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Classic Lightweights UK
Photo Gallery 6 
 

Classic images from the 30s, 40s and 50s

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James Albon competing on his E F Russ in the Eastern Counties 50 mile time-trial - 21 May, 1939
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Nicolle Ansell sent this photo of her father A E P Backer (stoker left, aged 22 years) with  H A Power after taking the ECRRA 100-mile Tandem record on 11 September, 1926 with a time of 4h 26m 17s.

Her father went on to build and race motor-cycles and cars with some success under the name of Tony Bacca until WWII
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Studio image of A Theaker, grass-track champion of Lincolnshire
(Mick Butler)

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W A Bevis and J Wisby listed to compete in a grass-track meet in Cambridge
(Mick Butler)
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Royston (Roy) Ashmead from Dartford on his Granby frame no. 219 delivered to him on 10 January 1948 with
South of France bars, GB brakes & Williams chainset

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Sir Hubert Opperman
BSA advert
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Stan Miles
Best All-Rounder 1935
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C Helps
National Sprint Champion 1936

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Jack Sibbitt and Ernie Chambers - Herne Hill
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L to R: Toni Merkens, Higgins, Dennis Horn


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dean-gallery-sIan Dean - Solihull CC
Riding Major Nicholls

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Tough cycle tourists in West Norway c.1889
'Velocipedes on the Stalheim Climb' from Brian Redfern




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