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ONLINE AUCTION - goods at two locations

Tuesday 14/01/2020 - Time: 12:00 PM

This auction consists of the total assets of Samson Hosiery Ltd - in liquidation

The lots in the first part of this auction (lots 1-200) are located at Samson Hosiery's former trading premises, located just outside the centre of Manchester, near the Etihad (Manchester City) Football Stadium

The lots in the second part of the sale, lots 501 onwards (primarily being the socks and yarn) are located at our premises in South Manchester

It takes approximately 30 minutes to drive from Robson Kay to the Samson premises

VIEW (at both sites): Thursday 9th January 2020 from 9.30am - 3.30pm

Samson Hosiery: (lots 1-200) The Dresser Centre, 16 Whitworth Street, Manchester M11 2NE 

Robson Kay Associates (lots 501 onwards): Tilson Road, Manchester, M23 9GF

BIDDING CLOSES from 12 Noon on Tuesday 14th January 2020

Auction now live and bidding has commenced - follow this link for full details



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The total assets of a Hosiery Manufacturer in liquidation

This sale comprises the total assets of Samson Hosiery Ltd - in liquidation, who manufactured socks for blue chip customers from modern premises near Manchester city centre

The bulk of the machinery and other industrial assets are being sold in-situ at Samson's former trading premises

The socks, yarn and some other assets have been moved to our premises 

Please note this means potentially viewing and collecting from two different sites

53 Sangiacomo hosiery / sock knitting machines

53 individually lotted Sangiacomo hosiery / sock knitting machines

Including Hi-Tech 1C, Star 35, Star 40 LT, Star 45, Star 50, 6CUS-2V, Fantasia LT & 2V, etc

Typically 10 -20 years old

The lot descriptions include diameter, needle, gauge and other information wherever possible 

Also, large quantity of spares

Other Hosiery machinery

4 off Rosso Horizon type 015 sock toe closing machines
Rosso Electronic Super type 025 sock toe closing machine
2 off Extraction systems each including Danfoss VLT HVAC Drive
2000 Helint sock module type 101 sock finishing line
2011 Ermest type S2000N sock finishing line
Small 6 station sock finishing line
Simet SE2 winder
Corchi BR2-T winder
and more 

General Textile Machinery

Large Commerical Laundry machinery
Heat transfer presses
Juki sewing machine
Tecma pastic tag fastening system - bench mounted
Hand held plastic tag guns
and more 

Handling and Packaging

Electric pedestrian pallet truck
Pallet trucks
Tape guns
Pakseal Akebond automatic strapping machine
Hand banding equipment
TPE Saxon hot-air continuous heat sealing machines
Pallet racking
Bolt free and bolted racking
and more


2011 & 2014 Kaeser HPC Aircenter SK25 Sigma all on one screw compressor 
Other compressors and dryers
Benson tubular gas cabinet heater
Power tools & hand tools
and more

Large Quantities of Yarn

Many thousands of hanks of yarn 

Large Quantity of Socks

Large quantity of socks

Office Furniture & Equipment

Desks, cabinets, chairs, good quantiy label and other printers, modern vendIng machine, domestic appliances, pool table, TVs, etc, etc 

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