Thainstone Collective Sale of Plant, Machinery and Equipment


Saturday 25th May 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.

View Sale of Items in Ring 3 and Exchange Hall HERE
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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.

View our current Buying/Selling fees

Current Lots Include

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

18/68 Toyota Hilux Invincible X 2.4 D-4D 4WD Double Cab Auto
2 No. 16/66 Mercedes Benz Sprinter 314CDI Curtain-Side
16/66 Mercedes Benz Sprinter 313CDI Panel Van
15/15 BMW X3 2.0D X Line X Drive Auto, with Professional Media
14/64 Renault Kangoo ML19 DCi
2 No. 13/63 Ford Transit 125 T350 RWD D/C Tipper
13/62 Ford Transit 125 T350 RWD D/C Tipper
12/12 Mercedes Sprinter 313CDi Mellorcraft 16 seat minibus
12/61 Ford Ranger 2.5TDCi XL D/C 4wd
11/61 Land Rover Discovery SDV6 HSE Auto
11/61 Ford Transit 100 T350L RWD D/C Dropside c/w taillift
11/61 Ford Transit 100 T350L RWD D/C Tipper c/w taillift
11/11 Ford Transit Connect 90 T230
3 No. 10/60 Ford Transit 100 T350L RWD D/C Dropside
10/60 Ford Transit 100 T330L RWD Dropside
10/10 Ford Transit 115 T350L RWD Van
09/09 ForTransit 115 T350L RWD Dropside
08/58 Ford Transit 100 T350L RWD D/C Tipper
07/07 Ford Ranger 2.5TD Double Cab
04/54 Ford Ranger 2.5TD Double Cab
15/64 Mercedes Benz Atego 816 Bluetec 6 Box Van
00/X Foden Alpha 3000 440 6x2 tag
12/61 JCB 541-70 Wastemaster
2010 JCB 8018 Gravemaster
2006 Volvo ECR88, c/w Anross SB80 Grab
2005 John Deere 6320 4wd
JCB 801 mini digger
Macauley 12T twin axle beavertail Plant Trailer
Marshall 8 ton twin axle trailer
Marshall 12 ton twin axle dump trailer
Kverneland FR0280 Topper
John Deere 328 Mower
Blaney Wipeout 300 Weedwiper
Large Quantity Scaffolding

Other Expected Entries:

1984 Muir-Hill 171, Perkins V8 540 Diesel engine, c/w Palfinger PK17000 BV15.5 crane, one owner from new, believed to be one of the very last Muir-Hills built.
New & Unused Sulky X40 Econove Fertiliser Spreader, 12-44m Spread
2017 Doosan DX140LCR, 15ton Excavator, 3740hr’s c/w hydraulic hitch & 1 bucket, Excellent condition, new chains & sprockets  
2014 Kubota KX015-4
2011 JCB JS145LC, 8800 hours, one owner from new
2011 Manitou MLT 634-120LSU 5400 hours
2011 Gehl 4830 Skidsteer
11/11 Valtra T202 Versu 4wd, 4830 hours, one owner, 50kph, front brakes, front linkage, 2 front spools, 5 rear spools, auto guide ready, 650 42s and 540/30 Continentals 40%, dealer serviced from new
10/60 John Deere 2320 4wd c/w snowblade & Khun salt spreader
2010 Bomag BW120, 1640hr’s in good working order
2010 New Holland T4030 4wd on Grass tyres
2009 JCB 436E Hi Lift Loading Shovel, 5600hrs
2008 Hitachi ZX180, 8500hrs
07/57 JCB 3CX Contractor 4wd, 1 owner, F.S.H, Full set of buckets, 8545hrs
06/06 Manitou MLT634T 120LSU, 3.4ton capacity, 6m reach
05/05 Manitou 1340SL Turbo
04/54 JCB Loadall 533-105
04/54 Manitou MLT526T, 2.6T capacity, 5m reach
03/53 Manitou MLT630T-120LSU, 3ton capacity, 6m reach
2003 Daewoo Solar S150LC, 13500hr’s c/w 1 bucket and hitch, good condition for age
2003 Lifton 1 Ton hi lift dumper, one owner, only 1576hrs
1998 Daewoo Solar 130,  14000hr’s, S/N-0088 c/w hitch & 1 bucket
97/R Renault Ares 540RX 4wd
96/P JCB Fastrac 1115 6500hrs.
1994 New Holland TX66, 20ft self levelling table, 3254 engine hours, very good condition
1990 Case International 956XL 4WD Tractor
85/C JCB 3CX 4wd converted to Industrial
1979 David Brown 885 2wd
International 574 2wd
International 684 2wd
International 684 2wd c/w loader
Ford 4610 2wd
MF 6470 4WD Tractor c/w Loader
John Deere X300R
Ford 6610 2wd tractor with loader
JCB Workmax
Komatsu 2.6 ton mini digger
Toyota 3 ton forklift 
Sanderson 4wd masted forklift
Hyster 2t diesel forklift
John Deere Aercore 1500 Aerator
Fast tow 1500l fuel cube
Stube 500l fuel cube
2009 27KVA Harrington Site Generator, 17191 hours
2008 Volvo Penta 6 cylinder diesel engine c/w 300Kva Generator
Krone 323 Trailed Mower Conditioner
Berthoud Mack 10 Sprayer c/w 24m Boom
Berthoud Mack DPA Trailed 4000 Litre Sprayer c/w 24m Boom

16/16 VW Tiguan 2.0TDi Match 4 Motion
16/16 Vauxhall Corsavan 1.3CDTi
15/65 Renault Master LL35 2.3DCi 125 Lo-Loader
15/65 Ranger 3.2TDCi Limited D/C
15/65 VW Crafter CR30 2.0Tdi 109 swb
15/15 Nissan Navara 2.5DCi Visia D/C
14/64 Ford Fiesta 1.4 TDCi Van, only 36000 miles
14/64 VW Caddy Maxi van
14/14 VW Crafter CR35 109 TDi lwb van
14/14 Ford Fiesta 1.4 TDCi Van
13/63 Transit 100 T260 fwd van
13/63 Mercedes Sprinter 313CDi lwb
12/12 Land Rover Defender 110 2.2TDCi Double Cab
12/12 Vauxhall Vivaro 2700 2.0CDTi Sportive
11/61 VW Amarok 2.0TDi Trendline D/C
11/61 Transit T350 125 Luton
2 No. 11/61 Citroen Berlingo First 750 1.6HDi
11/11 VW Tiguan R Line 2.0TDi 170 4 Motion
10/60 Defender 90 2.4TDCi Hardtop
10/60 Ford Transit Van T260 Swb, Fwd, 1 owner, F.S.H, ex Fitters Van rear timber shelving & bench, beacon, towbar
10/60 Citroen Berlingo First 600 1.6HDi
10/10 Mitsubishi L200 4 Work Double Cab
09/09 Ford Fiesta 1.4 TDCi Van
08/58 VW Crafter CR35 109 lwb
08/58 Land Rover Defender 110 2.4TDCi Utility, Wrapround Bullbar, BFG Mud Terrain Tyres
08/08 Corsavan 1.3CDTi
07/07 Fiat Ducato 30 100 M-Jet mwb
06/06 Land Rover Defender110 TD5 Silver Edition 9 seat Station Wagon
06/06 Toyota Landcruiser 3.0D-4d LC4 Auto 
05/55 VW Transporter T28 1.9TDi 84ps van
05/05 Toyota RAV4 2.0D-4d XTR
04/54 Hyundai Santa Fe 2.0 CRDTi GS Auto
03/53 Shogun 3.2 Di-D 4 Work
03/03 Toyota Hilux 2.5D-4D Double Cab
99/T Range Rover 2.5DSE Auto

15/15 Volvo FH750 Globetrotter XL 6x2 midlift
14/14 Volvo FH750 6x4 Globetrotter XL twin bunk, I-shift, sunroof, fridge, TV, microwave, rated to 80T
13/13 Scania R470 6x4 Tipper c/w 2007 King 3 axle lowloader
12/12 Scania R620 V8 Topline, 6x2 Tag, 3 pedal opticruise, pto
2 No. 12/12 MAN TGS 35.400 8x4 Steel Tipper c/w on board weighers
12/12 Hino 300 715 4x2
12/61 Scania R620 V8 Topline, 6x2 Tag, 3 pedal opticruise, pto
07/57 Daf LF45.150 16ft flat
06/06 Scania P310 6x2 plant lorry c/w Andover 31 feet low profile body
05/05 Daf CF65.220 4x2 25ft flat
03/03 Iveco Eurocargo 1824 4x2 Hooklift
99/T Scania P94 chassis cab
2015 Dennison Tri axle Aggregate Trailer, c/w on board weigher
2010 Andover Triaxle Low Loader
2002 Freuhauf 45ft flat, MOT April 2020
1992 SDC triaxle Bulker
King triaxle Lowloader

2013 Marshall BC28ft Flat trailer c/w Aluminium Livestock Body
2005 Strautmann Super Vitesse 2 Forage Wagon
2005 Strautmann Super Vitesse 2 Forage Wagon, rear steer axle, new hardwood floor fitted 2 seasons ago, second set of blades
Agrimaster Stone lifter
Agrimaster Stone rake
1995 15t Fraser Grain Trailer c/w silage sides
2 Liquid feeders
Claas Jaguar 75 Chopper, 220 pickup, press, metal detector, side fill spout & pickup hitch
Pottinger Mex VI c/w wide pick-up
Accord 4M Drill Machine
Deutz Fahr Square Baler
Digging bucket for 35-40 Ton Excavator 
Parimeter Post Driver
Bomford Hawk Evo 5.4 Hedge Cutter
Dowdeswell 100’’ Rotovator
Ransome 11 Tine Cultivator
Flat 8 Bale Handler
Quicke Bucket Grab
4 In 1 Bucket

Ifor Williams GD85 c/w Alvac Vaccum Slab Lifter
Brian James Sprint Shuttle, Model 310-3000, enclosed car transporter, SN-114424 in VG condition
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

2013 Swift Challenger Sport 585, 6 Berth Caravan, Fixed Bunk Beds, Motor Mover, End Washroom with Shower, Microwave, Oven and Hob with Gas and Electric Rings, Fridge/Freezer, Cassette Toilet, Removable Carpets, Rally 390 Kampa Awning, 40 Ltr Aquaroll Water Butt, Waste Water Container, Caravan Step, Milenco Wheel and Hitch Locks included, Immaculate Condition
2010 Elldis Avante 6 Berth twin axle
2006 Coachman Laser 590/4 4 berth twin axle
2001 Bailey Ranger 2 berth
Elldis Crusdaer 6 berth twin axle

Quantity of Engineering Machines:

Pearson Brake Press 9 Ton
Kepp Belt Grinder
KRV Milling Machine
Pipe Bender
Stenhoj Hydraulic Press

Quantity of Potato Equipment:

Schouter 3 Step Potato Grader, 900mm wide screen, 3 phase, set of riddles
Tong Bulk Hopper c/w variable speed
Box Tippler
Cebeco Bag Filler c/w spare belt

Quantity of ex oil Company tools & Equipment
Quantity of Dexion Racking
Selection of ex Hire Bouncy Castles
Large Selection of Cabins Welfare Units, Toilet Blocks, etc

 All of The Above Entries Are 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 - 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