A blog about the Edwardian era in the UK - objects, buildings, people, literature, film and all other aspects of the Edwardian era (covering 1901-1919)
Wednesday, 3 October 2012
Durkopp Charabanc, c1907
This is a period advert from The Motor Car Emporium Ltd, of Addison Road North, Holland Park Avenue, London. The Motor Car Emporium was a dealer in Durkopp and de Dion Bouton vehicles, specialising in commercial vehicles. This advert shows a Durkopp charabanc as supplied to the North Eastern Railway, able to 'carry up to 32 passengers and 1/2 ton of cargo'