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.

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.

View our current Buying/Selling fees

Current Lots Include

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

Local Authority:

2 No. 12/12 Ford Transit Connect T200 1.8TDCi
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:

1984 Mercedes Unimog U1300L, ex Singapore Military, rhd, manual, Werner hydraulic winch
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
2009 JCB 436E Hi Lift Loading Shovel, 5600hrs

97/R Renault Ares 540RX 4wd
1994 Manitou MT840
JCB Workmax
16/16 Vauxhall Corsavan 1.3CDTi
15/65 Ranger 3.2TDCi Limited D/C
15/65 VW Crafter CR30 2.0Tdi 109 swb
11/61 VW Amarok 2.0TDi Trendline D/C
08/58 VW Crafter CR35 109 lwb
08/08 Corsavan 1.3CDTi
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
03/03 Iveco Eurocargo 1824 4x2 Hooklift
2002 Freuhauf 45ft flat, MOT April 2020
1992 SDC triaxle Bulker
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.

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