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TITLE
Lady in Wolseley 10 car
EXTERNAL ID
PC_WGORDON3_005_003
PLACENAME
Muir of Ord
DISTRICT
Muir of Ord
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Urray
PERIOD
1940s; 1950s
SOURCE
W Gordon
ASSET ID
30310
KEYWORDS
cars
transport
Wolseley
Lady in Wolseley 10 car

This photograph, taken in the Muir of Ord area during the late 1940s to early 1950s, shows Catherine Mackenzie seated at the wheel of a Wolseley 10 car. The number plate of the car is JS 5126, showing that it was registered in Ross-shire.

The Wolseley Motor Company was founded in 1901. By 1913, Wosleley was the largest automobile manufacturer in Britain, employing around 4000 workers and manufacturing over 3000 vehicles. The establishment was merged into larger companies after 1935 but the name Wolseley was still retained.

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Lady in Wolseley 10 car

ROSS: Urray

1940s; 1950s

cars; transport; Wolseley

W Gordon

Winnie Gordon (photographs)

This photograph, taken in the Muir of Ord area during the late 1940s to early 1950s, shows Catherine Mackenzie seated at the wheel of a Wolseley 10 car. The number plate of the car is JS 5126, showing that it was registered in Ross-shire.<br /> <br /> The Wolseley Motor Company was founded in 1901. By 1913, Wosleley was the largest automobile manufacturer in Britain, employing around 4000 workers and manufacturing over 3000 vehicles. The establishment was merged into larger companies after 1935 but the name Wolseley was still retained.