Thainstone Collective Sale of Plant, Machinery and Equipment


Saturday 10th November 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! - 

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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




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


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 Lots Include

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

16/16 Ford Transit Custom 270 Trend Van
16/16 Renault Trafic SL27 Sport Van
12/62 VW Transporter T30 SE 140 Tdi LWB Minibus
12/62 Iveco Irisbus 17 seat
12/62 Transit 135 T430 17 seat minibus
12/12 VW Transporter T32 140 TDi lwb 4 Motion van
2 No. 12/12 Transit Connect T200 1.8TDCi
12/12 Transit 100 T350 rwd
11/61 Ranger 2.5TDCi XL D/C
4 No. 11/61 Iveco Daily 35C13 lwb D/C tipper
11/11 Iveco Daily 50C15 minibus
11/11 Transit 115 T430 17 seat minibus
11/11 Transit 140 T350M D/C tipper
11/11 Transit 115 T350L rwd van
4 No. 11/11 Transit 85 T280M fwd van
11/11 Combo 1700 1.3CDTi
2 No. 11/11 Connect 75 T200 1.8TDCi
10/60 Transit 115 T330L rwd van
10/10 Transit 115 T430 17 seat minibus
2 No. 10/10 Connect 75 T200 1.8TDCi
10/59 Connect 75 T200 1.8TDCi
09/59 Transit 85 T280M fwd van
09/09 Transit 115 T430 17 seat minibus
2 no. 09/09 Transit 115 T350L D/C dropside
09/09 Transit 115 T350L D/C tipper
08/58 Transit 115 T350L rwd van
08/58 Transit 115 T350M RWD Tipper
08/08 Peugeot Expert 1.6HDi swb
07/57 Transit 350 lwb Crewcab Tipper
04/04 Transit 100 T350 mwb tipper 

2006 Barber Green 16t Road Paver

92/K Simon Gloster Saro 4x4 Airport Fire Engine

Other Expected Entries

15/15 Isuzu N75.190 E Curtain
14/14 Iveco Stralis AS440S46TXP 6x2 midlift unit
13/63 Scania R620 Topline, 6x2 Tag, 2 pedal opticruise
2 No. 13/13 Iveco Stralis AS440S46TXP 6x2 midlift unit
13/62 Scania R440 8x4 Thompson Insulated Steel Tipper, Elec. Easy Sheet, On Board Weigher, Rear Air Door, Reverse Camera
12/12 Iveco Eurocargo AD190S31 Curtain
11/61 Iveco Stralis AS440S50TXP 6x2 midlift unit
11/11 Iveco Stralis AT440S45TXP 6x2 midlift unit
11/11 Iveco Eurocargo AS260S45 Curtain
10/60 Scania R480 Highline, manual, 6x2 tag
10/60Scania P380 8x4 Tipper c/w grab
10/10 Iveco Stralis AD260S31YPS Dropside Hiab 144 Crane
10/10 Iveco Stralis AD260S31YPS 6x2
10/10 Iveco Eurocargo 180E30 4x2 Curtain
09/59 Iveco Stralis AD260S33YP 6x2 Curtainsider
09/09 Volvo FE320 c/w 29ft Montracon insulated GRP Fridge/Freezer body, 2t Zepro Tuckaway Taillift
08/58 Iveco 140E22 EURO4 14T, Box van split into storage in the back and accommodation at the front, Pull out steps access the side door to the accommodation. The accommodation consists of 6 bunks along with a seating area. Access to the rear of the lorry by roller door with tail lift.
08/08 Hino 3241 8x4 Tipper
07/07 DAF CF85 360, 8x4 Alloy Tipper, manual, electric easy sheet
07/07 Hino 3241 8x4 Tipper
07/07 Isuzu NPR70 Crewcab Tipper c/w Schmidt Gritter
06/06 DAF LF55.220 Skip Loader
05/55 DAF CF85 360 6x4 Multilift Hooklift
2004 DAF LF55 chassis cab
03/03 Scania P94D 6x4 tipper, easy sheet, VBG Coupling, dropsides, barn doors, hardox floor, one owner from new
02/52 Scania R164 580 6x4 Timber Rigid c/w tri axle timber trailer
90/H Leyland Roadrunner 8.13 Horsebox 
2015 SDC timber trailer c/w pins and CTi system
2005 SDC 45ft flat c/w bolsters
2002 Stewart Tri Axle Four Deck Livestock Float c/w Hydraulic Back Door & Ramp, Water Feeders, Slam Shut Doors, test January 2019
Dennison 45ft flat trailer c/w timber pins
Willcox alloy bulker trailer

18/18 Ford Ranger 3.2TDCi Wildtrak auto
15/65 Ford Custom 290 L1 H1 Trend
15/65 Iveco Daily 50C17 Van
15/65 Iveco Daily 35S13 Van
15/15 Ford Ranger XLT D/C
15/15 Ford Custom 270 L1 H1
15/15 Ford Transit 350 L2 H2 Trend
15/15 Iveco Daily 70C17 Van
15/15 Citroen Nemo 660LX HDi
15/15 Ford Connect 200 L1 Trend
14/64 Renault Master 2.3 DCi MM33 Business
14/64 Ford Transit 350 L2 H2 Trend
14/64 Ford Transit 350 EF Dropside
14/64 Ford Custom 290 L2 DCIV Trend
13/13 Toyota Hilux 3.0D-4d Invincible Auto
13/13 Toyota Hilux 2.5D-4d HL2 D/C
12/62 Vauxhall Combo 2000 L1H1 Fridge
11/61 VW Transporter Bluebird bus, c/w wheelchair ramps
11/11 Kuga 2.0TDCi Zetec 4wd
10/60 Iveco Daily 35C13 lwb dropside
10/59 VW Crafter CR35 109 lwb, Race van, rear workshop, sleeps 3, fully insulated, lined, sink, cooker, night heater, towbar etc
10/10 Berlingo 625X 1.6HDi 75
08/58 VW Crafter CR35 MWB
07/07 Berlingo 600 HDi
06/56 Toyota Hilux 2.5D-4d HL2 D/C
06/56 Renault Master MM33 DCi 120
06/56 Defender 90 TD5 County Hardtop
2018 Ravaglioli RAV1450 Low Profile Scissor Lift - Brand New & unsued
2016 Doosan DX140LC, 14ton excavator
2016 Bobcat E45 4.5ton excavator
2015 Volvo EC220B Excavator
2015 Hydrema 912 4x4 Dumper
2014 Doosan DX140LCS, c/w 3 buckets, 2540 hours
2013 JCB 8055RTS
13/63 Manitou 625 3300 hrs
2013 Jacobsen Eclipse 322
2012 Merlo P34.7 Telehandler
2012 Terex 970 backhoe loader
2011 Terex 860 Elite backhoe loader
2011 Doosan DX225 c/w quick hitch
2011 Thwaites 1to Hi-Lift dumper
2010 Manitou 845 Telehandler
2009 Kubota 008 micro digger
2009 JCB 536/60
2008 New Holland LM5060
2008 JCB JS145, 8600 hours, one owner from new
08/58 JCB 3CX Sitemaster 4wd
08/08 Terex 860 Elite
2006 JCB 536-60 telehandler
06/06 Manitou MLT634-120LSU
2005 CAT 302.5 c/w buckets 3872hrs
03/53 Terex Fermec 860 SE c/w 5 buckets
2000 JCB 408
1999 Genie Z45/25J Boom Lift
1997 JCB 527 Farm Special Telehandler
89/G Ford 655C Digger c/w Back Hoe
88/F MF 390T 4WD Tractor
88/F MF 50 Farm Handler 4wd
88/F Case International 956XL 4wd
88/F Case International 956XL 4wd
88/E Ford 7610 Series II 4wd
86/C John Deere 2140
84/B John Deere 2140
84/A JCB 3CX Sitemaster
83/A John Deere 2040XE 2wd
1980 International 955 2wd, only 7500 hours from new. As featured in Tractor & Machinery Magazine
79/T Massey Ferguson 590 4wd
1976/P Leyland 262
70/H Nuffield 4/65
Case Air Force Tractor
McCormick G45, 45HP, compact tractor c/w loader
Kubota B6000 4wd c/w rotovator
Suzue M1503D tractor
MF20 Industrial
Leyland 245 tractor 
Heli FG25G 2.5ton forklift
Mitsubishi FD25, 2.5ton forklift
Lansing Linde H25D 2.5ton forklift
Ausa MD50D, Utility Vechicle
Toro 6500D cylinder ride on mower
John Deere 2500A
John Deere TS Gator
Unused Siema compact tractor rotovator
Unused Doosan 7/41, 140CFM compressor
Unused Doosan 7/20, 70CFM compressor
Terex Brush c/w collector
John Deere CX400 Loader c/w Mounting Brackets for 4 Series tractor
Smithco Buncar Rake
Bomford rear mount hedge Klippa c/w controls excellent working condition
Unused Sulky X40, Econov Fertilsiser spreader
Marshall DG-C1 cart
Bryce Post Chapper
Kverneland 5 Furrow Reversible Plough
Red Rock 6’ Shear Grab
Strautmann VM 1400 Twin Tub Diet Mixer
Slewtic Hydraulic Bucket c/w Brush
Jones Winch
Duncan Safety Cab For MF
Watkins Front Weight Box
Qty MF Spares
Haybob 300
Slurry Tanker Hose
Shot Blasting cabinet
Hooklift Plant body 25ftx8ft c/w loading ramps
Mini Excavator Rock Breaker
Mini Excavator Tilt Bucket
Mini Excavator Digging Bucket
Mini Excavator Narrow Bucket
McCaulay 14ton Dump Cart
Wessex T125, 1.25ton tipping cart as new
2009 Hudson Tri-axle livestock trailer
Ifor Williams GX106, 10’ plant trailer
Ifor Williams 14’ flat bed trailer
Ifor Williams 16’ twin axle flatbed trailer
Ifor Williams 16’ tri-axle flatbed trailer
Ifor Williams 8x10 plant trailer 
Graham Edwards 14’ demountable livestock trailer
As New Nugent 14’ tri-axle flatbed trailer
Hazlewood Trailer
Ifor Williams 8x10 plant trailer 
1000 Larch Fence Posts
1000 Larch tree Stakes
3 No. Towerlight VT1 Lighting Tower
Quantity of Lighting Towers

Large quantity of Ex Major Road Construction Project Materials: pipes, concrete blocks, concrete barriers, etc TO BE SOLD NO RESERVE


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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
  • 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


  • Yard - HGVs and HGV trailers