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1900. Turgan Steam Omnibus.
January 1903. Turgan-Foy horse van.

Turgan, Foy et Cie, 96 and 102, Rue Carnot, Levallois-Perret, Seine (1902)

Turgan was a French maker of firstly cars; then they changed to commercial vehicles.

Originally started off with steam power then moving on to petrol.

1900 A steam double-decker was built.

1906 Only one petrol-engined double-decker was running in the London area.

1907 Turgan stopped trading.

See Also


Sources of Information

  • Ian Allan - British Buses Since 1900 - Aldridge and Morris