Deliveries

1912

By Jo Spence

Photo:Trewins delivery van c1912

Trewins delivery van c1912

JLP Archive Collection

Customers of Trewins could rely on having their purchases delivered as long ago as 1912.

This page was added by Joe Editor on 24/07/2007.
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The driver of the van is thought to be Mr W G Shaw who was the father in law of Mr R Gollings of the Furniture Department.

By Judy Faraday
On 24/07/2007

Following the publication of my brief pictorial history of Waitrose Transport in Vintage Roadscene Magazine (issue 159, February 2013), which also included some department store vehicles, a reader has written in to suggest that this vehicle is either a Cyklonette or a Phanomobil of German manufacture.

By Terry Hammond
On 06/04/2013