Winnipeg Cab History / 81: The 1950s to the 1960s (1)
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Cab history seemed to come full circle in 1969 when the remains of an old horse-drawn coupe came to light. "Dr. E.C. Shaw, who runs the Red River Museum at St. Andrew's, has acaquired an old hackney cab which is being restored at his town garage in Tuxedo. The doctor says he found that the cab's original lamps were made for candles and a check with the provincial archivist revealed that the vehicle was probably used in Manitoba about 1885.

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