A stagecoach was a means of transportation. It was pulled by horses. The driver rode on the outside, and passengers rode in the coach. Drivers of stagecoaches were known as coachmen.
Stagecoaches were in use in the 17th century; Mr Fanshawe and Lucie Fanshawe owned a stagecoach, driven by their coachman. (TV: The Woman Who Lived)
Stagecoaches were also used in California in the 19th century. Hank was a stagecoach driver. (PROSE: Whiskey and Water)