SOLD $134,750 - The Barge Restaurant Bar and Grill Vessel

SOLD $134,750 - The Barge Restaurant Bar and Grill Vessel

Riverboat Auction    Thursday, January 13th at Noon Registration and Inspection begin at 11:00AM   1414 MacCorkle Ave SW Charleston, WV Behind the Trojan Landing, Mile 56 Kanawha River   

Live and Online Bidding

Call: Blake Shamblin

Riverboat Auction 


Thursday, January 13th at Noon

Registration and Inspection begin at 11:00AM


1414 MacCorkle Ave SW

Charleston, WV

Behind the Trojan Landing, Mile 56 Kanawha River 



The Barge Restaurant and Grill Vessel


  • The subject vessel is an all steel, welded barge. 
  • The barge dimensions are estimated to measure at 110’L x 32’W x 5’ D.
  •  The vessel has a two-level Bar & Grill Restaurant with wood material mounted to the deck of the barge. 
  • Kitchen and Restaurant equipment Convey
  • 600 Amp 120/208-volt three phase electric
  • Survey from 2017 determined market value on vessel to be between $900,000 to $1,200,000.



Directions: I-64, take exit 56 for Montrose Dr.  Keep left at the fork, follow signs for Kanawha Turnpike/Montrose Drive/WV Regional Technology Park/Comm & Tech College.  Turn left onto Central Ave/Montrose Dr.  Turn left onto Kanawha Turnpike for 1.8 miles.  Turn left onto MacCorkle Ave SW for 0.4 miles.  Arriving at destination.




A 10% nonrefundable deposit of the total contracted price due day of auction (or within 24 hours for online bidders). Balance due within 30 days.  Credit card payments are not accepted.


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As-Is, Where Is: All items and lots are sold on an As-Is, Where-Is and With All Faults basis without exception. There is no warranty of any type expressed or implied as to the fitness or merchantability for any particular purpose of any goods offered in this auction. Joe R. Pyle Complete Auction & Realty Service does not know or guarantee that equipment is original to car and does not guarantee original equipment.  Joe R. Pyle Complete Auction & Realty Service does not guarantee the year of vehicle.  As with vehicles, parts could have been added or subtracted throughout the years.  Buyers understand that all lots and items are being offered as used and therefore have some level of wear and/or damage and are by the very nature of being "used and/or pre-owned and/or aged" are at some level of defective. The auctioneer and seller expressly and specifically disclaim, without limitation, any warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Removal is at the buyer's sole obligation, risk and expense. No sale shall be invalidated by reason of any defect or inaccuracy in any of the items or lots by reason of their being incorrectly described orally or written, invoiced or cataloged, and no liability will be borne by the auctioneers, licensees, employees and agents in respect to any such faults or errors. All marketing and information has been prepared only as a guide and is not offered as completely accurate, nor does it give the buyers all of the information on the item or lot. Except as herein contained, there shall be no guarantees or warranties, expressed or implied, statutory or otherwise of any nature whatsoever. Buyers will accept the items or lots in spite of any defects or conditions, known or unknown, visible or not visible, and therefore buyers do by these presents remise, release, acquit, quit claim and forever discharge the sellers, auctioneers, licensees, employees and agents from any and all claims now and in the future. The buyers hold the obligation and duty to inspect all items and lots during the inspection period prior to any bidding. Buyers are urged to physically inspect the items or lots during the inspection period. No bids can be withdrawn during or after the auction for any reason. Buyer understands that these terms as well as all other terms and conditions can only be amended or revised in writing and signed by the auctioneer. Buyer also agrees that any oral, written or electronic representation made by the auctioneer, seller, employees or agents shall not modify these terms. Buyer understands that any description given in the catalog or written on the lot is not guaranteed, and the buyer will rely entirely on their own inspection and/or investigations. All information and descriptions contained in advertising this sale are believed correct, but no responsibility is assumed by the auctioneer, seller, employees or agents for any errors or omissions. Every item sold is sold As-Is, Where-Is. Joe R. Pyle Auctions provides condition information only as a courtesy to the bidders and is not responsible for errors in description or condition. Buyers have the opportunity to view the items in person and determine condition as well as any other factors relating to the description of the item and have the obligation to do so prior to bidding.  



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Payment: A 10% Deposit of the total contracted price due day of auction (or within 24 hours for online bidders). Balance due within 30 days.  Credit card payments will not be accepted. 







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