|Later model of Coach with Seat-Box higher & safer|
Coaches of the late 16th & early 17th centuries were not like what we see in movies and television. They were heavy, cumbersome boxes attached to solid frames with wheels. They made for a teeth rattling trip.
|17th century Coachman|
|Coach with low, unsafe seat-box|
|Waterman plying his trade on the Thames|
|Sedan Chair carried by mules. Nifty way to go.|