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H R Morris Tourer - 1969

Owned by: Tim Dawson

H R M - Tim - RB



Frame H R Morris - 1969; frame no. M549; 25" seat tube; original paintwork. Unusual braze-ons under top tube - one neat fiting takes two cables side-by-side
Wheels Weinmann rims on Maillard hubs
Chainset Chater-Lea pre-war
Pedals make unknown
Gears Suntour 5-speed (will be replaced by Campagnolo) with Campag bar-end lever
Brakes Mafac cantilever brakes with Weinmann levers
Stem/Bars Win stem with Reynolds Touring bars
Saddle Brooks B18
Extra details I was pleased to get this machine as as HRM was my bike shop when I had my first serious bike at the age of 17, and he was such a nice man. He always had time to offer friendly advice and I bought all my bike stuff there. Hand painted name on down-tube as H R M had run out of transfers. The carrier was also fabricated by H R M.  Dynamo mount and left-hand lamp bracket boss.


HRM - TD - RB2
HRM - TD - RB3