Welcome to the website of the Merchant Navy Locomotive Preservation Society.

Find everything you need to know about our locomotive 35028 Clan Line along with pictures showing the history of this spectacular steam engine. View the news pages to find out latest information on the locomotive as well as where and when you can see her on the national rail network. Our Gallery has pictures of Clan Line for you to enjoy. You are now able to join our organisation using our online membership application form or make a donation through our fundraising page. We hope you enjoy your visit, please feel free to get in touch with us if you have any questions!

For the latest society news, see A Re-arranged UK Railtours trip to Norwich, The Merchant Of Norfolk, dated 21st August 2020

Because of the current Coronavirus outbreak, we have had to cancel or postpone some of our railtours. Below is a list of the confirmed cancellations and postponements so far. We will try to keep this up to date as soon as we know of any changes.


Date Tour Operator Tour
27th Mar 2020 Belmond The Golden Age of Travel
18th Apr 2020 UK Railtours The Merchant of Norfolk
1st May 2020 Belmond The Golden Age of Travel
20th May 2020 Belmond Bath and Bristol
5th Jun 2020 Belmond The Golden Age of Travel
3rd Jul 2020 Belmond The Golden Age of Travel
12th Jul 2020 Pathfinder The Pembroke Coast Express
18th Jul 2020 Pathfinder The Shakespeare Limited
25th Jul 2020 Pathfinder The Exe-Parrett
9th Sep 2020 Belmond Bath and Bristol
19th Sep 2020 Belmond The Golden Age of Travel
30th Oct 2020 Belmond The Golden Age of Travel
20th Nov 2020 Belmond The Golden Age of Travel

Please continue to support us in these difficult times.