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1896 Horseless Carriages Exhibition

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1896 Feb 17th. Held at the Imperial Institute and showed:

  • Carriage powered by a Daimler engine that has been in existence for five years
  • Carriage by the Acme Motor Co and driven by an oil engine
  • Carriage driven by a Kane-Pennington oil engine
  • Carriage powered by electricity

Among those attending were:

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Sources of Information

  • The Times, Monday, Feb 17, 1896