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Roads and their traffic 1750-1850 PDF Print E-mail

Large 18/19th century waggons.

Weights could be in excess of 7.5 tons.

Source:
Roads and their traffic 1750-1850
John Copeland, 1968
David & Charles Ltd

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An 18th century carriers waggon, an aquatint by J.B.Payne

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A carriers waggon, showing the canvas hood folded back.

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A baggage waggon, 1809, by J.A.Atkinson.

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Hyde Park Corner Turnpike in 1794
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