c.1892  Begbie Twentyman  Hadley

Location In Museum: Store

This tricycle was built in Kentish Town, London. The original invoice for its purchase gives the price as £30, less one-third discount, plus 5/- (25p) for a bell, and the machine was later fitted with a two speed gear which cost £4.6s.0d. (£4.30). It has cushion tyres and weighs 59½ lbs. (27 kgs.).

From “Bartleet’s Bicycle Book”, H.W. Bartleet, No. 41, page 84

 
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