here is the website that has it listed. Neal put in a bid and wound up the owner, for the price of $85,000. i think the whole thing is for sale but the cost to revovate ir to be used is pretty high and have to go through some touch regulations. He said he proved it go through hurricanes and the facility will last another thirty to forty years. Unless a hurricane came through and knocked it over, leaving you with the bill for cleaning up since it fell on a live bottom area. 322 Shipyard Blvd.Wilmington, NC 28412(910) 791-8070. high bidder is "OIFC" I wonder if that might be Ocean Isle Fishing Center? One story was about finding fish around the top of the Platform ???? I think bidding starts at 10,000.gonna bid? RELATED: Frying Pan Tower gets new lease on life. Heard there was a bridge in Brooklyn for sale too! FPTower Inc. The environmental, legal, and repair costs associated with this tower would be astronomical. 15711 Clems Creek Ln. A frying pan or skillet is an indispensable tool in your kitchen, so you're going to want to pick one that will last a lifetime. The way I've been reading those links to the Tower For Sale, it looks like the bidding is on pause..?? 4.4 … yea, they are only selling the tower itself, not the land that its standing on. The bidding process kicked off at $10,000 Thursday, with two people already stepping up to the plate. Frying Pan Tower was built in 1964 and served as a light tower along the Frying Pan Shoals for decades. The owner, Richard Neal, says he's selling the structure, located about 40 miles off of Masonboro Inlet, at the eastern edge of Frying Pan Shoals. The schedule is for Friday, November 13th. All proceeds from the sale of merchandise are used to help us achieve our mission in restoring, protecting and preserving the tower for future generations. Thats probabally why the bidding is so low. If what Slackerb say's is true about the land not being for sale, you all know as soon as it gets sold the gov. does anyone know if they are really selling the Fryingpan Tower? Our purpose is to restore, protect and preserve the retired USCG light tower so it can continue to provide … Rube is a very smart Fellow along with his Sons.. Ashlea Kosikowski is an anchor at WECT and FOX Wilmington. FryingPan Tower is much larger than it appears, it has well over 2000 Sq Ft of living space and the Chopper Pad was rated for 10 tons when it was built...It may not be weak at all, for most use........I have a friend who many years ago would fly to the Tower for work..He had some tall stories about it. (I am sure they have), In all reality, what difference does it make who buys the darn thing? Every dollar counts with 100% of the proceeds being used to cover the costs of restoration and repairs. MICHELANGELO Frying Pan with Lid, Nonstick 8 Inch Frying Pan with Ceramic Titanium Coating, Copper Frying Pan with Lid, Small Frying Pan 8 Inch, Nonstick Frying Pans, Small Copper Skillet - 8 Inch. It turned out to be an adventure, as Neal turned the structure into a bed and breakfast that included fishing and diving. We choose our pans only from manufacturers of the highest quality, so you know when you shop at Bed Bath & Beyond, you're getting top-notch cookware. "When I got it, it was what is this," Richard Neal said Thursday from his home in Charlotte. He was the sole bid for the property and ended up buying it sight unseen. Neal says the process will last at least through this month. An auction of Frying Pan Tower is underway today. Its $13,000.00 ..I assume it is OIFC, Capt. Neal claims it's "not beautiful," but he says he made it work again and upgraded the property. Bidding is open and currently at $13k. Copyright 2018 WECT. That true? Check out our merchandise items sold online at fptower.org - everything from a variety of shirts, caps, souvenir glasses and mugs, and insulated can Koozies. You can watch her on WECT News First at Four and anchoring from WECT's Live Alert desk from 5-6:30 on weeknights and 10:00 on FOX Wilmington. #1322 i would be the first to visit and spend a little money for a drink and food on every trip. Product Title Tasty 9.5" Diamond Reinforced Non-Stick Frying Pan - Copper Average Rating: ( 4.3 ) out of 5 stars 146 ratings , based on 146 reviews Product Spec https://rc.gsa.gov/ResourceCenter/PRHomePage/loadProperty.do?propId=12984. is going to say, "you bought it, now get it the F off my property.". A big shout out to our business sponsors who support the mission of FPTower Inc. We encourage our site visitors to check out these businesses online, and support the businesses who support Frying Pan Tower. Iwonder if you "Bought It" if you could replace it with another structure? | By NANZORIGINAL. "Now it's time for the next guy to grab it," Neal said. some builder could make a killing if they can get it fixed and make something out of it. In 2010, the Charlotte computer programmer found a government website where the tower was being put on auction. And asbestos would probably get you a fine somehow. Show your support and help restore Frying Pan Tower when you purchase branded merchandise sold directly through our website. An auction of Frying Pan Tower is underway today. FPTower Inc. is proud to partner with Black Powder Coffee, a small batch, craft roaster of responsibly harvested coffee beans that are shade grown at high elevations from many origins. The structure was a floating lighthouse until 1965. May 3, 2018 at 1:20 AM EDT - Updated August 14 at 2:30 PM, Southport police looking for persons of interest, Southport-Ft. 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