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Horse-drawn carriages and ladies not allowed to vote: These incredible Edwardian pictures will make you travel through time

Mirrorpix Logo By Mirrorpix of Mirrorpix | Slide 1 of 28: At the beginning of Edward VII’s nine year reign, the motorcar was simply a status symbol that only the very rich could afford to purchase and maintain. The horse, generally cheaper, continued to dominate everyday travel. Here are competitors in the Automobile Club 1000 miles trial seen here at Olympia around 1904.

Olympia, 1904

At the beginning of Edward VII’s nine year reign, the motorcar was simply a status symbol that only the very rich could afford to purchase and maintain. The horse, generally cheaper, continued to dominate everyday travel. Here are competitors in the Automobile Club 1000 miles trial seen here at Olympia around 1904.
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