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Drives Collection

Background imageDrives Collection: Routemaster Bus

Routemaster Bus
A No.76 Routemaster bus drives past the Houses of Parliament, Westminster, on its way to Stoke Newington, north London

Background imageDrives Collection: Advert for Malcolm campbell 1931

Advert for Malcolm campbell 1931
Dunlop Tyres pay tribute to Malcolm Campbell when he drives his Bluebird on Daytona Beach, Florida, at a speed of 395 km/h. Date: 1931

Background imageDrives Collection: Trumpers Barbers - Mayfair, London

Trumpers Barbers - Mayfair, London
Barbershop in Central London - Mayfair. G F Trumper & Sons. An elaborate belt-driven machinery above the mirror drives a head massaging brush. Established 1875

Background imageDrives Collection: The Ironstein Theory of Golf, by William Heath Robinson

The Ironstein Theory of Golf, by William Heath Robinson
A prospective competitor in our 500 golf contest makes one of those fance drives that are so bewildering to the ordinary member of a local golf club

Background imageDrives Collection: N. of Ireland Flax Spinning Industry, Drawing

N. of Ireland Flax Spinning Industry, Drawing - an interior view of a machine for drawing flax in a spinning mill, this is a side view of the machine showing the belt drives. (Location: Ireland)

Background imageDrives Collection: Golfing Trio

Golfing Trio
Two players watch critically as their companion drives from the tee. Date: 1913

Background imageDrives Collection: Carriage to Hammersmith

Carriage to Hammersmith
A coachman drives two horses pulling a carriage away for hamersmith (sic) in this scene (presumably) from Ed Finch, his Perambulations

Background imageDrives Collection: St Patrick / Cig Card

St Patrick / Cig Card
SAINT PATRICK He drives the snakes out of Ireland

Background imageDrives Collection: Kids Fly Model Planes

Kids Fly Model Planes
Children fly their model aeroplanes, powered by the unwinding of a rubber band which drives a propeller

Background imageDrives Collection: 1927 Morgan Aero 1100cc three-wheeler car

1927 Morgan Aero 1100cc three-wheeler car
Jolly woman posing for a photograph seated in a fabulous 1927 Morgan Aero 1100cc three-wheeled car at the seafront in Margate, Kent. 1927

Background imageDrives Collection: The Cad to the Man wot Drives the Sovereign, cartoon

The Cad to the Man wot Drives the Sovereign, cartoon
The Cad to the Man wot Drives the Sovereign, political cartoon caricature of Sir Robert Peel as a ratcatcher with rats in a cage - hand coloured engraving, 1829 Date: 1829

Background imageDrives Collection: GEORGE IV AND FRIEND

GEORGE IV AND FRIEND
George, prince of Wales (later George IV) drives his friend Mrs Q in his carriage to Brighton. Date: 1810s

Background imageDrives Collection: The lady takes the reins while her groom watches admiringly. Date: 1902

The lady takes the reins while her groom watches admiringly. Date: 1902

Background imageDrives Collection: TRIUMPH OF DEATH

TRIUMPH OF DEATH
Kings and popes, warriors and women with their children - Death remorselessly drives his ox-drawn chariot over us all.. Date: circa 1550

Background imageDrives Collection: The Marred Drives of Windsor, by Byam Shaw

The Marred Drives of Windsor, by Byam Shaw - Union Jack Club Date: 1907

Background imageDrives Collection: D Napier and Son - Sealion

D Napier and Son - Sealion
60-0 Power MTB Section through Camshaft Drives

Background imageDrives Collection: The Afternoon Drive, Queen Victoria with Beatrice

The Afternoon Drive, Queen Victoria with Beatrice
The Afternoon Drive. In the afternoon, Her Majesty Queen Victoria, in a carriage and pair with outriders, drives with the Princess Beatrice

Background imageDrives Collection: DRIVING THROUGH TORINO

DRIVING THROUGH TORINO
Mussolini drives for three kilometres through the streets of Torino, fervently applauded all the way Date: November 1932

Background imageDrives Collection: Golf caddie inadvertantly pokes fun at man golfing Date: 1910

Golf caddie inadvertantly pokes fun at man golfing Date: 1910

Background imageDrives Collection: Farmer Irrigates Land Date: 1948

Farmer Irrigates Land Date: 1948

Background imageDrives Collection: Expelling Moneylenders Date: 1965

Expelling Moneylenders Date: 1965

Background imageDrives Collection: Tractor Above a Road Date: 1950

Tractor Above a Road Date: 1950

Background imageDrives Collection: Couple on Country Drive Date: 1938

Couple on Country Drive Date: 1938

Background imageDrives Collection: Driving With Mom Date: 1950

Driving With Mom Date: 1950

Background imageDrives Collection: Drive in the City Date: 1950

Drive in the City Date: 1950

Background imageDrives Collection: Early Model Automobile Date: 1950

Early Model Automobile Date: 1950

Background imageDrives Collection: Farmer Watches Reaping Date: 1950

Farmer Watches Reaping Date: 1950

Background imageDrives Collection: Man Drives Dump Truck Date: 1947

Man Drives Dump Truck Date: 1947

Background imageDrives Collection: Waving Across Street Date: 1932

Waving Across Street Date: 1932

Background imageDrives Collection: Albert, Duke of York - at the controls of a Glasgow Tram

Albert, Duke of York - at the controls of a Glasgow Tram
Albert, Duke of York (1895-1952) (later King George VI) - at the controls of a Glasgow Tram, which he drove for more than a mile to the Depot! Date: 1924

Background imageDrives Collection: PUNCH / ZEBRA DRESSES

PUNCH / ZEBRA DRESSES
Lady OBrien drives her four- in-hand in the park. Her footmen wear striped livery & she employs zebras rather than horses to co-ordinate with her fashionable striped dress. Date: 1866

Background imageDrives Collection: MYTTON DRIVES CARRIAGE

MYTTON DRIVES CARRIAGE
JOHN MYTTON English eccentric attempts to drive his carriage over a tollgate much to the annoyance of the toll-keeper and doubtless his passenger Date: 1796 - 1834

Background imageDrives Collection: ZEBRA PULL FOUR-IN-HAND

ZEBRA PULL FOUR-IN-HAND
Lady OBrien drives her four- in-hand, pulled by zebra, through the park on the last day of the season. Both she and her and friend wear stripy dresses. Date: 1866

Background imageDrives Collection: Holborn, London 1869

Holborn, London 1869
Queen Victoria drives down Farringdon Street passing under the Holborn Valley Viaduct during her visit to the City. Date: 1869

Background imageDrives Collection: Sun chariot

Sun chariot
Apollo drives his sun chariot across the sky

Background imageDrives Collection: Kiev, Ukraine - Dnieper River, Khreshchatyk Street and sled

Kiev, Ukraine - Dnieper River, Khreshchatyk Street and sled
A very early illustrated souvenir postcard depicting places in Kiev, Ukraine - Khreshchatyk - the main street of the city

Background imageDrives Collection: Man in an office with an Exidy Sorcerer computer

Man in an office with an Exidy Sorcerer computer and word processor. Date: circa late 1970s

Background imageDrives Collection: Barbados - Donkey Cart

Barbados - Donkey Cart
Bajan Woman driving a small donkey cart, Barbados. Date: circa 1910s

Background imageDrives Collection: Queen Alexandra receiving a rose from a child, London, 1925

Queen Alexandra receiving a rose from a child, London, 1925
Photograph showing Queen Alexandra, receiving a rose from a small child, during one of the Queens annual drives through London on Alexandra Rose Day, 1925

Background imageDrives Collection: Seagraves Golden Arrow

Seagraves Golden Arrow
Henry Seagrave drives his Golden Arrow; at Daytona Beach, Florida, achieving a speed of 372 km/h

Background imageDrives Collection: European Gentleman driven Triumphal Arch, Palmyra, Syria

European Gentleman driven Triumphal Arch, Palmyra, Syria
An eminent European Gentleman being driven through the Monumental Arch of Triumph at Palmyra, Syria in the eastern section of Palmyras colonnade built at the time of Emperor Septimius Severus

Background imageDrives Collection: Romance in the back seat of car

Romance in the back seat of car
Couple about to embrace in the back seat while their chauffeur drives the car (Swedish). Date: circa 1930

Background imageDrives Collection: Lady Drives a Tandem

Lady Drives a Tandem
A lady takes the reins of a tandem Date: 1912

Background imageDrives Collection: Barrymores 4 in hand

Barrymores 4 in hand
Lord Barrymore drives his four-in-hand at a cracking pace... Date: circa 1790

Background imageDrives Collection: Cottage at Cropthorne

Cottage at Cropthorne
A man drives a flock of sheep up a country lane past a half- timbered cottage at Cropthorne near Evesham, Worcestershire Date: 1912

Background imageDrives Collection: Germans into Poland 1939

Germans into Poland 1939
Poland : A German motor-cycle force drives into Poland, the invasion which will precipitate the world into World War Two Date: September 1939

Background imageDrives Collection: Syces Running, Cairo

Syces Running, Cairo
Syces (grooms) run before the carriage of an English general as he drives through the streets of Cairo, Egypt Date: 1889

Background imageDrives Collection: Wellington at Douro 1809

Wellington at Douro 1809
PENINSULA CAMPAIGN In Portugal, Wellington crosses the Douro river, and in a battle against a French army twice his size, drives the French from Oporto Date: 12 May 1809



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