This wonderful horseless carriage, owned we believe by Mr. Roy Littlehale is about to take Arthur Hempstead and his wife the former Isabella May Gardner to their reception or off on honeymoon after their marriage in 1909. The brakes must have been doubtful as a brick has been placed under the back wheel to make sure the car doesn't take off while the photographer is at work.

Used in the 2009 ...
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This wonderful horseless carriage, owned we believe by Mr. Roy Littlehale is about to take Arthur Hempstead and his wife the former Isabella May Gardner to their reception or off on honeymoon after their marriage in 1909. The brakes must have been doubtful as a brick has been placed under the back wheel to make sure the car doesn't take off while the photographer is at work.
Used in the 2009 Wedding Display.
Date: 30 August 1909      


Photo: Mersea Museum
Image ID DIS2009_MAR_009
Category 2 Transport - buses and carriers

This image is part of the Mersea Island Museum Collection.