Steam rollers, motor rollers and road making equipment

We welcome anyone interested in steam or motor rollers, their history or associated equipment

The Road Roller Association

Encouraging the preservation of steam rollers, motor rollers and road making equipment, the Road Roller Association (RRA) was formed in 1974 by a handful of dedicated enthusiasts.

To become a member of the RRA, you do not need to own a roller, we welcome anyone interested in Steam or Motor rollers, their history, or associated equipment.

Membership Benefits

  • Receive your copy of Rolling, the association’s quarterly newsletter
  • Join a network of like-minded members for technical advice and support or just to discuss our hobby
  • Access to archive information and history of rollers and road making
  • Only £16 for 12 months

Alan Holmes

Alan's funeral will be held on 20th May at Babworth Crematorium (Near Retford) at 10.00am. Anyone wishing to attend should let Nick know as…


David Smith

It is with great regret that we learnt of the passing of RRA member David Smith. David was a long term stalwart of the National Traction Engine…


2024 Annual General Meeting

Would members please note that the dates on the Booking Form that was sent out with the 2024 AGM information in the latest edition of Rolling are…

For Sale
Posted: 18/06/2024

Barford & Perkins Pioneer Roller Parts

Front steering assembly rebushed. Front roller frame. Pair rear rollers. Rear axle slides. Diff assembly/sprocket new pins. Brass name plate. Phone 07801 032 327 (Preston, Lancs)

For Sale
Posted: 21/03/2024

1930 Barford & Perkins Motor Roller

Jap engine, single cylinder petrol which was installed while in the ownership of the local authority. Some parts robbed from this engine but there are two complete engines as part of the sale. Lots of history with it. Reason for sale, lots of…

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