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H R Morris Touring - 1965

H R Morris 1 - 495

Frame
Frame No.H409; 25.5" seat tube, 23" top tube, brass hand-cut  head badge, built Spring, 1965
Wheels Fiamme yellow label rims with 27" Michelin Speed tires,  Campagnolo Gran Sport hubs
Chainset Stronglight 49D cranks with T.A. chainset 48/45
Pedals Lyotard 460D, Christophe toe clips, Lapize straps
Gears Front: Simplex rod control; Rear: Cyclo Mark 8 Tourist 3 sp.  with Cyclo shift lever mounted on top tube, 3 sp. TDC freewheel
Brakes Mafac cantilevers (soon to be replaced with original Mafac  Driver brakes)
Stem/Bars GB Kromo stem with GB Touring bars
Headset TDC (repro)
Saddle Brooks B17 Champion Special
Extras Mudguards  Ivorlite alloy, Berthoud saddle bag, flick bell, TA water bottle and chrome 
cage, Apex Ultralite pump.  Originally built for Eddie Engel, Essex District Assoc. CTC

H R Morris 2 - 210 H R Morris 4 - 222

3 close views of the H R Morris
Left - head showing brass headbadge
Above - Head, stem/bars, brakes, and top-tube gear lever
Right - seat cluster and gear-cable guides


H R Morris 3 - 210