NYC Transit

The auction specialists return to New York for the PropertyRoom.com Mass Transit Lost Property auction.

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Sally and Laurence Martin in NY
Sally and Laurence Martin in NY

Sally and Laurence Martin in NY

Laurence, Sally, Mark and Billy are all in New York for the PropertyRoom.com Mass Transit Lost Property auction. 960 1280

  

Gas Mask at the preview of the Property Room.com auction

Gas Mask at the preview of the Property Room.com auction

Each year 1.6 billion people ride the subways, trains and buses of New York City. Annually 20,000 items are lost in the transit network and 14,000 items like this gas mask usually go unclaimed and end up at auction. 960 1280

  

Billy Leroy at the NY auction preview

Billy Leroy at the NY auction preview

Billy takes time to scope out the competition during the auction preview period. Looks like one of the younger bidders is doing the same. 960 1280

  

Mark Meyer scoping out a sword at the NY auction preview

Mark Meyer scoping out a sword at the NY auction preview

Mark examines an unusual item up for auction: a sword. 960 1280

  

Laurence and Sally martin during the NY auction preview

Laurence and Sally martin during the NY auction preview

Laurence and Sally sort through items during the PropertyRoom.com auction preview and take notes on the items on which they want to bid. 960 1280

  

Billy Leroy and a gas mask at the NY auction preview

Billy Leroy and a gas mask at the NY auction preview

Billy takes time to examine some of the items up for auction during the preview. He spots the gas masks. Think he will take one home? 960 1280

  

Sally and Laurence Martin with a sword at the NY auction preview

Sally and Laurence Martin with a sword at the NY auction preview

Sally and Laurence come across the same sword that Mark was eyeing earlier in the auction preview. Uh-oh, we could be in for a bidding war. 960 1280

  

PropertyRoom.com to begin

PropertyRoom.com to begin

It's time for the PropertyRoom.com auction to begin. Folks from all over the New York tri-state area have come to see what deals they can get. 960 1280

  

POV of the auctioneers

POV of the auctioneers

Here's what it looks like from the PropertyRoom.com auctioneers' perspective. Looks like a banjo is the next item up for sale. 960 1280

  

Billy Leroy bidding at the auction

Billy Leroy bidding at the auction

Billy bids on an item at the auction. Maybe he is trying to take home some of those gas masks that he saw at the preview. 960 1280

  

Mark Meyer bidding

Mark Meyer bidding

Mark bids on some of the items as well. He was very interested in the sword during the auction preview. 960 1280

  

the PropertyRoom.com auctioneers get silly

the PropertyRoom.com auctioneers get silly

The PropertyRoom.com auctioneers get a little silly and start playing the bongos during the auction. 960 1280

  

Mark Meyer after the auction

Mark Meyer after the auction

Mark is happy with his winning lots from the auction. Will he walk away with a profit? 960 1280

  

Billy Leroy with the sword

Billy Leroy with the sword

Look who ended up winning the sword! Bet Billy was happy to beat out Mark and Laurence for the win. 960 1280

  

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