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Mar 31, 2014

Carways and Airways in Cardiff

Cars and plane tickets are affordable to the masses today, but when the Queen's and Royal Garage in Westgate Street, Cardiff, was built ...

Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

in the 1930s, motoring and air travel were symbols of prestige. Hence the large Art Deco frieze across the frontage which depicts a stylised car and plane of the era, alongside the words "Carways" and "Airways". For more about this building's history and name, scan the QR codes in the window of the Zerodegrees restaurant and microbrewery, which now occupies the building. Or click here