Bord na Móna is hosting a machinery auction of around 200 items that are surplus to requirements on Saturday 14 September at its premises in Blackwater, Co Offaly.

The auction, which is being managed by Wilson Auctions, will begin at 11am. Viewing of the lots will take place from 10am to 4pm on Thursday 12 and Friday 13 September. Viewing is also available from 9am on the day of the auction.

Some 68 tractors in total will go under the hammer, including 30 Fords, 18 Fiats, 15 Massey Fergusons and five Landini tractors.

Excavators, dozers, dual wheels, tractor parts, vehicles and excavator attachments will also be for sale on the day.

Online bidding will also be available, but registration must be completed 24 hours before the auction commences.

Here is a glimpse of the lots available on the day:

This 1989 Ford 8210 with hydraulic front linkage and just 2,745hrs showing on the clock is sure to interest some bidders.

A selection of vintage 100 series Massey Fergusons are on offer on the day.

This 1990 Ford 8210 on ballon tyres with 4,180hrs is sure to attract some attention.

This less common 100 series Massey Ferguson 133 is to go under the hammer.

A 1987 Ford 4610 with dual wheels has 5,602 hours on the clock.