Welcome to The Road Locomotive Society

Founded in 1937, the Society's objectives are: The enhancement of education and research into the past history of all types of self propelling steam engines (other than those running on rails) and those types of stationary steam engines known as portable engines, the results of such research shall be made available through the Society Journal and other publications.


“The Story of the Midland Engine Works Leeds” by authors John Wakeham, Henry Roskilly and the late Michael Lane the history of J&H McLaren and their Midland Engine Works

Registered Charity Number 1159394