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TITLE
Charabanc at the quayside in Campbeltown
EXTERNAL ID
QZP27_58_36_28
PLACENAME
Campbeltown
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ARGYLL: Campbeltown
PERIOD
1900s
CREATOR
Charles & Dennis MacGrory
SOURCE
Argyll and Bute Library & Information Service
ASSET ID
30616
KEYWORDS
vehicles
transport
charabancs
Charabanc at the quayside in Campbeltown

A boy runs after a charabanc at the quayside, Campbeltown in the early 20th century.

The vehicle was registered on 3rd August 1906 and owned by Charles Wakeham of the Kintyre Motor Co. It is a 16hp Chelmsford steam car with 34" solid rubber wheels and a maximum speed of 12 miles per hour. It was originally painted green with a yellow line. In April 1908, it was sold to an owner in Glasgow.

In 1906 the Kintyre Motor Co advertised that they had the fastest and most up-to-date mode of travelling in Kintyre


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Charabanc at the quayside in Campbeltown

ARGYLL: Campbeltown

1900s

vehicles; transport; charabancs

Argyll and Bute Library & Information Service

MacGrory Brothers Archive

A boy runs after a charabanc at the quayside, Campbeltown in the early 20th century. <br /> <br /> The vehicle was registered on 3rd August 1906 and owned by Charles Wakeham of the Kintyre Motor Co. It is a 16hp Chelmsford steam car with 34" solid rubber wheels and a maximum speed of 12 miles per hour. It was originally painted green with a yellow line. In April 1908, it was sold to an owner in Glasgow.<br /> <br /> In 1906 the Kintyre Motor Co advertised that they had the fastest and most up-to-date mode of travelling in Kintyre <br /> <br /> <br /> This image is available to purchase.<br /> For further information about purchasing and prices please email <a href="mailto: libraryhq@argyll-bute.gov.uk">Argyll and Bute Library & Information Service</a>