TQ3565 : Thirty years ahead of its time?

taken 40 years ago, near to Addington, Croydon, Great Britain

Thirty years ahead of its time?
Thirty years ahead of its time?
With the wave of interest in electrically-propelled private cars, people tend to forget that these have been around for a very long time - some say longer than the internal combustion-engined car. This picture, taken as long ago as 1977, shows an electric car being demonstrated to an interested group of female students, some of whom later were able to drive it for a short distance.
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Date Taken
Friday, 4 November, 1977   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 28 September, 2009
Category
Electric private car   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 356 652 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:22.2129N 0:3.1929W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 355 652
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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