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
London's Deepest Car Park
3. London's Deepest Car Park
Ford plant in Dagenham
4. Ford plant in Dagenham
This is where David Bowie lived
5. This is where David Bowie lived
The 1st one way Street
6. The 1st one way Street
1909 Tottenham Outrage Robbery
7. 1909 Tottenham Outrage Robbery
Brian Harvey's Car Accident
8. Brian Harvey's Car Accident
George Michael Car Arrest
9. George Michael Car Arrest
The Last Lollipop Lady
10. The Last Lollipop Lady


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

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