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Welcome to the NTET


National Traction Engine Trust

The National Traction Engine Trust (NTET) represents owners and enthusiasts alike and is pleased to be regarded as the World’s Premier Steam Traction Preservation Organisation.


Steam Apprentice Club

The junior section of the NTET.

Dedicated to encouraging and supporting young people under the age of 21 with an interest in steam.


Member Benefits

Membership of the NTET gives you exclusive discounts on products and services

  • Save £100 on our Driver Training Courses
  • Receive FREE postage when ordering items via our Shop
  • 10% off miniature parts and accessories, steam experience days and 7.5% off the Mamod range at Berrybrook Steam & Classics
  • 15% off boiler gaskets and door seals from SealExco
  • 10% Off Heritage Paints
  • 15% off Vehicle Advertising Services from Legacy Vehicles Ltd
  • 5% off Mamod Special Editions from ProMod Ltd
  • Discount for new Vintage Spirit Subscribers
  • New Comprehensive Home and Vehicle insurance scheme from One Broker
  • More coming soon!

Latest News

Owners & Drivers

The interests of Engine Owners and Engine Drivers are looked after by the Engine Owners Section of which the majority of members are engine owners and engine drivers. By pooling their combined experience and skills this section is dedicated to promoting the safe ownership and operation of steam traction engines. 


Rallies & Organisers

The interests of Rally organsiers are looked after by the Rally Organisers & Authorisation Section. The Rally Organsier’s code of practice and annual conferences provide advice on the running of events, and the NTET rally authorisation scheme ensures participating events are operated safely in accordance with relevant legislation.

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