Thainstone Collective Sale of Plant, Machinery and Equipment


Saturday 14th March 2020 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.

To REGISTER and BID at Thainstone Specialist Auctions Online Sales. PLEASE CLICK HERE.

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

14/64 Vauxhall Combo 2000 L1H1 1.3CDTi
13/62 Iveco Daily 70C17 D/C Tipper
13/62 Iveco Daily 35C13 D/C Tipper
13/62 Ford Transit Connect T200 1.8TDCi
12/62 Iveco Daily 70C17 D/C Tipper
12/62 Iveco Daily 35C13 D/C Tipper
12/62 Ford Transit 100 T350 RWD van
12/12 Ford Transit 115 T350L D/C Tipper
12/12 Ford Transit 100 T350L 100 D/C Tipper
6 No. 12/12 Ford Transit 100 T350 RWD van
2 No. 12/12 Renault Kangoo ML19 DCi 75
11/11 Ford Transit 85 T280M FWD van
10/59 Ford Transit Connect 75 T200 1.8TDCi


Other Entries

17/66 Volvo FMX 460 Euro 6 8x4 Tridem Rear Lift c/w 19000litre 2 Stage Whale Tank, 14500 litre Waste Water & 4500 litre Clean Water
16/66 Volvo FM 450 Euro 6 8x2 Rear Lift c/w Cheesewedge Plant Body

2005 Argo Conquest 8x8 ATV

15/65 Renault Kangoo ML19 CDi
13/63 VW Crafter CR30 Startline 2.0TDi 136
09/09 VW Caddy 2.0SDi

All of the Above Entries Listed Subject to Arrival

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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

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


  • 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.

All buyers welcome

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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