steward at the entrance
  3. BEES FOR SALE – BEES MUST HAVE BEEN INSPECTED AND CLEARED by the Seasonal Bee Inspector three weeks or less before they are brought to Murton for sale, otherwise they will not be accepted for sale. Written proof of inspection is required
  4. Inspected and cleared bees can be brought the evening before the Auction day, between 19:00 hours and 21:00 hours, if they are to be allowed to fly
  5. Lots will be accepted from 09:00 on the Auction day. They should be of reasonable quality and will be scrutinized by the Stewards before being accepted – the Stewards decision being final. It is recommended that all equipment be sterilized before submitting it for sale. Drawn comb, rusty tin ware and items of poor quality will not be accepted
  6. The vendor may fix a reserve price on any item by informing the Steward when booking in the items
  7. Viewing will commence at 11:00 hours, and the Auction will commence at 12:00 hours
  8. All monies due from the Treasurer will be paid to the seller by cheque, posted to the sellers registered address, as soon as possible after the sale. No commission will be deducted from the selling price
  9. Entry to the Auction does not include entry to the Museum complex, for which the Museum standard entry fees will be charged

Details

Date:
11th May 2019
Time:
09:00 - 15:00
Event Category:

Organiser

YDBKA
Website:
www.yorkbeekeepers.com

Venue

Murton Park
Murton park
York, YO19 5UF United Kingdom
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