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Taxi Collection

Background imageTaxi Collection: The Main Entrance - The Royal London Hospital, Whitechapel

The Main Entrance - The Royal London Hospital, Whitechapel Date: 1913

Background imageTaxi Collection: Please, Mr Policeman, where is Father Christmas by Matania

Please, Mr Policeman, where is Father Christmas by Matania
In the centre of London, close to Piccadilly Circus, two children stop a policeman from directing traffic to ask him where Father Christmas is

Background imageTaxi Collection: Provincial Airways Poster

Provincial Airways Poster
Poster, Travel by Provincial Airways, with a propeller above a red and black car, and details of the south-west coast route from Croydon to Plymouth. 20th century

Background imageTaxi Collection: Altrincham Railway Station - Trafford, Greater Manchester

Altrincham Railway Station - Trafford, Greater Manchester, England. Date: 1903

Background imageTaxi Collection: Sub-station with taxis and crews, WW2

Sub-station with taxis and crews, WW2
A typical London Fire Brigade sub-station watch and their equipment. Taxis were used as makeshift fire engines which towed trailer pumps

Background imageTaxi Collection: The pier at Entebbe, Uganda - Lake Victoria

The pier at Entebbe, Uganda - Lake Victoria
The pier at Entebbe, Uganda on the shore of Lake Victoria with the steam ferryboats Clement Hill (on left) which was in service between 1906-36 and either the Winifred or Sybil (on the right)

Background imageTaxi Collection: NEW FORD TAXI 1930S

NEW FORD TAXI 1930S
One of the new Ford motor taxi cabs

Background imageTaxi Collection: Guide Dog Crossing Road

Guide Dog Crossing Road
Guide dog Buddy I with Morris Frank. Buddy was his third seeing eye dog. He was the first guide dog in the USA. Date: 1930s

Background imageTaxi Collection: Brompton Oratory, London

Brompton Oratory, London. Date: circa 1905

Background imageTaxi Collection: Curacao - Willemstad - Queen Emma Bridge

Curacao - Willemstad - Queen Emma Bridge
Curacao - a Dutch dependency in the West Indies. View of Willemstad and the Queen Emma Bridge, a pontoon bridge across St. Anna Bay, built in 1888. Date: circa 1910s

Background imageTaxi Collection: View of the main entrance to Waterloo Station, London

View of the main entrance to Waterloo Station, London
View of the famous main entrance to Waterloo Station, London. According to the clock, it is 11:10 in the morning, when most people are already at work. A row of taxis waits outside. Date: circa 1930s

Background imageTaxi Collection: Honeymoon taxi / W H Robinson

Honeymoon taxi / W H Robinson
The best man need no longer grovel under back axles to attach boots and horseshoes etc. The Honeymoon taxi comes pre-prepared

Background imageTaxi Collection: Corner shop in Vienna, Austria

Corner shop in Vienna, Austria
A large corner shop, Hammerbrot, on a street in Vienna, Austria, with parked cars and people out shopping. Date: 1953

Background imageTaxi Collection: Knightsbridge, London

Knightsbridge, London - looking east. The Hyde Park Hotel is on the left. Date: circa 1910s

Background imageTaxi Collection: Fleet Street, London

Fleet Street, London
A lovely view up Fleet Street, toward Ludgate Hill and St Pauls Cathedral

Background imageTaxi Collection: Charing Cross Station & obelisk

Charing Cross Station & obelisk
The Victorian replica of the Eleanor Cross at London Charing Cross station, surrounded by taxi cars

Background imageTaxi Collection: Hastings, East Sussex - The Albert Memorial

Hastings, East Sussex - The Albert Memorial in the town centre

Background imageTaxi Collection: Chile - Santiago - Mapocho Station

Chile - Santiago - Mapocho Station
Chile - Santiago - The elegant and attractive front of Mapocho Station. Now a cultural centre. Date: circa 1910s

Background imageTaxi Collection: Slow Coach and infuriated passenger

Slow Coach and infuriated passenger
A lovely postcard by Lance Thackeray entitled Urgent - featuring a carriage being pulled by a very tired old nag and being driven by an old soak of a driver

Background imageTaxi Collection: Hailing taxis / W H Robinson -test edit

Hailing taxis / W H Robinson -test edit
The fitting of the new Heath Robinson taxi hailer dissolves all difficulties of inadequate whistles (due in some cases to dental work)

Background imageTaxi Collection: Labroke Grove, London

Labroke Grove, London
A view of Ladbroke Grove, London

Background imageTaxi Collection: Stationary traffic along a busy Piccadilly at night

Stationary traffic along a busy Piccadilly at night, showing a London taxi cab for hire, and the illuminated signs of Piccadilly Circus in the background in London

Background imageTaxi Collection: English Electric Canberra E.15 WH972

English Electric Canberra E.15 WH972
Royal Air Force - English Electric Canberra E.15 WH972 (msn SH1697), of No. 98 Squadron, at RAF Watton. A crew chief / specialist is giving the crew a last chance briefing before they complete their

Background imageTaxi Collection: Sadar Bazar, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India - May, 1922. Date: 1922

Sadar Bazar, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India - May, 1922. Date: 1922

Background imageTaxi Collection: Man in pony and trap beneath a road sign on Innishmore

Man in pony and trap beneath a road sign on Innishmore
A man wearing a cloth cap sits in a pony and trap beneath a road sign on Innishmore, Aran Islands, Ireland. Horse transport is often used as taxis on the islands Date: 1991

Background imageTaxi Collection: Female French Horse Cab Driver - Madame Decourcelle - Paris

Female French Horse Cab Driver - Madame Decourcelle - Paris
Female French Horse Cab Driver - Madame Decourcelle and her best friend - Paris. Lady cab drivers were seen by paying customers as a far safer bet than their male counterparts

Background imageTaxi Collection: The Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool

The Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool. Note the elegant gilt Art Nouveau surround border and the horse cab front and centre. Date: 1903

Background imageTaxi Collection: Great Central Railway - Marylebone Station

Great Central Railway - Marylebone Station. The newspaper headlines on the left give a perfect date for this photograph of May 1906 as they detail the British victory in the Bambatha (Bambaata)

Background imageTaxi Collection: London St. Pancras Railway Station probably 1920/30s

London St. Pancras Railway Station probably 1920/30s

Background imageTaxi Collection: London Fleet Street Victorian period

London Fleet Street Victorian period

Background imageTaxi Collection: Busy London street scene - hand coloured - Victorian period

Busy London street scene - hand coloured - Victorian period

Background imageTaxi Collection: Nottingham Trinity Square Campion Taxi Service in 1927

Nottingham Trinity Square Campion Taxi Service in 1927

Background imageTaxi Collection: Campion motorbike taxi in Trinity Square Nottingham in 1927

Campion motorbike taxi in Trinity Square Nottingham in 1927

Background imageTaxi Collection: Growler Cab in London

Growler Cab in London

Background imageTaxi Collection: A London Growler Cab Victorian period

A London Growler Cab Victorian period

Background imageTaxi Collection: London Regent Street early 1900s

London Regent Street early 1900s

Background imageTaxi Collection: London Hansom Cab Victorian period

London Hansom Cab Victorian period

Background imageTaxi Collection: Euston Station London early 1900s

Euston Station London early 1900s

Background imageTaxi Collection: Burnley in 1880

Burnley in 1880

Background imageTaxi Collection: Burnley Centre in 1880

Burnley Centre in 1880

Background imageTaxi Collection: London at night, cabbies waiting for passengers, early 1900s

London at night, cabbies waiting for passengers, early 1900s

Background imageTaxi Collection: Norwich Market probably 1930s

Norwich Market probably 1930s

Background imageTaxi Collection: Blackburn Station Square probably 1920s

Blackburn Station Square probably 1920s

Background imageTaxi Collection: Cabs waiting at Bootham Bar, York, early 1900s

Cabs waiting at Bootham Bar, York, early 1900s

Background imageTaxi Collection: Norwich Market Place probably 1920s

Norwich Market Place probably 1920s

Background imageTaxi Collection: London Policeman probably 1920s

London Policeman probably 1920s

Background imageTaxi Collection: London Bridge, Victorian period

London Bridge, Victorian period

Background imageTaxi Collection: Regent Street, London, England

Regent Street, London, England
Regent Street, London - looking north toward Oxford Circus with Dickins and Jones Department Store (right), which traded between 1835 and 2007. Date: circa 1909



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