MILNES-DAIMLER London England UK

MilnesDaimler

developed a double-decker in 1902 and provided a bus for the first motorised bus service in the United Kingdom the following year.

1901. Milnes Daimler Motor Wagon

1901. Milnes Daimler Motor Wagon

1902 The first bus arrived and went to Portsmouth and Gosport Motors. After this time Milnes-Daimler was founded.

1902. The Milnes-Daimler model

1902. The Milnes-Daimler model

1902 Incorporated as a limited company.

1903 Auto-Milnes Daimler

1903 Auto-Milnes Daimler

1907 Milnes and Milnes-Daimler were the largest provider of motorbuses and 600 were in service in the UK.

1903 Milnes Daimler

1903 Milnes Daimler

1909 Agents for Mercedes

1903. Milnes Daimler Motor Omnibus.

1903. Milnes Daimler Motor Omnibus.

1908 When Vanguard and Road Car fleets merged with London General Omnibus Co, there were over 300 Milnes-Daimlers in the combined fleet.

1903. Milnes-Daimler ltd. Ad

1903. Milnes-Daimler ltd. Ad

1914 Motor car manufacturers.

1904 Daimler Milnes Ltd. busEnV97-p215a

1904 Daimler Milnes Ltd. busEnV97-p215

WWI Though the company met success in selling buses throughout the British Empire, the partnership between Daimler and Milnes had to be undone due to the First World War.

1904 gwr-milnes-daimler-omnibus

1904 gwr-milnes-daimler-omnibus

The company eventually sold just chassis instead of complete vehicles with Milnes bodies as before.

1904 Milnes-Daimler 1904a

1904 Milnes-Daimler

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA 1904 Milnes-Daimler single-decker 1904 MotAnn-Milnes 1905 GCR-Milnes-Daimler-Bus-in-Mottram-Hollingworth 1905 Milnes-Daimler's were imported for the Horbart Electric Tramway Co. in 1905 1906 Milnes-Daimler Tower Wagon AK 49 Bradford City Tramways 1907 0703Eng-Milnes 1907 Milnes-Daimler Doppeldecker-Bus 1907 Milnes-Daimler Double-Decker Bus front 1907 Milnes-Daimler Double-Decker Bus Side View 1908 04Eng-06 1908 04Eng-Milnes 1908 04Eng-Milnes4 1908 04Eng-Milnes5 1908 aEng-MilnesD1 1908 aEng-MilnesD2 1908 aEng-MilnesD3 1908 autocars-milnes-daimler-autocar-img 1909 1106Auto-Mercedes3 1909 Milner Daimler An excursion in a Worthing Motor Services coach, circa 1909 1909-milnes-daimler-london-bus daimler milnes Milnes Daimler HCVC Rally in Croydon

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