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Picture relating to Maryborough - titled 'Dr. H. C. Garde in his Holsman high wheeler, Maryborough, ca. 1908'
Picture relating to Winton - titled 'Draughthorse towing a Talbot motor car, ca. 1908'

Dr. H. C. Garde in his Holsman high wheeler, Maryborough, ca. 1908

contributed by QldPics, taken in 1908
(contact QldPics about this picture)

This vehicle was bought by Dr. H. C. Garde and sold to Mr. Zemek, then in 1916, Mr. Sinclair of Marybourgh bought and drove it until 1941. The car was destroyed in Hecker's fire of November 1956. (Description taken from Maryborough Chronicle on 1 June 1955) This vehicle is an American-built Holsman and this model was made in the period, 1907- 1909. It had a distinctive drive system using ropes or rope-coated cables. This vehicle was detroyed in Hecker's fire of November 1956.

This picture is also part of the Bonzle Cars (open in new window) photo collection.