The cabmen's shelters fuelling London taxi drivers – in pictures

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The cabmen’s shelters were established in 1875, at a time when the drivers’ vehicles were horse-drawn carriages called hansom cabs. Sixty-one were built across London up to 1914, to provide shelter, hot food and non-alcoholic drinks to cab drivers

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