Golden Chariot. The Centenary Book of Thomas Tilling Limited

Made:
1947
maker:
Cole, Roy C

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Company history detailing development from horse-drawn omnibus service in London to motor omnibus services across the country. Deals with the company's huge turn-of-the-century stable of horses, (and its hiring out of same); its diversification into the cab trade, mail carrying, freight haulage, car hire etc.; and its acquisition of, and development into, many other transport-associated companies. Includes details on use of Tilling-Stevens petrol-electric vehicles.

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Extent:
275
235
Identifier:
MS/0418