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.


This is where David Bowie lived
1. This is where David Bowie lived
Marc Bolan's Rock Shrine
2. Marc Bolan's Rock Shrine
World's First Car Death
3. World's First Car Death
1909 Tottenham Outrage Robbery
4. 1909 Tottenham Outrage Robbery
Brian Harvey's Car Accident
5. Brian Harvey's Car Accident
Ford plant in Dagenham
6. Ford plant in Dagenham
The 1st one way Street
7. The 1st one way Street
Taggs 'Karsino'  Island
8. Taggs 'Karsino' Island
Birthplace of Charles Rolls
9. Birthplace of Charles Rolls
Waterloo Bridge
10. Waterloo Bridge


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

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