& Carriage arranges lectures and visits on all aspects
railway industry through a regular programme of lectures and seminars in London as well as UK and
overseas visits to operational railway installations.
The Locomotive & Carriage Institution
We are pleased to announce that we shortly
going to launch a brand new website, offering improved, clarity, navigation,
quicker loading speed and new features. The bugs which prevent this site
displaying on many modern browsers will hopefully be thing of the past. A mobile
version, designed for hand-held devices, will follow.
As a change from the message displayed
previously, the content of all pages on this website, including the archive
pages will be replicated on the new website. This will mean it will take a
bit longer to launch the new site, but there will be no loss in site content.
was founded in 1911 and was then known as the
Locomotive Inspectors and Foreman. Our present title was adopted in 1931.
Since then we have continued to provide a knowledge of and interest in all
aspects of the railway industry. Whilst based in Britain, we also have members in
Austria, Czech Republic, Germany
are new to us, please browse around this web
site to see what we are about, what lectures and trips we have planned, view our archives
of previous trips and if all that tempts you, apply for membership.
If you are an
existing member please use this site
to check up on what's on, read our extensive archives, contact the Membership Secretary with any
changes, buy discounted books and Ian Allan magazine subscriptions and
keep in touch with other members via "Members News". An A
to Z index is available to aid navigation around this site.
This website was last updated on
Tuesday 8th April 2014. Updates since last time
in "What's New"
Please note that the
contents of this website, including photographs, drawings and artwork are all strictly copyright of the
Locomotive & Carriage Institution as well as the respective authors and
photographers. Content must not be copied by any means without our consent.
This website does not