1953  Francis-Barnett Ltd.  Overseas Falcon 197cc

Location In Museum: Motorcycle Gallery

This motorcycle has a Villiers engine of 197 cc. and a three speed gearbox, and was built for countries where a machine of moderate weight but of rugged construction was needed to cope with local conditions.  It would have cost £127.16s.0d when new. 

It was generously donated to the Museum in 2007 in memory of its previous owner Mike Southwood.

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