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Rickshaw

There are a number of carriages in the Maidstone collection that belong to the Royal Collection and…

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Panel Boot Victoria

A superb Victoria built by one of the top London coachbuilders Barker and Co. It doesn’t get much be…

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Landaulet

This is very good, complete example of quite a rare carriage made by one of the leading coach builde…

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Jaunting Car

This Jaunting Car belonged to HRH Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyle. It was built by Irelands forem…

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Sleigh

Sleighs of this type were an object of fun and jollity and not really designed for travelling distan…

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Sleigh

The use of Sleighs did not really catch on in England due to the country not having prolonged period…

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Sleigh

A very aesthetically pleasing and beautifully built child’s Sleigh of the rococo style. It possibly…

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Sleigh

This sleigh is thought to have come from Central Europe and is a particularly ornate specimen of car…

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Butcher's Cart

A local trade vehicle used by H. Betts of 15 Earl Street Maidstone.  The Betts family were…

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Invalid Carriage

Invalid carriage were used by the infirm or the elderly for taking short trips around a park or esta…

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Siamese Phaeton

This super little phaeton was used by Queen Victoria’s grandchildren. There is a surviving photograp…

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State Chariot

This is undoubtedly one of the most important carriages in the Tyrwhitt-Drake Carriage Museum and is…