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Morton Building - to be tore down, 40 by 90
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George Sitter    Posted 07-09-2004 at 12:19:06       [Reply]  [Send Email]
Does anyone have an idea what a used Morton Building, 40 by 90, be worth?

There were horse stalls in it; however, those have been sold.

Any info would be appreciated.


deadcarp    Posted 07-09-2004 at 14:27:46       [Reply]  [No Email]
Not a morton but I saw one of those steel-ribbed qounset-type bldgs about that size go at auction for $3000. The guy decided where he wanted it put, torch-cut the whole thing off above the footings, unbolted it, moved it, reassembled it and poured new footings around the cut ends of the walls for another $1000. Only his 12-foot-tall bay door is now a 10-footer. Still quite a bargain!


toolman    Posted 07-09-2004 at 15:05:08       [Reply]  [No Email]
there was a 30x60ft qounset in the paper here last week for $2500.00 already disassembled, couldn,t find out where thought, nobody ever answered the phone.


cowlady    Posted 07-09-2004 at 15:16:33       [Reply]  [No Email]
Our 45 x 60 (or so) Morton Cattle building cost us around $15,000, new and set up.

However my brother-in-law bought one the size of yours (we had to dis-assemble) with 3 garage doors for $1,000. It seems to me it's how badly they want to get rid of it. We STILL haven't put together my brother-in-law's building yet. If you need to hire a crew, figure that into the price of what you'll pay. Good Luck!


toolman    Posted 07-09-2004 at 15:19:48       [Reply]  [No Email]
theres a fellow across the road having a crew set up a riding arena for his wife, 60x120 x14 high i think two doors around 100 000 canadian, i have heard.


deadcarp    Posted 07-09-2004 at 17:54:07       [Reply]  [No Email]
For that kind of money, i hope his wife rides a mercedes in there! heh heh


toolman    Posted 07-09-2004 at 22:09:39       [Reply]  [No Email]
thats for sure , nice to have but i think it gets a bit cool here to ride all winter,was down in montana , at a arena there they had a boiler , made into a stove sittin in the corner , they would fire that up to take the chill off.something about it bein warmer outside than in, in the winter.dunno but id like to have the money spent on it.


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