Thainstone Collective Sale of Plant, Machinery and Equipment


Saturday 19th January 2019 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 Only On:
the Light Commercials, 4x4's, Excavators, Tractors, Telescopic Handlers, Small Plant and Groundcare Equipment, starting at 9:00am
and the Heavy Commercial Vehicles and Artic Trailers starting at 2:30pm

To REGISTER and BID at Thainstone Specialist Auctions Online Sales.


Listings and photo's for the the majority of Items forward for sale.  click below (listings being updated regularly up to sale day)

View our current Buying/Selling fees


Please Note as from 1st January 2019 we will only accept business credit cards which will incur a 2% levy. No charge on debit cards.

Entry Times

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



Electrical Safety Portable Appliance Test

All mains powered electrical items are subject to an Electrical Safety Portable Appliance Test (Charged at £1.00 + VAT per item)

Goods failing to pass the Electrical Safety Portable Appliance Test will not be entered into sale and must be removed.

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

Sale itinerary


  • Yard -  Small plant machinery and equipment, ground care equipment, followed by heavy plant equipment including tractors, vans and 4x4s. (Online bidding available)
  • 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



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

Entries Include

On Behalf of Local Authorities, Government Bodies, Finance Companies & Liquidators

16/66 Vauxhall Vivaro 2900 1.6CDTi
14/64 Peugeot Boxer 335 L3H2 HDi
2 No. 14/64 Nissan NV200 1.5DCi Acenta
4 No. 13/63 Nissan NV200 1.5DCi SE
13/63 Movano F3500 L2H2
7 No. 13/13 Nissan NV200 1.5DCi Acenta
12/62 Transit 135 T430 17 seat minibus
12/62 Transit 100 T350L rwd van
12/12 Nissan Navara 2.5DCi Tekna D/C
12/12 Transit 100 T280M fwd van
2 No. 12/12 Transit 100 T350L rwd van
4 No. 11/61 Iveco Daily 35C13 lwb D/C tipper
3 No. 10/10 Transit 115 T430 17 seat minibus
09/59 Transit 115 T300m fwd minibus
09/59 Vauxhall Vivaro 2700CDTi swb
09/59 Fiesta 1.4TDCi
09/09 Iveco Daily 50C15 minibus
08/08 Vauxhall Vivaro 2700CDTi swb
05/55 Citroen Berlingo 600 TD HDi LX
14/14 DAF CF370 6x2 rear Lift, c/w Cheesewedge Plant Body, Hydraulic Ramps, Hydraulic Winch with Remote Control
11/61 DAF LF55 225 4x2 Tilt & Slide recovery Truck c/w Rear Spec Lift 7 Winch
99V Iveco 75E Airport De icing unit

Other Expected Entries:

2016 Doosan DX140LC, 14ton excavator
15/15 JCB 535 9.5m
15/15 Manitou MT1135
2014 JCB 535-125 12.5M Hiviz
14/14 Claas 7040 Variopower, 4765 hours, 4 ton Capacity Telescopic Loader, 7m reach
2013 Komatsu PC360LC-10, 5600 hours
11/61 Bomag BF600P Paver, 4255 hours
2011 Manitou MLT 634-120
2011 Schmidt Swingo 200+ Sweeper
2009 Hitachi 180-3, c/w quick hitch and pipe for hammer, 1 owner since new
2009 Caterpillar TH406, 6224 hours, 3700kg capacity, 6m reach
2009 Manitou MLT 634-120
2008 New Holland TD80 2wd
08/58 Manitou MLT627T MU24
2008 Manitou LM5060
2007 Zetor 11741 4wd
07/07 JCB 3CX Sitemaster 4wd
2006 Foton 45+4 4wd, grass tyres, 210 hours
05/54 Manitou MT1030S
04/54 Marini MF331 Paver
04/04 Dieci 40-17, 6800 hours
03/53 Barford SXR6000 6 tonne
2003 John Deere 3200
02/02 Manitou MLA628-120LS Powershift
01/Y Manitou MT932
2000 JCB 804B
1999 Thwaites 6t Dumper
1998 Toyota 6GDF30
1996 Toyota 5FDF30
1995 Manitou Buggiscopic BT420c/w forks
92/J JCB 525/67 Loadall
90/G Manitou MT425CPT
1989 MF 50HX 4wd digger
88/F Case International 956XL 4wd
85/C Manitou 25P
Overum 4 Furrow Reversible Plough
Kuhn Straw Bedder 3 Point Linkage
Spearhead 606 Side Arm Mower cw Electric Controls & Floating Head
2 No. Bunker Silage Feeders
Timberwolf Fast Tow Wood Chipper. Only 780 hours

15/65 DAF LF55 Johnston V651 Sweeper
13/63 Iveco Stralis AS440S46TXP 6x2 midlift unit
13/13 Iveco Stralis AS440S46TXP 6x2 midlift unit
12/12 Iveco Stralis AD260S31YPS 6x2
10/10 Volvo FH460 6x2 Midlift, I-Shift, Tipping Hydraulics
09/09 Mercedes Actros 2644K 6x4 Tipper, VBG Trailer Hitch, 304192kms
2009 Andover 3 axle Trailer c/w Front & Rear Ramps
07/57 Scania P340 8x4 Tipper
06/06 Scania P310 6x2 plant lorry c/w Andover 31 feet low profile body
05/05 DAF LF55 13ton chassis cab
17/17 Ranger 2.2TDCi Limited D/C
15/15 Corsa 1.3CDTi Sportive
14/14 Custom Tourneo Trend Ecotec
13/62 Ford Ranger 2.2TDCi XL Double Cab c/w canopy
12/62 BMW X3 2.0D SE X Drive
12/12 Kuga 2.0TDCi Titanium 4wd
12/12 Transit 115 T280M Trend fwd      
11/61 Peugeot Partner 850S HDi
11/11 Transit 115 T280M Trend fwd
08/08 Ford Fiesta 1.4TDCi Van
06/06 Land Rover Defender 110TD5 c/w Niftylift Access Platform
03/03 Jeep Grand Cherokee 2.7CRD Limited

Morgan Rushmore Hydraulic Rollers, 2500mm wide at 20mm thick at full width.
Ifor Williams 10x6 plant trailer
Ifor Williams 16ft titltbed c/w winch
Ifor Williams 50B Horsebox
Ifor Williams GX126 tri xle plant trailer
2012 MacCauley 18ft Plant Trailer c/w wedge to extend 20ft 
2011 Econ Fast Tow Salt Spreader
V Snow Blade
3 no. Side Snow Blades


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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