R. Stephens and Sons
See Richard Stephens
1908 Equipment sale. '...instructions from Messrs R. Stephens and Sons, Engineers, to SELL by AUCTION their entire RUNNING PLANT OF MOTOR-CARS, as used on the Clevedon and Portishead Service and the surrounding district (owing to Light Railway opposition), THURSDAY Next. July 30th, 1908. The MOTOR-CARS are in good running order, with Solid Tyres, suitable for Public Service, comprising: Light MOTOR-’BUS, to carry nine persons, with Extra Open Body- MOTOR-CAR. similar to 'Bus. with Open Body, to seat nine persons; Medium-sized CAR. to carry seven persons; Small CAR, with two Bodies, to carry two four persons; Also 12-h.p. GLADIATOR CAR. to scat five persons, in good running order, with Pneumatic Tyres; Four Pairs of Strong 54-inch TANGENT WIRE WHEELS, suitable for light Cars; A number of Ignition Coils, and other Lots. The Cars can be Viewed at any time previous to Sale...'
Sources of Information
- Western Daily Press - Wednesday 29 July 1908