Victoria and Albert Museum: Archive of Art and Design
Introduction and summary description
|Creator:||London Lorries Ltd|
London Lorries Ltd, commercial motor body builders, was based at Spring Place, Kentish Town, London, from 1918 until 1933. The company designed and manufactured the bodywork and interiors of coaches and lorries.
Photographs of exterior and interior views of coaches and lorries (1919 - ca.1933); drawing of coach interior (ca.1920s); photographs of coaches for advertisements (ca.1920s); photographs of premises (ca.1920 - ca.1933); monthly account book (1928 - 1931); rough day book (1930 - 1933); sales book (1932).
General information on access to material in the Archive of Art and Design is available on the archive pages of the NAL website.
Catalogues and indexes
This online catalogue is a complete description of the archive to file level. A summary description is also included on the National Art Library computer catalogue, and in the published Guide to the Archive of Art and Design
|Extent: 3 files|
|AAD/1997/17/1||Monthly account book, includes
details of purchases, wages and sales|
|AAD/1997/17/2||Rough day book with index by
|AAD/1997/17/3||Sales book with index by client
name (divided by location)|
|Photographs of premises and of coach interiors and exteriors, 1919-[193-]|
|Extent: 8 files|
|AAD/1997/17/4-5||Views of London Lorries Ltd
|AAD/1997/17/6-9||Exterior and interior views of
4 items [including 2 duplicates]
|AAD/1997/17/10-14||Exterior views of
5 items [including 2 duplicates]
|AAD/1997/17/15-24||Exterior views of coaches
Bodies and motors Ltd photographer Hugh Wooten Ltd.
|AAD/1997/17/25-29||Interiors of coaches; some
Bodies and Motors Ltd photographer Hugh Wooten Ltd.
|AAD/1997/17/30-56||Interiors of coaches, some
26 items [including 9 duplicates]
|AAD/1997/17/57-76||Greyhound Racing Lorry, Brixton
21 items [including 19 duplicates]
|AAD/1997/17/77-90||Touched up photographs of
coaches for advertisements; many annotated|
|Extent: 1 file|
|AAD/1997/17/91||Interior of coach|
See also: AAD/1997/17/90