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William Henry James was an English "gentleman of superior mechanical talents.[1]

In 1824, he patented a road steam carriage and built one in 1824 - 1825. in 1829, he built a three-ton machine that carried 15 passengers.

See: Grace's Guide to British Industrial History for more information on W. H. James.

William Henry James Steam Carriage, 1824 - 1829, Modern Postcard, Front William Henry James Steam Carriage, 1824 - 1829, Modern Postcard, reverse

This modern postcard illustrates The William H. James Steam Carriage of 1829.

[1]See, James, William Henry, in Grace's Guide to Britidh Industrial History.

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