Glover’s Motors, 155 Newland Street, wedding cars. (West End garage). It is said that this was the occasion when seventy cars were assembled for the wedding at Wickham Bishops of Mr G Duncan Rowe, a London millionaire, and Miss Frances Mary (Molly) Allen, daughter of the Revd. William Allen, rector of Wickham Bishops The cars took the 250 guests from the church to the reception at High Hall. The leading car is a Rolls Royce Silver Ghost. The car on the left (F1494) is a 14-20 h.p. Renault, 15 cwt, with a green ‘tonneau’ body; in 1906 Glovers had bought it for “use as a public conveyance” from Collingwood Hope of Crix, in Hatfield Peverel (he had been its first registered owner in 1905) (information from ERO C/DF 11/1).
|Date taken||29 July 1913|
|Source||Kim Harvey, grandson of Joe Glover.|