Thainstone Collective Sale of Plant, Machinery and Equipment


Saturday 20th January 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! - 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



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

14/14 Peugeot Expert 1000 L1H1
14/14 Partner 850 Professional
13/13 Transit Connect 90 T200
13/62 Transit Connect 90 T200
12/62 Sprinter 316CDi lwb
12/12 Transit 85 T280M fwd
12/12 Transit 125 T350 rwd lwb/hr
12/12 Ford Transit 2.2TDCi T300 FWD Minibus
10/60 Citroen Despatch
11/11 Corsavan 1.3CDTi
10/10 Transit 115 T350 7 seat welfare crewvan
10/10 VW Crafter CR35 109 lwb
09/59 Vauxhall Combo 1.7CDTi 1700
09/59 Transit 140 T350M AWD
09/09 Iveco Daily 35C12 S-A Tipper
09/09 Ford Transit 140 T460
08/08 Freelander TD4 GS Auto
08/08 Ford Ranger 2.5TDCi XLT D/C
08/08 Ford Transit Connect 1.8TDCi T200 L75
08/08 Iveco Daily 50C15 minibus
07/57 Discovery 2.7TDV6 XS
07/57 Transit T140 350 lwb/hr Rwd
07/57 Freelander 2.2TD4 XS
06/56 VW LT46 TDi 18st minibus
06/56 Jaguar X type 2.5V6 S AWD
06/06 Transit 350 LWB/MR
06/06 Transit T350 115 Crewcab Tipper
05/55 Transit T350 90 Crewcab Dropside c/w tail lift
05/55 Vauxhall Movano minibus
05/05 Ford Ranger 2.5TDCi XLT Thunder D/C
04/54 Ford Transit Trekka minibus
04/54 Iveco Daily 35S12 mwb
04/54 Renault Kangoo 1.5DCi SL17 70
03/03 BMW X5 3.0D Sport
14/64 Scania G410 8x4 Tipper, manual, Fruehauf Steel Body, Rear Air Door, Easysheet
11/11 Scania P360 8x4 Hymix Mixer, manual
2005 DAF LF45-170 tipper
2004 DAF LF45-150 tipper
2002 DAF LF45-150 tipper
1998 Montracon 45’ Triaxle Flat Bed Trailer c/w Twist Locks
1997 M&G 45’ Triaxle Curtain Side Trailer
July 2014 ARGO 8x8 750 Hdi – 930 hours, Fitted with front & top mounted winches, safety frame, stag hoist. Complete with IW Twin Axle Trailer with Extended Loading Ramp
SUPACAT MK11 6x6 Wheeled Utility Carrier – 1.6 VW non turbo engine – heavy duty centrally mounted winch, safety frame. 
Bombadier 550F Rotax GTX Ski-doo
2015 JCB 940 Rough Terrain Forklift only 2500hrs
2014 JCB 535-125
2011 Bomag 120 roller
2011 Doosan DX80 c/w hitch, 1 bucket, steel tracks & blade
2011 Claas 6030 Telehandler
2008 New Holland MH2.6, wheeled excavator(duck) c/w hitch & bucket
2007 JCB 526-56 Telehandler
2007 JCB VMT160-80, vibrating roller
2005 JCB JZ70
2005 Linde H40 
2002 JCB530-120, 12m telehandler
2002 Bomag 135 Roller
2002 JCB 2CX Tractair
2000 JCB 2CX Streetmaster
1997 Manitou MLT 524 Telehandler
93/L Sanderson TX525 telehandler
93/K Massey Ferguson 375 2wd
1982JCB 3CX Backhoe Loader
Timberwolf S425 Shredder
Timberwolf 150 Chipper
PC Stål Chipper
Teagle Tomahawk 808 Straw Bedder
Volvo Bodied twin axle Dump Trailer
Kvernland Tarrup 856 bedder
Ferguson C type 9 tine cultivator
Ferguson spring loaded cultivator
Ferguson 3drill plough
Massey Ferguson 28 Discs 3m wide with new front discs
Sellars Scarifier 2 row
Massey Ferguson 360 model ,3 furrow conventional plough with new metal
Dowdeswell 3 furrow reversible plough with Ransomes bodies.
Massey Ferguson 30 drill trailed, seed only. 23 row, no tramlines.
Howard Rotaspreader 150
Claas 44 Baler twine only, approx. 400 bales straw / hay / yr
Hayboy twin rotar
Vicon fert spreader holds 1400kg
Ferguson finger blade mower 5ft wide
Massey Ferguson 20 small square baler in full working order
Smiddy made cattle crush
X2 Bale spikes x1 single bale and x1 double bale
Home made log splitter
Scales and weights
Metal sheep troughs
Cameron Gardner back loader with graip and bucket
Triple K tines
Marshal trailer 3 ton, complete with grain sides
Small tipping trailer, one of first hydraulic tipping bogies bought approx. 60 years ago from down south delivered to Keith by train.
Quad bike sprayer 90 litre with 5m boom
Lely acrobat turner/rake
BOM Root Bucket
Lely Centreliner Fertiliser Spreader
6 No. Towavans
Recycling Bottlebanks

All of the Above Entries Listed Subject to Arrival

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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

John Angus, Head of Livestock
Name: John Angus F.I.A. (Scot.)
Title: Head of Livestock
Mobile: 07801 186312
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, 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


  • Top Yard - Trailers followed by caravans, livestock trailers and containers