Thainstone Collective Sale of Plant, Machinery and Equipment


Saturday 21st September 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

Local Authority Direct:

14/64 Renault Kangoo Maxi LL21 1.5DCi 90
14/14 Vauxhall Combo 1.3CDTi 2300L2 H1
13/63 Ford Transit 155 T350 rwd van – Dual Fuel Hydrogen Powered
12/62 Ford Transit Connect T200 1.8TDCi
12/62 Ford Transit 100 T350 Van FWD
12/62 Ford Transit 100 T350 Van RWD dropside
12/62 Ford Transit 125 T350 lwb/HR fwd
12/12 VW Transporter T32 2.0TDi 140 lwb H/R 4 Motion
12/12 Iveco Daily 35C13 D/C lwb
9 No. 12/12 Ford Transit 100 T350 Dropside RWD
2 No. 12/12 Ford Transit 100 T350 Van RWD
3 No. 12/61 Ford Transit 100 T280 fwd
2 No. 12/61 Ford Transit 125 T350 rwd
3 No. 11/11 Ford Transit 85 T280M fwd van
10/60 Ford Ranger 2.5TDi XL 4wd pickup
10/60 Ford Transit Connect 75 T200 1.8TDCi
10/10 Ford Transit 115 T350L Van RWD
10/59 Iveco Daily 65C18 pickup
10/59 Ford Transit 100 T350 D/C Tipper rwd
3 No. 10/59 Ford Transit 85 T280M fwd van
2 No. 10/59 Ford Transit 85 T280S fwd van
10/59 Ford Transit Connect 75 T200 1.8TDCi
09/59 Ford Transit 100 T350 D/C Tipper rwd
3 No. 09/09 Ford Transit Connect 75 T200 1.8TDCi
09/09 Ford Transit 115 T350L Van RWD dropside
08/58 Ford Transit 100 T350 D/C Tipper rwd
08/58 Ford Transit 85 T280M fwd van
07/07 Ford Transit 100 T350M dropside
07/56 LDV Maxus 2.8t 95 swb
09/09 MAN TGM 18.240 4x2 Tipper c/w Unibody
2 No. 09/09 DAF LF45 160 Tipper

From the renowned fleet of Jim Jamieson, Ardlethen due to ongoing fleet replacement

2016 CAT 972M Loading Shovel, c/w LED Lights all round, Weighlog System, Full Autolube, serviced every 500 hours by Finning’s
2015 Liebherr R960, Full Auto Lube, Ripper tooth, 2.46 cu. m Hardox Rock Bucket, 3m Ditching Bucket, Serviced every 500 hours by Liebherr
2014 CAT D6T LGP, c/w Trimble GCS940 GPS System, LED lights, Serviced every 500 hours by Finning’s 

13/62 Vauxhall Vivaro 2700CDTi swb

Executry Tractors:

1951 Grey Fergie
1959 David Brown 950
1964 MF35X
1966 Nuffield 10/60
1970 David Brown 780
1974 International 444
Grey Fergie Diesel

Other Expected Entries:

2014 JCB Loadall 531-70
2013 JCB 2CX Airmaster
2013 Claas 7040 Variopower, 4 tonne capacity, 7m reach
2013 Manitou MLT634 T120LSUPS, 3.4 Tonne Capacity, 6m reach, 5391 hours
12/12 JCB Loadall 526-56, Agri Spec, 2.6 tonne Capacity, 5.6m lift, 7300 hours
2011 Gehl 4830 Skidsteer
10/60 John Deere 2320 4wd c/w snowblade & Khun salt spreader
2009 JLG 450AJ
2008 AJ600
2008 JCB JS145CL Excavator
2007 JLG 660SJ
2007 JCB Loadall 535-125
2007 Manitou MLA 628-120
2006 Manitou M426CP, 4wd Rough terrain, 6.4 triplex mast
2 No. 2006 Barford SK10000 10t dumper
2005 Manitou MLT634T 120 LSU, 3.4 Tonne Capacity, 6m reach
2001 Manitou MLT 629T
1997 Barford SX6000 6t dumper
1994 Manitou MT840
80/V David Brown 1212, 2wd, c/w Front Loader, Bucket & Muckfork, Rear Fraser Forklift, Spare Wheels, Original Operators Manual with Service Details from new
Manitou MLT742T, 4.2 tonne capacity, 7m reach
Manitou MLT730T
Samsung SF35D, 3.5T Capacity, 5.5M 3 stage mast, side shift, solid tyres
Toyota 2FD30, 2 stage mast, 3 tonne capacity, Pneumatic tyres
Daewoo DH170, c/w Skyline Winches & Boom Extension
2008 Macauley 1200l Bunded fasttow fuel bowser
Glendale Portable Sheep Handling System
Boswell Turnip Harvester
Grimme KS1500 2Row Front Topper c/w Cross Conveyor

1974 Gardner LX1590 Stationary Engine & Gearbox. In Enclosed trailer, show condition, air operated.

16/16 Vauxhall Corsavan 1.3CDTi
15/65 Ranger 3.2TDCi Limited D/C
14/64 Toyota Hilux 3.0D4-D Invincible Nav Auto
14/64 Ford Ranger 2.2TDCi XLT D/C
14/14 Renault Master 2.3 LM35 DCi 125
13/63 Ford Transit 100 T280M fwd
13/63 Toyota Hilux 2.5D-4D HL2 D/C
13/63 Renault Kangoo ML19 1.5DCi
13/63 Vauxhall Corsa 1.3 CDTi Sportive
12/62 Ford Transit 85 T280S fwd van
12/12 Ford Transit Connect 90 T200 1.8TDCi Trend
11/61 Mercedes Sprinter 313CDi van
11/11 Mercedes Sprinter 313CDi Recovery Truck
2 No. 11/61 Ford Transit 85 T280M fwd
10/60 VW Transporter T30 LWB 140p.s
09/59 VW Caddy C20 TDi 140
09/59 Mercedes Sprinter 313CDi
09/58 Mitsubishi L200 2.5 4Work D/C
09/58 Suzuki Grand Vitara 1.6VVT Plus
08/58 Land Rover Defender 110 LWB c/w Denver Gardner VM135 Cherry Picker
07/07 Citroen Berlingo 600 HDi LX
06/56 Mitsubishi L200 2.5 Trojan D/C
03/03 Land Rover Defender 90 TD5 Truckcab c/w Ifor Williams canopy

2 No. 12/12 MAN TGS 35.400 8x4 Steel Tipper c/w on board weighers
07/07 Hino 3241 8x4 Tipper
05/05 DAF CF85 430 6x2 Beavertail, rear lift axle
2007 Faymonville Five Axle Multimax Extender, c/w Hydraulic Steered Axles, Pneumatic Suspension, Hydraulic ramps, Winch, 9ft Wide Outriggers

110ft by 140ft Steel Portal Frame

Ifor Williams 14’ Tri Axle Livestock Trailer c/w Cattle Dividing Gate
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
Quantity of livestock handling equipment 
Quantity of ex oil Company tools & Equipment
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 for Exchange Hall

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