Machinery and Heritage News

2nd October 2017

Kivells auctioneers had another busy week supporting charities and good causes with the highlight being the annual ‘Mary’s Supper’ raising money on behalf of Devon & Cornwall Air Ambulance at Trethorne near Launceston. Over 130 guests enjoyed the vintage machinery themed evening which raised over £2600 at the auction. Also on Saturday evening Kivells were at Kings Nympton Village Hall helping raise around £500 on the night.

16th September 2017

Kivells of Holsworthy saw a superb crowd of buyers in attendance at Higher Frankaborough Farm, Broadwoodwidger on the Devon & Cornwall border

7th September 2017


Wednesday 11 October

commencing at 10.30am

(And every second Wednesday of the month thereafter)

28th August 2017

Kivells Auctioneers were delighted to conduct the Annual Honiton Hill Rally Sale which took place at Smeatharpe Airfield on the Devon/Somerset border.

26th August 2017

Over 160 potential purchasers at Trecrogo farm sale in Cornwall saw the top call of the day being £4,500 for the Massey Ferguson going to Boyton, whilst the Case 1394 reached £2,300 and the International at £1,300.

The livestock trailer reached £1,350, whilst the best of the machinery hit £720 for the cattle weigh crush, £500 for the 4 furrow plough and £480 for the pick of the grass toppers.

29th July 2017

Kivells of Holsworthy were delighted to conduct the farm sale at Clannaborough Farm, Near Copplestone on behalf of The May Farming Partnership

Over 450 lots went under the hammer selling to a strong trade throughout the day. Top call was £7,800 given for the ’52 plate McCormick tractor (11,639hrs) going to its new home in West Devon whilst the ’03 McCormick reached £7,000 going to Somerset.

27th July 2017

Kivells Auctioneers saw a superb sale at St Minver, North Cornwall

on behalf of WJ Mably & Sons 

15th July 2017

Kivells Auctioneers saw a superb sale at St Minver, North Cornwall on behalf of WJ Mably & Sons

14th July 2017


LAND AT LUPPINCOTT, YARNSCOMBE, BARNSTAPLE, DEVON 28.29 ACRES of arable land available on a three year Farm Business Tenancy Agreement commencing on 1st October 2017.  Tenders close 5pm on Friday 1st September 2017