One of my favorite classes at the Royal Windsor Horse Show is always the Light Trade Vehicles class. During the horse-drawn era, businesses all had their own specialty vehicles: each in a different size, shape, and style. And every one of them was, without fail, brightly painted and decorated.

Those in the small CAA group that traveled on to Norfolk from Windsor last week were fortunate to visit the impressive (and colorful!) carriage collection of Jim Lawes and Harriet Crowther. Jill took these photos of some of their trade vehicles …

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