This is the web site for the restoration of the County Borough of Northampton Highways Department Allchin Roller 1131.

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Events 2022

Holloway Steam & Vintage Rally

2nd & 3rd July - 2022

The One Show

Kettering Vintage Rally & Steam Fayre

25th - 26th September - 2021 - Cranford

Event pictures and report.

NTET Award

On 19th November 2016 Sharon [Skinner] was invited to the National Traction Engine Trust Annual General Meeting, held at the the Hilton Hotel Leicester, to accept 'The Connie Hutchens Memorial Trophy' for her commitment of restoration and preservation of the Allchin Roller.

Image courtesy of Nick Bosworth and the NTET.

On the Road

Driver Brett (front of the roller) of Maloney Plant Haulage Ltd making final checks before transporting Allchin Roller 1131 to Beamish on 9th April 2014 and back to The Great Central Railway at Quorn and Woodhouse Station on 14th April 2014.

Home Time - a journey by Allchin Roller 1131 - 8th - 9th September 2012.