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Cars Leaving The Lizard, about 1903

NumberHESFM:2000.7551.2
PlaceHill's Hotel, The Lizard Cornwall United Kingdom
Date1903. about
KeywordsTransport Road Rail Lizard
PhotographerErnest C Argall & Son
Copyright© Helston Museum

An Argall's Series postcard showing Great Western Railway buses leaving Hill's Hotel, The Lizard, about 1903. The Helston to Lizard service was the first in Britain to have regular buses timed to meet trains. It proved so successful that it was extended to other part of Cornwall and Devon.