Britain By Car - A Motoring History

Thames Ditton

An attractive suburban village on the south side of the River Thames, about twelve miles west of London. For 75 years, until 1939, it had a bronze foundry, specifically for the casting of statues.  One of these, that of Oliver Cromwell, stands outside the Palace of Westminster in London.

Autocarriers (1911) Ltd. and A.C Cars

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The longtime location of one of Britain’s oldest motor companies. 

Location
Ferry Works, Summer Road, Thames Ditton; High Street, Thames Ditton; and High House, Thames Ditton.

Date
1911 – 1986.

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