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
London's Deepest Car Park
4. London's Deepest Car Park
This is where David Bowie lived
5. This is where David Bowie lived
Ford plant in Dagenham
6. Ford plant in Dagenham
George Michael Car Arrest
7. George Michael Car Arrest
Waterloo Bridge
8. Waterloo Bridge
1909 Tottenham Outrage Robbery
9. 1909 Tottenham Outrage Robbery
Birthplace of Charles Rolls
10. Birthplace of Charles Rolls


11. The First Fatal Road Accident @ Grove Hill, Harrow
12. 1st petrol car was built here @ 1 Connaught Road, Walthamstow, London
13. Bentley Motors founded here @ 47 Chagford Street, Marylebone
14. The 1st one way Street @ Albermarle Street
15. Percy Lambert: Fastest Man @ Brompton Cemetary, Brompton, Kensington
16. The Last Lollipop Lady @ Queen Victoria Street, St Pauls
17. 1st Motorcycle Engine made here @ 1a Lansdowne Road, Tottenham
18. London Motor Museum @ 3 Nestles Avenue, Hayes, Middlesex
19. Taggs 'Karsino' Island @ Taggs Island, River Thames, Hampton, London
20. Motoring pioneer lived here @ 16 Stafford Place
21. Welbeck Street Car Park @ 74-77 Welbeck Street, London
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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