GUNS - KNIVES - COINS - AMMO -Online Bidding Only ends TUE, APRIL 20 @ 2:00 PM CDT

Commercial Auction in Breckinridge County Fairgrounds, 217 Fairgrounds Road -, Hardinsburg Kentucky, United States

20 Tuesday
20th April, 2021
Barr Realty & Auction Company, Inc.

GUNS - KNIVES - COINS - AMMO -Online Bidding Only ends TUE, APRIL 20 @ 2:00 PM CDT

Commercial Auction in Breckinridge County Fairgrounds, 217 Fairgrounds Road -, Hardinsburg Kentucky, United States

Tuesday at - 20th April , 2021


All pictures are available to view in the catalog. Online Bidding is Now Open!

TERMS & CONDITIONS PERSONAL PROPERTY: Payment to be in the form of cash, good check or wired funds for out of town gun bidders. (No credit cards or debit cards accepted). POSSESSION: After payment in full on items day of pickup. GUNS & AMMO: All will be sold by all ATF rules and regulations. All guns to be paid for at the Breckinridge Co. Fairgrounds and at time of payment on guns, the buyer will receive a paid receipt from the auction company to take to Gentry’s General Store, a licensed federal firearms dealer. There will be a background clearance check on all gun buyers at Gentry’s prior to getting possession of guns. The background clearance check will cost per buyer as follows: $15.00 first gun, $10.00 for second gun and no cost after third or more gun purchases. Please Notice: Out of State firearms buyers will be charged a 3% processing fee on total purchase price of each firearm. All out of state gun buyers will be required to have purchases shipped to home state and that cost will be the buyer’s expense. The shipping fee will be $20.00 per hand gun, $30.00 per long gun and paid to Gentry’s General Store. This is an estate auction so Barr Realty & Auction Co., Inc. auctioneers, agents, sellers and administatrix do not guarantee the function and firing of any firearm. Sold as is, where is condition. Purchaser should inspect or have inspected prior to firing. Other online bidding terms & conditions apply. Visit website at for full details. BUYER’S PREMIUM: A 10% Buyer’s Premium will be added to all winning bids to determine the final selling price of all items in auction. IMPORTANT NOTICE: All personal property sod as is, where is condition with no warranties or guarantees expressed or implied. Although information has been obtained from sources deemed to be reliable, neither the seller nor the auctioneers make any warranty or guarantee, expressed or implied, as to the accuracy of the information herein contained. Personal Property Terms 1.Your computer will automatically refresh with new bids. You do not need to refresh your webpage. Refreshing may cause a delay in your bidding experience due to the reloading of the entire page. 2. Bidding Increments: $0 - $20 = $2 Increment $20 - $100 = $5 Increment $100 - $500 = $10 Increment $500 - $1,000 = $25 Increment $1,000- $3,000 = $50 Increment $3,000 - $5,000 = $100 Increment $5,000 – $10,000 = $250 Increment $10,000 -50,000 = $500 Increment $50,000-$200,000+ = $1000 Increment 3. Auction Ending: Barr Realty & Auction Co., Inc. Online Auctions are timed events and all bidding will close at a specified time. Barr Realty & Auction Co., Inc. Online Auctions also have an auto-extend feature. Any bid placed in the final three (3) minutes of an auction, the auction ending will be automatically extended three (3) minutes from the time the bid was placed. The auto-extend feature remains active until no further bids are received within a three (3) minute time frame. The extension time normally applies to individual lots only. 4. Outbid Notification: Until the auction begins to close, the bidding software will notify bidders by email when they have been outbid. Bidders may also find out if they have been outbid by refreshing the individual lot information. Due to varying internet connections/speed, please place a max bid or constantly monitor the auction at close of bidding. Sometimes email notifications can be delayed. 5. Property Information & Inspection: Barr Realty & Auction Co., Inc. is not responsible for any missing or incorrect listing information. Barr Realty & Auction Co., Inc. has attempted to provide accurate descriptions of all items in the auction. However, it is the bidder's responsibility to inspect the item and determine the condition of each lot. Descriptions that are provided by Barr Realty & Auction Co., Inc. are provided in good faith and are matters of opinion. The only recourse for the buyer of an item or items that are missing or damaged prior to pick up is not paying for the item. If the pictures displayed with descriptions do not appear to match, contact [email protected] or call 270-422-2136 or 270-756-2136 to report the auction date and item number. 6. Sold 'As Is Where Is': Barr Realty & Auction Co., Inc. and the seller furnish all auction items to buyers 'As Is', unsupported, without warranty of any kind. Barr Realty & Auction Co., Inc. and the seller disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. Items are sold in their actual current condition, with all faults and defects, and with all errors of description. Barr Realty & Auction Co., Inc. liability to a purchaser will never exceed the purchase price actually paid for an item. Bidders accept all auction items “with all faults”, whether or not immediately apparent. Bidders are responsible for ascertaining actual current condition through personal inspection and careful review of the description, pictures, video and/or support documentation. Every bidder agrees that his or her decision to bid and the amount he or she bids have been based solely on his or her own independent inspection and evaluation of the auction items. 7. Auctioneer's Discretion: Barr Realty & Auction Co., Inc. has full discretion to modify the date and time, order, and details of the sale of any item or conduct of any auction for any reason or no reason at all, including but not limited to technical issues, emergencies, and convenience of Barr Realty & Auction Co., Inc. or the seller. 8. Server & Software Technical Issues: In the event that there are technical difficulties related to the server, software or any other online auction-related technologies, Barr Realty & Auction Co., Inc. reserves the right to extend bidding, continue the bidding, or close the bidding. Neither the company providing the software nor Barr Realty & Auction Co., Inc. shall be held responsible for a missed bid or the failure of the software to function properly for any reason. Email notifications may be sent to registered bidders with updated information as deemed necessary by Barr Realty & Auction Co., Inc. 9. Terms: Barr Realty & Auction Co., Inc. reserves the right to reject any and all bids for any reason. An accepted bid is a legal binding contract. Items become the full responsibility of the bidder at the time that payment is received. The bidder assumes all risk of loss or damage to the item at that time. Barr Realty & Auction Co., Inc. reserves the right to resell any personal property that is not paid for in full by the conclusion of the stated pickup date. In any such event, the bidder will still be responsible for payment for the original purchase and the costs of collection of this payment and/or damages resulting for the resale of the property. Barr Realty & Auction Co., Inc reserves the right to change bidders’ username and or password for any reason deemed necessary by Barr Realty and Auction Co., Inc. Buyer and or Bidder agrees to hold harmless and indemnify Barr Realty & Auction Co., Inc. and its Agents, Owners, Directors, Employees and its Representatives from any and all claims, damages or suits including but not limited to awards, judgments, costs, fees, etc. 10. Buyer's Premium: There will be a ten percent (10%) Buyer’s Premium added to final bid price to determine the final selling price of the auction lot. 11. Payment: Payment must be made before item(s) are removed by the specified date on the auction advertisement. All sales are final. There are no returns, refunds, or adjustments. Barr Realty & Auction Co., Inc. accepts the following forms of payment: Cash, Wire Transfer, personal check, Cashier’s Check and Money Orders. 12. Auction Cancellation: Barr Realty & Auction Co., Inc. reserves the right to cancel this auction, or remove any item or lot from this auction prior to the close of bidding. 13. Bidder Verification: The identity of all bidders will be verified. Bidding rights are provisional, and if complete verification is not possible, Barr Realty & Auction Co., Inc. will reject the registration, and bidding activity will be terminated. The Seller and Barr Realty & Auction Co., Inc. reserve the right to preclude any person from bidding if there is any question as to the person’s credentials, mental fitness, etc. 14. Bidder Responsibilities: Bidder responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Bidders agree to keep their username and password confidential, as they are responsible for ANY and ALL activity involving their account. When using the web site you must obey any and all local state and federal laws. Violations will result in termination of web site use privileges. Auction company employees and/or auction company may bid on auction. We gather aggregate information from the web site which may include but is not limited to: number of page visitors, most visited pages, and any and all correspondence. 15. Personal Property Pickup: All items, must be picked up from the address listed on the auction, as well as the date listed, once Barr Realty & Auction Co., Inc. has received and acknowledged payment in full. Items will not be released to buyers until payment is made in full to Barr Realty & Auction Co., Inc. Bidders are responsible for rigging, loading, and moving all items purchased without assistance from Barr Realty & Auction Co., Inc. If you are the winning bidder on large items, please bring help and equipment to load the item. 16. Security: Surveillance and security are on site; please do not enter the property except at the specified preview date and time or by appointment. 17. Default: If purchases are not settled by the specified pick up day, it will be considered in default. Upon default the bidder will be black listed/blocked from bidding on Barr Realty & Auction Co., Inc. auctions, as well as M



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PICKUP LOCATION will be at the Breckinridge County Fairgrounds located at 217 Fairgrounds Road Hardinsburg, KY 40143. From the Breckinridge County Middle School at the corner of US 60 and Hwy. 1616 (known as Fairgrounds Rd.) take Hwy. 1616 one mile to the fairgrounds on the right. Signs Posted.

BARR REALTY & AUCTION CO., INC. has been selected by Mary Hutchison, Administratrix of the John and Mary A. Hesler Estate, to conduct the following Online Bidding Only Auction. Auctioneers: Mark Barr, Stephen Barr, Jamie Barr, Chris Barr, Dennie Armes, App. Evan Barr and Bobby Carwile.

ORDER OF AUCTION: The auction will be conducted by Online Bidding Only. Log onto to register to bid.

PAYMENT & PICKUP DATE AND TIME: Will be Friday, April 23rd from 9:00 AM CDT to 4:30 PM CDT. If you or someone you designate can’t make the payment and pickup scheduled date, please DO NOT bid. Pickup is set up with Covid-19 regulations & procedures for the safety of buyers and staff. See terms & conditions for info. Guns must be picked up by the actual purchaser.




Going on the Auction Block by Online Bidding Only will be 81 total guns, 53 lots of ammunition, 481 lots of Case knives, some XX and other brands; and 157 lots of coins that include several rare coins. All lots will be displayed on the auction company’s online catalog. NOTE: All items have been removed from the Hesler home to a secured site. 

ITEM INSPECTION: Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic situation there will be no physical inspection of items. There will be detailed pictures and descriptions of all lots included in the auction company’s online catalog. 

PICKUP DATE AND TIME: Friday, April 23rd from 9:00 AM CDT to 4:30 PM CDT. AUCTIONEER’S NOTE: The late John Hesler had a passion and enjoyment for traveling to auctions or wherever else he could to locate a gun, coin or knife to purchase. Please make plans to register to bid and buy by online bidding only at one of the largest gun, knife, coin and ammo collections to be sold by auction in many years.





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