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.


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


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

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