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We have received many requests to accept Phone and Email Bids. To participate in absentee bidding via phone or email, you must be a registered bidder at Maurer's Auctions. If you have never attended one of our auctions or have never participated in absentee bidding, please register now. REGISTRATION Once you have registered for a bidder ID/record # with Maurer's Auctions, you will receive a confirmation email with your bidder ID/record # and additional information on placing absentee bids. Please review our PHONE BID & EMAIL BID GUIDELINES before calling or emailing to place bids.


Maurer's Auctions has been selling some type of toy train, old toy or train-related item for over 40 years. We offer state of the art presentation on all auction catalogs mailed to over 2200 registered bidders, prices realized posted on our website for all catalog auctions for the past several years, insurance coverage for all consignors, individualized mailing lists for all types of catalog auctions (ie. Prewar & Post War trains, Modern Era trains, American Flyer "S" Gage trains, Marx trains, HO, G & N Gage trains, toys and railroadiana), email notification to over 1800 valid email addresses, as well as specialty trade publications and newsprint advertising for all auctions. Our commission rate is negotiable (15%-20%) based on a variety of circumstances, such as what types of items you have to sell and the size of your consignment. We are always looking for high-quality merchandise and will go anywhere, anytime to get it into our auction hall.


Auctions Carry A 12% Buyer's Premium
2% Discount For Cash Or Pre-Approved Check Day of Sale
Ridge Fire Co.
480 Ridge Road
(Along Rt. 23 Between Rt. 100 And Phoenixville)
Spring City, PA 19475
For Information Call 610-970-7588 or Email

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