Hackney carriages

Table of distances within a circle of four miles" radius fromCharing Cross ... and an appendix of distances measured to and from certain railway stations.
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Licensed Hackney Carriages. Boston’s Taxis, historically called Hackney Carriages, are licensed by the Police Commissioner under the authority of Chapter of the Acts of The Hackney Carriage Unit is the oldest specialized unit in the Police Department.

Hackney, any carriage plying for hire, although hackney coach usually refers to a four-wheeled Hackney carriages book drawn by two horses and holding six passengers. Hackneys were introduced into England early in the 17th century and may have been named for a section of London.

In there were licensed hackney coaches allowed in London and its environs, and by there were about 1, Hackney Carriage Vehicle A vehicle licensed under the Act commonly referred to as a taxi.

ICO Information Commissioners Office. IoL Institute of Licensing. LGA Local Government Association. Legislation Law which has been enacted by a legislature or other governing body. Licensing Authority The licensing function Hackney carriages book South Cambridgeshire.

Hackney Carriages are permitted to have whole vehicle body advertising livery for a single product or service subject to the prior approval of the City Centre Improvement Officer. Stretched Limousines Stretched limousines are not permitted to be licensed as Hackney Carriage Hackney carriages book.

Horse-Drawn Hackney carriages. The book then summarises the various criminal offences that exist in relation to both the vehicles and the drivers and finally considers decision making in respect of licensing of hackney carriages generally and appeals against such decisions.

Hackney carriage: | | ||| | LTI |TX1| cab | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most. The breeding of Hackneys in England was formalized in the founding of the Hackney Stud Book Society in This was the Golden Age of Driving, when automobiles were not even a dream.

The Hackney was the ultimate driving machine of the s, both in America and Britain. Provision securing the safe custody and re-delivery of any property accidentally left in hackney carriages, and fixing the charges to be made in respect thereof Penalties For information, the byelaws were subject to a consultation process which ran from 24 August to 21 September and were adopted by Full Council on 13 December As the law differs according to whether one is in London and whether one is dealing with hackney carriages or private hire vehicles, this book focuses solely on hackney carriage licensing in London.

It is intended to serve as a practical reference guide for the busy licensing practitioner, regulator in London, or anyone having an interest in. Brighton & Hove's white and aqua taxis, known as Hackney Carriages, are available at taxi can also hail them in the street, or book them by phoning an operator.

Private hire cars, including app based operators, can only be booked through an operator. HACKNEY CARRIAGE AND PRIVATE HIRE POLICY & HANDBOOK THIRD EDITION INTRODUCTION This handbook is the policy document for matters relating to the licensing of Hackney Carriages, Private Hire Vehicles and their drivers and operators.

It contains the following documents. The Council Policy for Licensing of: a. Hackney Carriage Vehicles Size: KB.

Both Hackney Carriages and Private Hire vehicles are required to carry assistance dogs accompanying a passenger without additional charge.

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Booking. To book a Hackney Carriage, call Reading Taxis Tel: Taxi Ranks. Only Hackney Carriages may use taxi ranks. There is a map of taxi ranks in Reading on this site. In 19th century London, private carriages were commonly sold off for use as hackney carriages, often displaying painted-over traces of the previous owner's coat of arms on the doors.

The Clarence or growler was a type of four-wheel, enclosed carriage drawn by two horses used as a hackney carriage, that is, as a vehicle for hire with a coachman. hackney carriage definition: 1. a taxi 2. a carriage, usually pulled by a horse, that can be rented with a driver for making.

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Our selection changes on a weekly basis so whether you like a light pale or a heavy porter we always have a real ale to suit you. Cambridge City Council - Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Handbook – January 6 Preface Cambridge City Council is situated in Cambridgeshire, which contains a total of 5 District Councils.

Cambridge combines a rich history with the vibrancy and prosperity of outstanding educational institutions and modern Size: 2MB. The first hackney-carriage licenses were dated inand applied literally to horse-drawn carriages that operated as vehicles for hire.

The name ‘hackney’ was once thought to be from the French word haquenée - a horse of medium size. The Southampton Hackney Association includes a wide range of vehicles including the London Style Taxi Cab.

Classix Austin FL 1 Hackney Carriage Taxi black. Classix austin fl 1 hackney carriage taxi black. A thin card covered booklet, issued by the county borough of west bromwich, containing byelaws with respect to hackney carriages.

yellow gold hackney carriage, (horse and carriage, old style taxis), lovely item, it. role that Hackney Carriages and Private Hire Vehicles and their driver’s play in enabling people to travel around the borough whilst, playing a visible role in portraying the image of Brighton & Hove City Council to all.

Customers rightly expect that in using Hackney Carriages and Private Hire’s they will be transported safely. According to Wikipedia, The Hackney pony is a breed of pony closely related to the Hackney horse.

Originally bred to pull carriages, they are used today primarily as show ponies. The breed does not have its own stud book, but shares one with the Hackney horse in all countries that have an official Hackney Stud Book Registry.

Carriages personally. stopped pending the outcome of this appeal. You should know that this is a appeal, which means that the Inspector of Carriages could impose greater or lesser punishm Can I appeal after that Yes, you can ap violations stop the suspension Does an File Size: KB.

Guide to taxis and private hire. Find out more about what to expect from your taxi and private hire journey. London has the world's oldest regulated taxi service, with a great tradition of quality, value and safety. Are also called hackney carriages, or black cabs, although they can be any colour; Have a 'for hire' light on their roof.

The Hackney Carriage Micro Pub, Sidcup, Bexley, United Kingdom. K likes. Welcome to The Hackney Carriage Mircopub. We sell real ale and fine wine all locally sourced. Come down to Station Road /5(96). Black cabs are also known as Hackney cabs or Hackney carriages, but why is that?Peter Watts investigates.

Photo: MagicBones66 It is one of those questions that may lurk at the back of your mind. provide a satisfactory group 2 medical certificate from a GP that is no more than 3 months old on initial application. provide evidence of successful completion of the Driving Assessment for Hackney Carriage and Private Hire vehicles from the Council’s approved list which are currently the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) Diamond Advance Test, Green Penny or The Blue Lamp.

Hackney carriage. likes. A hackney or hackney carriage is a carriage or automobile for hire. A hackney of a more expensive or high class was called a. Hackney carriages are passenger carrying vehicles licensed and regulated by us.

They are more commonly called taxis. Hackney carriages display a roof sign with the word ‘Taxi’ to the front and ‘Tacsi’ to the rear, and our logo on each side, along with door stickers on both front doors and a licence plate on the rear bumper. Hackney Carriages. Distances Within A Circle Of 4 Miles Radius From Charing Cross [Metropolitan police publ.

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The council has voted to keep a cap on the number of hackney carriages in the borough, igniting the fury of drivers without the licence. The decision by Reading Borough Council’s (RBC) Licensing Author: Tevye Markson.

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Only licensed hackney carriages can pick up passengers on the street without pre-booking. London's traditional black cabs (so-called, despite being of various colours and advertising designs) are specially constructed vehicles designed to conform to the standards set out in the Conditions of taxi drivers are licensed and must have passed an extensive training course (the Knowledge).Birmingham City Council will only licence purpose built hackney carriage vehicles, van derived vehicles should be meeting the European Whole Vehicle Type Approval or the GB Low Volume Type note, the Individual Vehicle Approval (IVA) is not an equivalent standard and will not entitle you to licence an otherwise non-compliant vehicle.

The law of motor cars, hackney and other carriages; An epitome of the law, statutes, and regulations Paperback – March 5, by George Albert Bonner (Author) See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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