Thainstone Collective Sale of Plant, Machinery and Equipment


Saturday 29th June 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.

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Please Note: Online Bidding Avaialble Only For for Light and Heavy Commercial Vehicles, 4x4's, Excavators, Tractors, Telescopic Handlers, Small Plant and Groundcare Equipment.

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Current Lots Include

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

Finance Company Direct:

17/17 Mercedes Sprinter 214CDi Van
17/17 Mercedes Sprinter 313CDi LWB Van
3 No. 16/66 Mercedes Sprinter 313CDi LWB Vans
2 No. 15/65 Mercedes Sprinter 313CDi LWB Vans
14/64 VW Crafter CR35TDi
3 No. 14/14 Mercedes Sprinter 313CDi LWB Van
6 No. 14/63 Mercedes Sprinter 313CDi LWB Van   

Local Authority:

12/12 VW Caddy C20TDi 4 Motion
2 No. 12/12 Ford Transit Connect T200 1.8TDCi
10/59 Ford Transit 115 T430 rwd 17 seat minibus
10/60 DAF CF75 310 6x4 Tipper c/w Gritter & Snow Plough
09/59 Mercedes Benz Axor 1824 4x2 Gritter & Snow Plough
08/08 Kubota B2230 2wd c/w snow blade and grit box
1983 Rolba Snowblower
1978 Rolba Snowblower

Scottish Fire & Rescue Service:

13/62 Ford Transit 135 T350 RWD 14 seat minibus
13/62 Ford Transit 135 T430 RWD 17 seat minibus
11/61 VW Caddy C20 1.6TDi 75 DSG Auto
06/06 Ford Ranger 2.5TD XLT Thunder Double Cab
04/04 VW Transporter 1200 2.5TDi swb Motorhome only 3454 miles from new
3 No. 04/04 Renault Trafic SL27DCi van
5 No. Rosenbauer 17bar High Pressure Water Pumps
2005 Niftylift 120HPE
Selection 13.5m ladders

Other Expected Entries:

18/68 Case 695St 4wd, 970 hours, c/w 6 in 1 bucket, air con, powershift
14/14 Manitou MT1840, Construction Spec. 4Tonne capacity, 18m reach
2013 John Deere 8000E Fairway Mower, only 1605 hours
12/12 JCB Loadall 526-56, Agri Spec, 2.6 tonne Capacity, 5.6m lift, 7300 hours
2011 JCB JS145LC, 8800 hours, one owner from new
2011 Gehl 4830 Skidsteer
10/60 John Deere 2320 4wd c/w snowblade & Khun salt spreader
10/10 Manitou MLT735T-120LSUPS, 3.5Tonne capacity, 6.9m reach, 7800hours
09/59 Manitou MLT634T-120LSUPS, 3.4Tonne capacity, 6m reach
2009 JCB 436E Hi Lift Loading Shovel, 5600hrs
2009 JLG 450AJ
2008 AJ600
08/58 Manitou MT1440SLT, Construction Spec. 4 Tonne capacity, 14m reach, 5539 hours
2008 Bomag BW135AD
2007 JLG 660SJ
07/07 Manitou MT1440SLT, Construction Spec. 4 Tonne capacity, 14m reach, 1967 hours
2007 Bomag BW120AD
2007 Barford SXR6000 swivel dumper
2006 Caterpillar D6N Dozer, c/w 6 way blade, 13000 hours, engine rebuilt 100 hours ago
2006 Neuson 6001 swivel dumper
2004 Manitou Forklift MT 1340 SLT, Reg No. 1 Owner, F.S.H, 11507 HRS, Forks & Bucket
02/02 Manitou MLT629T, 2.9 tonne lift, 6m reach, 7150 hours
2002 SMV SL10-600, 10 tonne capacity
97/R Renault Ares 540RX 4wd
1995 New Holland TX66 c/w 20ft cutting bar
1994 Manitou MT840
1957 International B250
2011 Pottinger Jumbo 6010 Forage Wagon, Auto sharpening, New blades, Fully workshop checked
JCB Workmax
John Deere 4410 tractor
2 No. John Deere 3235C Fairway Mower
John Deere 2653A Mower
John Deere 2500 Greens Mower 
Genset MGK 20/15 SS 20Kva3 phase fasttow compressor
Fasttow Fuel Bowser
2010 Street 3.2Tonne 5.6m Overhead crane with crane beam
Triffic 14T grain trailer c/w hydraulic back door
Marshall 4 Tonne Grain Trailer
Richard Larrington 10 Tonne Twin Axle Trailer c/w Hydraulic Drop Sides & Extension
Kuhn FC303 YGL Rear Mower Conditioner
Kuhn 3m Front Mower Conditioner
Murrays forks for JCB loadall
Trailer for rolling out water pipe up 63mm or wevy coil
Leveller for garden tractor
IBC of ad blue plus hose and nozzle

2014 Topcon FC500, GPS system for marking out sites and measuring sites etc, works from satellite’s and a sim card so is accurate up to about 14mm if got good phone signal and the bonus is that it does not need a base station, need a licence for satellites and contract for the sim card

16/16 Vauxhall Corsavan 1.3CDTi
15/65 Ranger 3.2TDCi Limited D/C
15/65 VW Crafter CR30 2.0Tdi 109 swb
14/14 Citroen Berlingo 625 HDi Enterprise
13/13 Mercedes Sprinter 313CDi LWB Fridge Van Sliding side door leads to refrigerated area (1/3), Rear doors to ambient (2/3)
11/61 VW Amarok 2.0TDi Trendline D/C
10/60 Vauxhall Corsavan 1.3CDTi
10/10 Land Rover Freelander 2.2TD4 XS
09/09 Ford Transit 140 T350M rwd tipper
08/58 BMW X3 2.0TD SE X-Drive Exclusive Edition 175
08/58 VW Crafter CR35 109 lwb
08/08 Corsavan 1.3CDTi
07/07 VW Toureag 2.5TDi Altitude
06/06 Land Rover 110 TD5 Silver Edition 9 seat Station Wagon
2 No. 12/12 MAN TGS 35.400 8x4 Steel Tipper c/w on board weighers
12/12 Hino 300 715 4x2
07/57 Iveco Eurocargo 75E17 4x2 c/w Livestock Body
03/03 Iveco Eurocargo 1824 4x2 Hooklift
2007 Fruehauf 64cu. yd grain bulker, on board weigher, TASCC registered, easy sheet
2002 Freuhauf 45ft flat, MOT April 2020
1992 SDC triaxle Bulker
Ifor Williams 14’ Tri Axle Livestock Trailer c/w Cattle Dividing Gate
Ifor Williams 10x6 plant trailer
Ifor Williams 16ft titltbed c/w winch
Ifor Williams 10x5 tipping trailer.
Ifor Williams flat bed trailers, 10ft, 12ft & 14ft
Ifor Williams tipping trailers 8ft & 10ft
Ifor Williams plant trailer 10ft
Ifor Williams 16ft Exhibition Unit
Ifor Williams 505 Anniversary Edition Horsebox
Quantity of Engineering Machines:
Pearson Brake Press 9 Ton
Kepp Belt Grinder
KRV Milling Machine
Pipe Bender
Stenhoj Hydraulic Press
Quantity of livestock handling equipment 
Quantity of ex oil Company tools & Equipment
Quantity of Dexion Racking
Large Selection of Cabins Welfare Units, Toilet Blocks, etc

All of the Above Entries Listed Subject to Arrival

View our current Buying/Selling fees


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 - Trailers,caravans, livestock trailers and containers


  • Yard - HGVs and HGV trailers(Online bidding available)


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.

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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