Thainstone Collective Sale of Plant, Machinery and Equipment


Saturday 18th August 2018 from 9:00 am

at Thainstone Centre, Inverurie. AB51 5XZ

Auction of Light and Heavy Commercial Vehicles, 4x4’s, Excavators, Tractors, Telescopic Handlers, Agricultural Machinery and Equipment, Builders Equipment and Supplies, Engineering and Horticultural, Plant, Equipment and Hand Tools.

Online bidding available with for Light and Heavy Commercial Vehicles, 4x4's, Excavators, Tractors, Telescopic Handlers, Small Plant and Groundcare Equipment ONLY! - Photo's also available here.

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All Goods accepted during the week of sale Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday. 8.00am till 8.00pm

NOTE: Only tractors, mobile plant, light & heavy commercial vehicles and 4x4 entries accepted on Friday 9am-5pm.
No other goods accepted on Friday.

Strictly no intake on Saturday. Sale will start at 9.00am



Viewing Times

Friday 9am to 5pm and morning of sale from 8am

Note: Exchange Hall from 3.30pm or immediately after set-up until 8.00pm


Following the sale, collection can be made at the following times:

Monday to Wednesday 8.00am – 8.00pm
Thursday 8.00am – 5.00pm
Thereafter by arrangement only by phoning 01467 623710 or 623770.

Notice to all EU buyers

Please note that HMRC are enforcing standard VAT on all purchases made in the UK until adequate proof of goods being exported is provided. Please download our guide for further information.

All buyers welcome

Current Entries Include

On Behalf of Local Authorities, Government Bodies and Liquidators

On behalf of the Liquidators of a Local Construction Company:

18/67 Ford Transit Custom 270 Trend 2.0TDCi Panel Van
15/15 Volkswagen Transporter T32 140 2.0TDi Startline SWB Panel Van
12/12 Volkswagen Transporter T32 140 2.0TDi SWB Panel Van
Ifor Williams LM105G Twin Axle Dropside Trailer c/w Ladder Rack
Ifor Williams TT1056 Twin Axle Dropside Tipping Trailer c/w Ladder Rack

Large quantity of various construction tools and equipment

Direct Local Authority 

12/12 Fiesta 1.4TDCi Van
2 No. 11/11 Transit 100 T280M fwd
2 No. 11/11 Fiesta 1.4TDCi Van
11/11 Connect 75 T200
10/10 Iveco Iris Minibus 17 seats
10/59 Transit 85 T280 swb
09/09 Transit 115 T350 lwb rwd
09/09 Connect T200 L90
09/58 Iveco Daily 65C18 6.5t Tower Wagon
08/58 Transit 100 T350 lwb
08/08 Ranger 2.5TD single cab 2wd pickup
08/08 LDV Maxus 3.5t 120 lwb H/R
06/06 LDV Maxus 3.5t 120 lwb H/R
11/61 DAF CF75 360 6x4 Top Loader
10/10 Dennis Eagle Elite 2 6x4 RCV
09/09 DAF CF75 360 6x4 Top Loader
3 No. 09/09 Dennis Eagle Elite 2 6x4 RCV
08/08 Dennis Eagle Elite 2 6x4 RCV
08/08 MAN 18.284 4x2 tipper
06/06 MAN 26.353 6x4 RCV

Direct Scottish Fire & Rescue Service

06/06 Mercedes Axor 1840LS 4x2 Tractor Unit, manual, only 12000kms from new, c/w Corus twin axle Mobile Command/Incident Support unit
14/64 Audi Q5 2.0TDi Quattro S Line Plus
03/03 Ford Ranger 2.5TD D/C 4wd

Other Expected Entries:

Thomas the Tank Replica – VG’s Express 2, 4wd, 3 cylinder diesel caterpillar engine complete with two carriages

15/15 Scania P410 8x4 Tipper
14/14 Scania P410 8x4 Tipper
13/13 Iveco Stralis AS440S46TXP 6x2 midlift unit
12/62 DAF XF105 510 Super Space Cab, 6x2 mid lift, manual, sliding fifth wheel, gearbox retarder
12/12 Iveco Stralis AS440S50TXP 6x2 midlift unit
11/61 MAN TGM 26.340 6x4 6 cu. Mixer
2 No. 12/12 Iveco Euro Cargo 75E16S Curtainsider
12/12 Iveco Stralis AD190S31YP Curtainsider
11/61 Iveco Stralis AS440S50TXP 6x2 midlift unit
11/11 Iveco Euro Cargo 75E18S Box van
11/11 Iveco Stralis AD260S45YP Curtainsider
10/60 Iveco Trakker AD340T36 6x2
10/10 Iveco Euro Cargo ML180E30P Chassis
10/10 Iveco Stralis AD260S31YPS 6x2
09/59 Iveco Stralis AD260S33YP 6x2 Curtainsider
09/09 Iveco Euro Cargo 18025K Skip Loader
08/58 Iveco Trakker AD340T36 6x2 Tipper c/w Crane
08/08 Scania R420 8x4 Multilift Hookloader
07/57 Scania R560 Euro 4 6x2 Tag, Manual, Griffin Spec, Leather Seats, Fridge Freezer
Microwave, Coffee Maker, Climate Control, Parrot Kit, Twin Bunk, Fuel Tanks 300 Litre o/s, 200 Litre n/s, Top Bar 6 No. Lights, Beacon Bar, Full Chassis Cover
07/07 DAF CF85 360, 8x4 Alloy Tipper, manual, electric easy sheet, on board weigher
06/56 DAF LF45 Fridge van c/w taillift
06/06 Renault Premium 420DCi 26ft flat, 6x2 tag, manual, twin sleeper, drag gear
05/05 Scania P380 8x4 Tipper
04/04 DAF 75.310 6x2 beaver tail 10 ton winch

2005 Britcom triaxle trailer, MOT until June 2019, Paton 22ft box, 1 deck cattle, 3 deck sheep. Box in good working order.
2003 Wilcox Bulker plank side Stepframe bulker trailer c/w weigher. TASCC registered and MOT till 8/6/19.
Broshius Step frame extender trailer.
2017 John Deere 1580 Front Mower c/w 72inch fast back deck
2017 John Deere Z997R
2015 Merlo TF38-7CS  
2014 Hitachi  Zaxis 130LCN
2013 Volvo ER25, 2403 hours
2012 Merlo P55-5CS
2012 Volvo EC18C Excavator, 3 buckets, 2249 Hours
2011 CAT 312BL
2010 Schaffer 9330
10/60 Kubota B2530
09/09 JCB JS145W rubber duck
2008 Hitachi ZX180LC-3
06/55 Case MXU 135 4wd
2004 John Deere 4120
2004 Toyota 1.8t Diesel Forklift, with Cab and Container Spec Mast, Sideshift, All New Tyres and recently serviced by Groundwater
2002 CAT 320B excavator.
2002 Dieci 30-9 Telehandler
2002 Dieci 35-12 Telehandler
1999 Grove AMZ 131XT Cherry Picker
1999 Bomag BW80 Twin Drum Roller
1987 JCB 520
94/M Case International 856 XL Plus 7700hrs
84/B Claas Dominator 106, Perkins Engine, 15ft Table & Trolley, new Flotation Tyres all round fitted last year, 2893 engine hours from new. Serviced by Sellars every year for the first 32 years of its life.
91/J John Deere 1169H Hillmaster c/w 814 Header
1989 New Holland TX32, 12 ft header & trolley, 3467 hours, 4 speed manual gears, Variator, Fixed sieves, Manual controls, Goodyear 23.1-30 50% & Goodyear 13.0/65-18 40%
81/X David Brown 1390
Ferguson TE-20 Petrol Paraffin
Massey Ferguson 690 2wd, 12 speed
MF4245 4WD C/W front linkage
Ford 655C 4WD Loader Backhoe
New Holland 1540 C/W 10’ Cutterbar
JPM 14t Dump trailer – Brand New
Benford 1200 roller
Ford 5000 tractor
Kubota B7200 tractor
JCB groundhog 6 wheel diesel atv
8 Tonne Twin Axle Grain Trailer
Abbey 1100 Gallon Vacuum Tanker
Vicon 1601 Round Baler
KV 7558 Bale Wrapper
2003 New Holland BB 940 packer cutter square baler
Claas Rollant 250 Roto Cut
KV 4F Rev Plough (New Boards)
Marshall 8T Mono Trailer
3T Tipping Trailer
Marshall 22’ Bale Trailer
Norsden NS3030 Drill
McHale 991 Bale Wrapper  (5500 bales)
Transpread SS lime Spreader
Tanco Bale Wrapper
Reekie Ridgers
John Deere Pro 53MV
2 No. John Deere Pro 47V mower
John Deere Run 51 mower
John Deere R545 mower
John Deere HD deck
Snowex Trailer Mount
2 No. Campey Dakota Side Conveyer
Campey Dragmat Lift Frame
2 No. Campey Dragmat
Phoenix 1000 Emulsion Sprayer
Nixon Drain Jetter Vanpack
Graco 5900 petrol Paint Sprayer
Graco King Pump Paint Sprayer
2016 Brian James 2 axle 5M Car Transporter
Ifor Williams 14’ DP120 Tri Axle Livestock Trailer c/w Sheep Decks & Gates
Ifor Williams LM126 3.5 Tonne Twin Axle Drop Side Trailer
Ifor Williams LM125 2.7 Tonne Twin Axle Drop Side Trailer c/w Mesh & Loading Ramp

16ft Exhibition unit
2 No. Biz Karts with 200cc Honda engines

17/17 Isuzu D-Max Utah 2.5TD D/C Auto
15/65 Iveco Daily 35S13V H2 Van
15/65 Iveco Daily 35S13V H3 Van
15/15 Nissan Cabstar NT400 34.14 LWB
15/15 Corsavan 1.3CDTi
15/15 Iveco Daily 70C17H H3 van
15/15 Transit 350 L2H2 van
15/15 Isuzu D-Max Utah D/C Auto
15/15 Nissan Cabstar NT400 Dropside
14/64 Transit L3 H3 Trend
14/14 Ranger 3.2TDCi Wildtrak
14/14 Ford Ranger 2.2TDCi XLT D/C
14/14 Transit Custom Tourneo Limited 8 seat
14/14 Peugeot Partner 625 HDi
14/14 Renault Trafic LL29DCi Extra
13/63 Transit Custom 270L1 D/C van
13/63 Transit Custom 290L2 D/C van
13/13 Transit 300S Dropside
13/13 Transit Custom 290L2 D/C van
13/13 VW Crafter CR35 136TDi lwb 
13/13 Fiesta 1.4TDCi Van
12/62 Transit 350 Luton
12/12 Connect T200 swb
11/61 Mitsubishi L200 2.5TD Club Cab
11/61 Transit 125 T350 Trend rwd
11/11 Transit 280MWB Trend
11/11 Citroen Dispatch 1000HDi
10/60 Vivaro 2900 2.0CDTi D/C van
10/10 VW Caddy C20 102PS
09/59 Land Rover Freelander 2.2TD4 HSE Auto
09/09 Connect T200 swb
08/08 VW Caddy C20 SDi
07/07 Mitsubishi L200 2.5TD Warrior
05/55 Lexus RX300 3.0V6 Auto
05/54 Iveco Daily 35S12swb Horsebox c/w living
03/53 Land Rover Discovery TD5 Landmark
00/W Mitsubishi L200 2.5TD D/C
97/P Mazda Bongo 2.4D Camper Van Auto
94/L Talbot Express 2.5D Campervan

Subject to Arrival

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Key Contacts

Plant, Machinery, Tractors, 4x4’s, Light & Heavy Commercials

John Roy, Vehicle and Machinery Sales Manager
Name: John Roy
Title: Vehicle and Machinery Sales Manager
Tel: 01467 623863
Mobile: 07831 807841
Allan Finn, Vehicle and Machinery Auction Co-Ordinator
Name: Allan Finn
Title: Vehicle and Machinery Auction Co-ordinator
Tel: 01467 623864
Mobile: 07341 088058

Agricultural Implements & Machinery

Tim McDonald, Prime & Cull Cattle Manager
Name: Tim McDonald F.I.A. (Scot.)
Title: Prime & Cull Cattle Manager
Mobile: 07507 651069

Sale itinerary


  • Yard -  Small plant machinery and equipment, ground care equipment, followed by heavy plant equipment including tractors, vans and 4x4s, HGVs and HGV trailers
  • Top Yard - Builders Equipment
  • Exchange Hall - Engineering, workshop and horticultural equipment
  • Ring 3 - Hand tools


  • Top Yard - Implements
  • Top Yard - Livestock handling equipment


  • Yard - Plant machinery and equipment, trailers, followed by caravans, livestock trailers and containers