Road Roller Association AGM 2009

The 35th AGM of the Road Roller Association was held on Saturday 7th March 2009 at 14:00 in the Sir Daniel Gooch Theatre of STEAM (Museum of the Great Western Railway), Kemble Drive, Swindon, SN2 2TA. During the morning of the AGM members toured STEAM (Museum of the Great Western Railway), and viewed 2 Steam Rollers brought along by Nigel keene and Charlie Collier. On the Sunday Members visited the Goddard collection (Road Steam), and Hatch Engineering Services (Hatch Engineering Services).

All Photographs Copyright Alan Holmes 2009.

Caerphilly Castle

The prize exhibit in STEAM, GWR Castle Class 4-6-0 No. 4073 Caerphilly Castle.

Underneath Caerphilly Castle

The underneath of GWR Castle Class 4-6-0 No. 4073 Caerphilly Castle.

A&P RR 5590

Aveling & Porter RR No. 5590, owned and drived by Nigel Keene, outside STEAM.

A&P RR 10981

Aveling & Porter RR No. 10981, owned and driven by Charlie Collier, outside STEAM.

AGM Members

The members during the 2009 AGM.

AGM Committee

The top table during the 2009 AGM.

RRA Trophy

Chairman Michael Goakes presents the RRA Trophy to Nigel Keene for the resoration of A&P RR No. 5590.

Driving Trophy

Chairman Michael Goakes presents the RRA Driving Trophy to Michael Fuller, for roading his A&P RR from Chatham Dockyard to Kemble Rally during July/August 2008.

A&P 2RR 12023

Aveling & Porter Tandem RR No. 12023 Murphy, part of the Goddard Steam Collection, on Sunday 8th March 2009.

A-B MRR GA 834

Aveling-Barford MRR GA 834 on display at the Goddard Steam Collection on Sunday 8th March 2009.

Miss Mann and Owner

One of the highlights, for many, during the recent AGM Weekend was the appearance of Mann RR 1145, "Miss Mann" in steam, seen above along with owner Chris Wood.

Caerphilly Castle

Mann RR No. 1145 Miss Mann, owned and driven by Chris Wood, at the Goddard Steam Collection on Sunday 8th March 2009.

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