Welcome to Traction Engine Driving Days

Drive this magnificent Garrett traction engine through the spectacular New Forest and experience the power of British machinery as it was over a hundred years ago.

Try you hand at road making on a Wallis & Steevens 8 ton oil bath steam roller including a countryside run with a stop off at lunchtime to a local pub.

Find out more about what we can offer, whats included in our driving day packages and the history of our working engines.

The Driving Experience Day

Find out more whats included in our full driving day experience.


The Rolling Experience Day

Find out more whats included in our rolling experience day.


Meet the Engines

Find out more about our engines, the "Earl of Eldon" and "Gertrude Lucy" and their history and what they do today.


F & A

Find out frequently asked questions and answers about your day.


Packages & Prices 2023

See our different experience day packages and prices.