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Westfield Frame Numbers 1933 – 1945
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Photography: Daniel Stier. But then tandems do seem to invite adventures and accidents. I came off on the next corner and did pretty ghastly damage to my knee. It was an ambulance job. Smith is famous for his love of cycling, as well as another bike crash that, at the age of 17, changed the direction of his life and led him into fashion. So when it came to Handmade, a bicycle made perfect sense. For Handmade , Smith led a bike tour of Milan in collaboration with Rapha; this year, he opted to work with Derby-based cycle maker Mercian.
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I have bought a secondhand mercian frame to be the base for my new touring build. Getting 2 forks with it — one in silver with higher rake to avoid toe overlap esp when using mudguards. The individual tubing and components for the frame are then set aside or ordered-in by a frame-builder and boxed ready for the build date.
The builder of this Mercian frame chose to use brass, at least for the bottom bracket shell. After taking measurements and determining the rear.
John Moss made this Freedom of Information request to West Mercia Police This request has been closed to new correspondence from the public body. Contact us if you think it ought be re-opened. Try opening the logs in a new window. How you would go about checking a bikes frame number of one you recovered, which registers would you check? These bikes are also checked against the MPS preferred online registration database www. These checks are done by the initial Officer in Charge and as a fail safe by officers from the local Borough Safer Transport Teams on a regular basis before any bikes are disposed of by the MPS’s Property Services.
In both cases the Mets response was suitable. I would appreciate if you could speed up this request, as this information is required for something that is time sensitive. Your request will now be considered in accordance with the Freedom of Information Act the Act. You will receive a response within the statutory timescale of 20 working days as defined by the Act, subject to the information not being exempt or containing a reference to a third party. In some circumstances West Mercia Police may be unable to achieve this deadline.
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Mercian Serial Numbers?
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The frame number, stamped on the BB shell, is Everything I’ve read about Mercian frame numbers says that either the first two or last two.
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Custom sizing Customers visiting our showroom to order a frame are sat upon a specially designed jig where skill, time and patience ensure a correct frame size and design – tailored to match the intended use of the cycle or frameset. The components to be used also play an important part of the frame order process, our framebuilders use the same model of component whilst building the frame to ensure that the finished frameset is built to suit you, your equipment and your cycling style.
All of these minor details make sure that the complete cycle is the very best it can be. Craftsmanship From the first stage of taking your order to the final clear lacquer paint finish – each member of the Mercian team is committed to service to you, as well as the production of a high quality product.
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Probably one sold through an agent to order as it has vertical dropouts only seen on one other frame built for Wilson. Not much doubt about the builder and with some provenance. The bonus was a chat to a guy with three others which I have to write up. If you are interested you can contact him by dropping the website a message and I will give you contact details. Here are some photos to tempt your interest.
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but bought up to date for modern roads with the finest handpicked components. Frame, Handcrafted Mercian frame and forks made from Reynolds tubing.
Mercian Cycles began as a cycle shop in London Road, Derby in Shortly afterwards Mercian frames were being built in a small workshop in Castle Street, off London Road. He wrote:. To us, as new enthusiasts, it was entering heaven – when we looked at the club bikes to be seen hanging in the workshop we knew we had to get one. This event started the social season off. Lou Barker can be seen in the doorway.
Tom and Ethel always made cyclists of all clubs welcome in their shop, if only for a chat. All the railway apprentices who were cycling enthusiasts made their way to the shop in their dinner breaks to ogle at equipment they would have to save up for. Eventually becoming experienced club cyclists and winning racing lads. There is a lot of information on Eileen Sheridan on the Internet and it makes fascinating reading.
Eileen rode her Mercian for several National Championships and record-breaking runs as an amateur. At different times the bike was equipped with a Sturmey-Archer multi-speed hub as below right , and in some instances, she used it as a fixed gear single-speed.
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Front derailleur needed: mm clamp; BB threads: English; Markings on bb shell: (likely indicates build date).
Endurance road bikes offer comfort over long distances, but are usually closer to a race bike than a traditional touring bike. Adventure road and gravel bikes are robust and have wide, often knobbly tyres, disc brakes and even dropper seat posts — making them ideal for cycle tours that might venture off the beaten path. Endurance and adventure road bikes could both handle a cycle touring trip.
The traditional touring bike, however, is a breed all of its own. The ideal bike for your touring trip will depend upon the terrain you plan to cover and how much kit you want to take with you. If you click on this then we may receive a small amount of money from the retailer when you purchase the item. Both come with a light weight alloy rear pannier carrier, sturdy and durable fixed chromoplastic mudguards and 32c schwalbe Marathon tyres, the only thing the Dawes Ultra Galaxy is missing is a touring map and rider.