STYLES: Road / Track Racers & Lightweights

Genuine track racers had a hard life. Being custom built for individual competitors, their tubing was particularly lightweight and the machines were usually scrapped after being damaged. Cycle makers capitalised on their successes on the track by selling more robust racing models to the public so their customers could imitate their heroes…

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Items in this Collection

1889 Metropolitan Machinists’ Co ‘Juno’ Path Racer

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1890 Woodhead, Angois & Ellis ‘Raleigh’ Road Racer

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1890s RACING SCRAPBOOK

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1890s RACING SCRAPBOOK

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1890s RACING SCRAPBOOK

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1890s RACING SCRAPBOOK (USA)

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1893 Columbia Model 32 Road Racer with Elliptical Chainwheel

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1893 Humber Road Racer (Paris Depot)

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1893 Rudge Racing Safety (Model D)

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1895 ‘Electric’ Lightweight Road Racer

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1895 Rudge-Whitworth No 3 Road Racer

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1896 Raleigh ‘No 5’ Road Racer

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1897 Clement & Cie ‘Velo Piste’

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1897 Columbia Racing Tandem

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1897 Singer Modele de Luxe Path Racer

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1898 Pennell & Co ‘Armstrong’ Path Racer

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1899 Clement de Luxe Path Racer

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1899 Eadie Fittings Road Racer

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1899 Eadie Fittings Track Racer

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1899 Peugeot ‘Bicyclette Lion A’

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1899 Triumph Resilient Model 25AA Road Racer

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1899 Velo ‘Garin’ – Societe Garin & Bernaux (Maurice Garin)

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1899 Velo de Course Bernasse (Baudou Cushion Tyres)

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1899-1903 Imperial Rover Road Racer

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1900 ‘No 14B’ Imperial Triumph Road Racer

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1900 Double Top Tube 29″ Eadie Track / Road Racer

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1900 Mead ‘Kennebec’ Road Racer

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1900 Velo de Course E. Collesson (Great Western Mfg Co American Export)

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1901 Premier Helical Track Racer

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1902 Alldays Imperial Path Racer

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1902 Tribune BLUE STREAK

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1902 Tribune Model 750 Track Racer

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1902-05 Clement Lightweight Racing Bicycle

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1902/1903 French Racer, Tour de France style

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1903 Bicyclette Manufrance Hirondelle

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1903 LA VIE AU GRAND AIR

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1903 Machine ‘Brillant’ No 1 (Dursley-Pedersen 3-Speed Gear)

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1904 Le Globe ‘Modele Extra Luxe’

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1905 Quadrant Special Road Racer

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1905 Royal Enfield Sloping Top Tube Girder Road Racer

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1905-1910 Track Tandem

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1908 Fleet Standard Racer

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1908 RACING SCRAPBOOK

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1908 Royal Enfield Duplex Road Racer

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1909 Modele Raleigh ‘Route’

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1910 Bicyclette ‘Oblin’ built from BSA ‘B’ Pattern Fittings

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1910 BSA Racer built from ‘A’ Pattern Fittings

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1910 BSA Racer built from ‘A’ Pattern Fittings

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1910 BSA Road Racer built from ‘A’ Pattern Fittings

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1910 Elswick (Newcastle) Popular Truss Path Racer

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1910 Rudge-Whitworth No 24 Special Road Racer

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1910 Rudge-Whitworth No 4 Aero Special Path Racer

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1910s ‘Fortuna’ Sloping Top Tube Road Racer built from BSA Fittings

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1910s BSA Fittings Road Racer (‘Modele Course sur Route’)

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1910s Drop-tube Road Racer built from ‘A Pattern’ BSA Fittings

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1910s Hopper Boy’s Little Giant Racing Bicycle

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1910s Hurtu Sloping Top Tube Racer

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1910s Labor Truss-bridge Road Racer

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1910s le Cadre ‘Special Labor’ Truss Bridge Racer

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1910s le Cadre ‘Special Labor’ Truss Bridge Road Racer

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