Holmes of Welling - 'Feather Superbe'
by Derek Browne, custodian (owned by Dave Watling)
of Welling 'Feather Superbe' Frame no. 5202; seat tube
23½" (c-to-t), top tube 23" (c-to-c); Head tube 72º, seat
tube 71º; Simplex ends
|Fiamme sprint rims on early Campagnolo QR hubs
||Gnutti steel cottered with double rings on Gnutti
||Lyotard 'butterfly' quills with Christophe clips and
|| Benelux front (rod) and rear.(Derek is
experimenting with chain tensions)
||Strada South of France bars on Ava stem with Gnutti
|| Brooks B15 Flyer
|| Bluemels 'Tour de France' pump. Resprayed 1960 by
Pennine Cycles, down tube and seat transfers made by Derek Browne and
Holmes lugwork lined on top of
lugs - Bradford style!