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"For by the safety-coach, Fam'd Brighton we'll approach":- It seems that there were three safety coaches running daily between London and Brighton. Chapters VII and VIII of Brighton and Its Coaches A History of the London and Brighton Road, With Some Account of the Provincial Coaches That Have Run from Brighton by William C. A. Blew imply that these coaches were designed to resist toppling over in the event of an accident. [Ref: A digital facsimile of this book can be found at http://www.forgottenbooks.com/readbook_text/Brighton_and_Its_Coaches_1000337095/13] Below Pages 130 and 131 of Whitmore's Royal Brighton Guide 1826 which lists several Safety coaches running from London to Brighton

 

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