WH Speechley, Monument Street (1925)

One of a number of advertising cards produced by Monument Street based WH Speechley and showing off their fleet of early taxi vehicles in 1925. A view of the same location on Monument Street in 2018 is shown below.

WH Speechley & Sons

A promotional card for WH Speechley & Sons of Monument Street Рpossibly captured alongside Central Park.

The Speechley business started in 1912 with horse-drawn carriages before switching to motor vehicles after the Great War in 1919. The chap in the top hat on the far right may well be William Herbert Speechley, the proprietor of the business.