Motoring themed places

Cars are slowly going the way of the horse and carriage, here are some of the best motoring and automobile stories and tales from Greater London.


Marc Bolan's Rock Shrine
1. Marc Bolan's Rock Shrine
World's First Car Death
2. World's First Car Death
1909 Tottenham Outrage Robbery
3. 1909 Tottenham Outrage Robbery
This is where David Bowie lived
4. This is where David Bowie lived
Brian Harvey's Car Accident
5. Brian Harvey's Car Accident
London's Deepest Car Park
6. London's Deepest Car Park
George Michael Car Arrest
7. George Michael Car Arrest
The 1st one way Street
8. The 1st one way Street
Ford plant in Dagenham
9. Ford plant in Dagenham
Waterloo Bridge
10. Waterloo Bridge


11. Birthplace of Charles Rolls @ 35 Hill Street, Mayfair, London
12. Motoring pioneer lived here @ 16 Stafford Place
13. The Last Lollipop Lady @ Queen Victoria Street, St Pauls
14. World's 1st Drink Driving Arrest @ 165 Bond Street
15. Welbeck Street Car Park @ 74-77 Welbeck Street, London
16. 1st Motorcycle Engine made here @ 1a Lansdowne Road, Tottenham
17. Taggs 'Karsino' Island @ Taggs Island, River Thames, Hampton, London
18. The Audi Centre @ 931 Great West Road, Brentford, London
19. A Blue Plaque for a Car Legend @ 14/15 Conduit Street, Mayfair
20. Silicon Roundabout @ Old Street
21. Bentley Motors founded here @ 47 Chagford Street, Marylebone
22. 1st petrol car was built here @ 1 Connaught Road, Walthamstow, London
23. London Motor Museum @ 3 Nestles Avenue, Hayes, Middlesex
24. Percy Lambert: Fastest Man @ Brompton Cemetary, Brompton, Kensington
25. The First Fatal Road Accident @ Grove Hill, Harrow

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