Kōrero: Taxis and cabs

Greymouth taxi pioneer

Greymouth taxi pioneer

Herbert McGlashan of Greymouth, believed to be the owner-operator of Greymouth’s first taxi – a 1912 Ford – poses with two children. Kennedy Brothers also operated in Greymouth around 1912, developing what became the West Coast’s largest taxi and bus operation.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: 1/2-018535; F

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Jane Tolerton, 'Taxis and cabs - Taxis', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/20793/greymouth-taxi-pioneer (accessed 30 November 2021)

He kōrero nā Jane Tolerton, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010