Frequently Asked Questions

We’d like to hire a carriage for our event.
How do I sell my carriage?
How much is my carriage worth?
I need help restoring my carriage.

We’d like to hire a carriage for our event or wedding.

The CAA has been contacted by the following vendors who offer carriages for hire. Need to find someone closer to you? Carriage Operators of America also keeps a list of professional carriage operators here.

BusinessContactAddress 1Address 2CityStateZip CodeCountryPhoneWebsite
Johmar FarmsJohn & Mary Block14330 Ostrum Trail NorthMarine-on-St. CroixMN55047United States651-433-5312
Paul Glaesemann6219 Church RoadDuluthMN55803United States218-721-4626
Wes & Jane Licht2964 County Trunk HWY ABMcFarlandWI53558United States608-838-8178
The Carriage CollectionThom Mezick211 West Main StreetP.O. Box 110New LondonOH44851United States419-929-6781
Warnercrest Farms Harness ShopAnn & Vince WarnerBox 92MasonvilleNY13804United States607-265-3577
Tennessee Livery & CarriageGaryLenoirTNUnited
White Rose Carriage ServiceJulie Emmons9863 Harding Highway WestLa RueOH43332United States740-499-3382
Ocala Carriage & ToursOcalaFLUnited States1877-996-2252
Hackney Horse & CarriageKimberly Fishman1159 Masonic Ave, Suite BSan FranciscoCA94117United
East Coast Carriages139 Buckson CourtBearDE19701United
Germantown Carriage & Livery Co.Joe Fite5441 S. Union RoadMiamisburgOH45342United States937-855-4512
Celebrations Carriage CompanyRodney Chandler or Carole YoungP.O. Box 94KelloggID83837United States208-682-4595
Yogi HoweYogi
Tom SheltonTom Shelton1793 Old Humble Mill RoadAsheboroNC27205-7878United States336-879-8201

How do I sell my carriage?

The CAA has been contacted by the following auctioneers.

BusinessContactAddress 1Address 2CityStateZip CodeCountryPhoneFaxWebsite
Topeka Auction & Marketing, Inc.Robert BalePO Box 279TopekaIN46571United
Wild as the Wind FarmWild as the Wind FarmUptonMA01568United States508-529-6278
Thimbleby & ShorlandSarah NeedhamMarket House, P.O. Box 17531 Great Knollys StReading, BershireRG1 7HUUnited Kingdom011-44-118-950861011-44-118-950589
National Carriage, Antique & Draft Auction888
Dixie Draft Horse, Mule & Carriage AuctionDean BeachyP.O. Box 367BerlinOH44610United States330-893-3541330-893-3545

How much is my carriage worth?

Evaluating a carriage’s worth is dependent on many factors including condition, maker, size and type of carriage. The following people offer evaluation services.

BusinessContactAddress 1Address 2CityStateZip CodeCountryPhoneFaxWebsite
Coachman's Delight, IncAndy MarcouxMedway Mills161 Main St., Unit 1AMedwayMA02053United
DAVIS PUBLISHINGEileen Davis1890 Pemberton Dr.PrescottAZ86305United States888 836-3211
Edward T.Tuten, ISA CAPPEdward T.Tuten, ISA CAPPTeam Estate Appraisal6973 Crestridge RoadMemphisTN38119United States901-758-2659
FA. STOLKMaria StolkGroot Oeuer 87707 PV
Geyer, Tom & Anne Tom & Anne Geyer203 Podunk RoadSturbridgeMA01566United States508-347-3931
GREENALL CARRIAGE HOUSEJohn and Sue Greenall268 Kings Highway at Blood Hill RoadWest WindsorVT05089United
HANSEN WHEEL AND WAGON SHOPDoug Hansen, PresidentOld Wagon Road40979 245 Str.LetcherSD57359United States605 996-8754605
High Country Horse DrawnHarlan & Joal Olson6350 Heavenly LaneBozemanMT59715United
KRINGLE SLEIGH COMPANYJack Bollinger2200 Mastodon Ct.ImperialMO63052United
POPPE, CHARLIE AND SUZIECharlie and Suzie Poppe4856 Salty LaneCincinnatiiOH45244United States513 688-0210 or 513 528-6025
Wheeling, KenKen WheelingBox 38N. FerrisburgVT05473United States802-453-3759
WILD AS THE WIND FARMWild as the Wind FarmUptonMA01568United States508-529-6278

I need help restoring my carriage.

The CAA has a great many books in our bookstore about restoring carriages. We also have a list of nearly 600 vendors that specialize in various parts of carriage restoration – pin stripping, dash repair, specialized fabric, etc. We hope that you find this list helpful, click here to access.

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