a light, open carriage drawn by one horse, with two low wheels and one seat, popular in 19th-cent. England and the U.S.
Origin of stanhopeafter Fitzroy Stanhope (1787-1864), British clergyman for whom the first one was built
A light, open, horse-drawn carriage with one seat and two or four wheels.
Origin of stanhopeAfter the Reverend Fitzroy Stanhope (1787-1864), British clergyman
From Stanhope (“a surname"). Named after Captain Hon. Henry Fitzroy Stanhope, for whom it was first built.