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MEMORY LANE: meet driver of ‘horse bus’

Memory Lane: Henry Harrison

Memory Lane: Henry Harrison

Meet Henry Harrison who had many important roles to play after he moved from Newark to Eastwood.

Not only did he act as in insurance agent in the town, he was also responsible for driving the ‘horse bus’.

Powered by six horses, the vehicle carried businessmen from the Midland Station to the Sun Inn in the town.

It was kept at Bush Yard off Victoria Street, Henry was married to Sara.

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