What Replaced Horse Drawn Carts?

Delivery vans replaced horse-drawn carts.

These photographs taken about 1930, show the delivery van for a grocer called Whitehall and a fleet of vehicles, including two vans, belonging to the Imperial Hotel.

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SM 1980-138 Whitehall delivery van
SM 1976-122b Imperial Hotel fleet for vehicles, c1930