The Historical Commission is selling approximately 45 remaining 2-seater and 1 4-seater solid maple Heywood Wakefield chair sets, used in Town Hall since 1923, which have been declared surplus.
When: November 9, 2019, 10 a.m.-12 noon, OPEN TO ALL
Where: Old Town Hall, 491 Main St., West Newbury, MA
Price: $50 for 2-seater sets; $100 for 4-seater sets (these are sold on Etsy, eBay, Chairish, and other sites for porches, mudrooms, etc. for much, much more)
Terms: CHECKS MADE OUT TO TOWN OF WEST NEWBURY ONLY—no cash, no credit/debit cards; sold as is, with all sales final
For more details, see the Historical Commission website
You might take home the very chair Virginia Lee Burton used in 1938 when she attended Town Meeting and sketched West Newbury characters and Town Hall when writing the children’s classic Mike Mulligan and His Steamshovel !