Thainstone Collective Sale of Plant, Machinery and Equipment


Saturday 5th August 2017 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




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, Finance Companies, Administrators & Government Bodies
12/61 Transit T280 100 van
2 No. 11/61 VW Bluebird bus
06/55 DAF LF55.220 4x2 gritter
Large selection of ex Fire Service ladders various sizes.
Other entries:
38RB Crawler Crane (1976) Serial No, 37376. Last used April 2017
·         Cummins NH 855. 23Hp engine.
·         Clark Torque converter
·         130ft jib length, 2 hooks, 5 & 3 angle pulleys.
·         Fail safe system for personnel basket work
·         Hook anti-collision system
Liebherr 38k Self Erecting Tower Crane (1987) Serial No 713530/9 LA11475
·         Rail Going drive bogies
·         26m under hook (3 height sections)
·         33m Jib Length
·         38k duties are attached
·         Fifth Wheel and bogie for transportation
10/10 DAF CF 65.250, Brand new 27ft beavertail, Brand new 15 ton winch, Fall posts down both sides, Clean cab, 419,000km, Remote control winch
06/06 DAF CF85 340 8x4 Mixer
05/05 Daf CF 310 hook lift 6x2
04/04 DAF XF 95.480 Space cab 6x2 rear lift Flatbed c/w PM27 S (3 Extensions)
01/Y Volvo FL6-18 4x2 Skip Loader
15/64 Mitsubishi L200 Warrior
15/64 Corsavan 1.3CDTi
13/13 Passat 2.0TDi Alltrack 4motion
12/62 Great Wall Steed Pickup
12/12 Transit 330 125 swb AWD
12/12 Corsavan 1.3CDTi
12/12 Transit 350 125 lwb H/R
12/61 Fiesta 1.4 TDCi van
11/61 Citroen Despatch
11/11 Transit 350 125 lwb H/R
11/11 Iveco 45.12 lwb H/R
11/11 Subaru Forester 2.0D XS Nav Plus
10/10 Ranger Thunder D/C
08/57 Ranger Thunder D/C
07/07 Mitsubishi Shogun 3.2DiD Equippe Swb
01/Y Mercedes ML 55AMG
09/58 JCB 525-125
07/57 JCB 527-55 4wd
04/04 New Holland TC210 tractor
98/S Manitou MLT628
1996 Akerman 230B
92/K International 895XL 4wd
1989 New Holland TX34 c/w 17ft Cutting Bar
1988 Massey Ferguson 29 Combine – 14ft Cut
1979 John Deere 975
Kubota RTV Utility
Yamaha Grizzly 550
Argocat Conquest 8x8
Jacobsen Fairway Mower
Hayter T244 triple
John Deere 2653B Mower
Wright Stander Mower
1996 Wilcox 3 axle Aggregate Trailer
IW 12ft twin axle float c/w sheep decks
Hudson 16ft Livestock Trailer
Hot Dog Trailer
ATV Electric Slug Pelleter
5 No. Ingersoll Rand & Deede Offshore Air Winches

 Further Entries Invited And Expected

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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

Alan Hutcheon, Auction Operations Manager
Name: Alan Hutcheon F.I.A. (Scot.)
Title: Auction Operations Manager
Tel: 01467 623711
Mobile: 07801 186304
John Angus, Store Breeding & Pedigree Cattle Manager
Name: John Angus F.I.A. (Scot.)
Title: Store Breeding & Pedigree Cattle Manager/Auctioneer
Mobile: 07801 186312

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