Chaplin Court Treatt and Stella Court Treatt British motoring pioneers cc The notion of a PanAfrican Highway crossing the continent from north to south was a British imperial dream that first emerged in the s In when Tanganyika passed from Germany to Britain after the First World War it became theoretically possible to make the journey exclusively on British territories Chaplin Court Treatt a British former Major in the Royal Flying Corps led the first expedition to successfully drive from Cape Town to Cairo Leaving Cape Town on September the expedition in two Crossley light trucks arrived in Cairo on January Treatt and his wife Stella made a film of the expedition and she also wrote a book about the journey Cape to Cairo published in The highway did not come to fruition however A print from Cape to Cairo by Stella Court Treatt George G Harrap Company Ltd
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