The Locomotive & Carriage
arranges lectures and visits on all aspects of the
through a regular programme of lectures and seminars in London as well as UK and
overseas visits to operational railway installations.
Institution 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.
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