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Carriages to the End of the 19th Century (Illustrated Booklet)

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Carriages to the End of the 19th Century (Illustrated Booklet)

by Science Museum

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Published by Stationery Office Books .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages44
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Open LibraryOL7321283M
ISBN 100112900399
ISBN 109780112900399

In the 18th and 19th centuries a wide variety of carriage types were in common use. In the United States the stagecoach became familiar as a means of public transportation. In Europe the cabriolet, a two-wheeled vehicle, was used for this purpose. From the middle until the end of the 19th century the railway was performing the work of the carriages formerly used for extended travelling. (Figs. 3 and 4.) Carriages were designed to give greater ease of access, and being unencumbered with travelling equipment, more attention could be given to elegance and the reduction of weight.

Smoothbore gun carriages. From the 16th to the midth century, the main form of artillery remained the smoothbore this time, the trunnion (a short axle protruding from either side of the gun barrel) had been developed, with the result that the barrel could be held in two recesses in the carriage and secured with an iron band, the "capsquare". Buy 19th Century American Carriages: Their Manufacture, Decoration and Use by Of Stony Brook Museums, Museums of Stony Brook online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - starting at. Shop now.

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Carriages to the End of the 19th Century (Illustrated Booklet) by Science Museum Download PDF EPUB FB2

American Carriages conveys us into the s for a close look at the horse-drawn vehicle in selected counties of New York state and Long Island. This handsomely illustrated book probes the effects of America's growing industrialization on the manufacture of carriages, and furnishes an unusual and often amusing study of the relationship between horse, carriage and driver.5/5(1).

Book contains numbered pages. Enhanced with interesting old photos, illustrations. Details about 19th Century American Carriages Their Manufacture, Carriages to the End of the Nineteenth Century (Il by Philip Sumner Paperback.

$ Free shipping. Last Rating: % positive. Carriages to the end of the nineteenth century. London, H.M. Stationery Off., (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Philip Lawton Sumner; Science Museum (Great Britain).

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Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for 5/5(2). This book is a compilation of articles on wheelmaking taken from late 19th century journals published in America for the carriage industry.

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No need to register, buy now. In knowing the importance that carriages had on one’s status, one can understand Austen’s intention of incorporating them in her novel in identifying the greater good of the time. To many, carriages are seen solely as a way to get from point A to point B, but their value and history is much richer than that.

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One such coach is the Composite Corridor, introduced for British Rail in the s; though such coaches existed from early pre-grouping days, at the end of the 19th century. In India, normal carriages often have double height seating, with benches (berths), so that people can sit above one another (not unlike a bunk bed).

By century’s end however, large mechanized factories had all but replaced small carriage shops. The Studebaker Company serves as an excellent example of the changing economic landscape. Inwith just $ 68 and the craftsman skills taught to them by their father, Henry and Clement Studebaker established a small wagon shop in South Bend.

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Very well illustrated resource book covering hundreds of. Landau--Open, fancy carriage with four wheels with a hood at each end and two seats opposite each other. It was popular in the first half of the 19 th century. Two horses pulled the landau. Phaeton--A light four-wheel carriage with open sides and drawn by one or two horses.

"Oxford English Dictionary" Car, Carriage] The word "car", then meaning a kind of two-wheeled cart for goods, also came from Old Northern French about the beginning of the 14th century; it was also used for railway carriage s, and was extended to cover "automobile" around the end of the nineteenth century, when early models were called.

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