STYLES: WORKING BICYCLES & TRICYCLES

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Carrier bicycles and tricycles took over from the horse and cart, and were employed for local deliveries at least until the 1960s when the young lads who rode them started to object to the strenuous effort required…

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1900_Western_Union_Bicycle_05

1900 WESTERN UNION Messenger’s Bike

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Maxim-Machine-Gun-Tandem-Tricycle-05

1901 Vickers Machine Gun Tandem Tricycle

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AUTOMOBILE_ASSOCIATION_HISTORY_02

1905 AA CYCLE SCOUTS (AUTOMOBILE ASSOCIATION)

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1910s PORTEUR Goods 05

1910 Velo Porteur ‘Goods’

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1910-ALLDAYS-Carrier-Tricycle-02

1910s Alldays Delivery Tricycle

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sparkbrook RIC

1910s Sparkbrook R.I.C Roadster (Royal Irish Constabulary)

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1913 James 28 Constabulary Bicycle 95

1913 James 28″ Police Constabulary Bicycle

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WW1-Bicycle-Ambulance-051

1914 Royal Enfield Bicycle Ambulance WW1

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1916_POPE_DAILY_SERVICE_01

1918 Pope Daily Service Commercial Bicycle

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1918_Western_Union_Bicycle_05

1918 Western Union Messenger Delivery Bicycle

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1919-Brown-Bros-Carrier-Tricycle-30

1919 Brown Brothers Dog Catcher Carrier Tricycle

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1920s Alldays Ice Cream Tricycle 05

1920s Alldays & Onions Ice Cream Tricycle

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The-Village-Tinker-5

1920s Warrick Carrier Tricycle ‘Model C’ – Village Tinker

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john-warrick-tricycle-6

1920s Warrick Carrier Tricycle Open Chassis

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1929 Alldays GPO 05

1929 Alldays & Onions Standard Post Office Inspector’s Bicycle

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FOR SALE 1900_Western_Union_Bicycle_04

1930 Western Union ‘Messenger Special’ Bicycle

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1935-CWS-Wholesale-Co-operative-Society-Federal-Post-Office-Bicycle

1930s CWS ‘Federation’ Post Office Bicycle

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1930s Triang Walls Ice Cream Cart 05

1930s Triang Walls Ice Cream Cart

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1930s Velo Porteur GOODS 05

1930s Velo Porteur ‘Goods’

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1933 Elswick Utility 05

1933 Elswick Utility ‘Cross Frame’ Low-Gravity Carrier with Deep Basket

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1935_CWS_Post_Office_Bicycle_051

1935 CWS ‘Federal’ Post Office Inspector’s Bicycle

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1936 New Hudson Box Carrier 05

1936 New Hudson Box Carrier Tricycle

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1937-BEARD-James-Samson-Carrier-Tricycle-011-1

1937 Beard Carrier Tricycle (James Samson Design)

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1937 Raleigh Hovis Tradesmen’s Bike 05

1937 Raleigh ‘Hovis’ Tradesman’s Carrier

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oldbike_cyclauto_1

1938 Le Super Triporteur Cyclauto

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1939_Dunelt_Tradesmans_Carrier_02

1939 Dunelt Tradesman’s Carrier Model C1

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runwell

1940s Runwell Despatch Carrier Bicycle

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1940s Western Union 05

1940s Western Union Messenger Bicycle

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1947_mercury_afs_01

1947 Mercury Fire Service Roadster

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1947-Rudge-Whitworth-02

1947 Rudge-Whitworth De-Luxe Tourist Policemen’s Bike

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1929_Tradesmens_Tricycle_05

1948 Pashley Tradesmen’s Delivery Tricycle

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1949_Mercury_05

1949 Mercury Military Postal Bicycle, ex-Gibraltar Military Base

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1950-Pashley-Grocer’s-Carrier-Tricycle-01

1950 Pashley Grocer’s Carrier Tricycle Model CT2

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1950s-Triang-Carrier-Tricycle-05

1950s Triang Juvenile Carrier Tricycle

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1950s-Velo-Porteur-Raphaël-Géminiani-8

1950s Velo Porteur Raphaël Géminiani

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1950s_verdeun_bordeaux_05

1950s Velo Porteur Verdeun de Bordeaux

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1951_Stukenbrok_03

1951 Transportfahrrad Stukenbrok Deutschland

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1950s Gundle ‘RR’ Handymotor (for Vincent Firefly) 05

1954 Gundle ‘RR’ Handymotor (for Vincent Firefly)

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handymotor_01

1954 Gundle Handymotor 45cc Firefly: a Commercial Vincent Motorcycle!

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1956-Murray-Good-Humor-Ice-Cream-Truck-05

1956 Murray Good Humor Ice Cream Truck

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1956_Raleigh_PO_Trike_04

1956 Raleigh Prototype Post Office Tricycle

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1950s Phillips Low Gravity Double Carrier 92 copy

1957 Phillips Low Gravity Double Carrier ‘Model T.C.11’

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1960s Gundle Model N 05

1960s Gundle ‘Model N’ Railway Station Newspaper Seller

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Urania_Long_John_24

1960s-80s Urania Long John Cargo Bike + 1930s Royal Enfield Lawnmower

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1965_Messerschmitt_07

1965 Transportmoped FMR Messerschmitt Mokuli Type 200B 49cc

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boda-boda-bicycle-20

1990s ‘Boda-Boda’ Ugandan Bicycle Taxi

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john warrick cycle co reading

JOHN WARRICK (MONARCH) MUSEUM

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MG & Riley Factory Cyclemaster Carrier Bicycle

MG & RILEY FACTORY: CYCLEMASTER CARRIER BICYCLE VIDEO

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1951_MG_Cyclemaster_05

MG & Riley Parts Dept 1952 Raleigh Low Gravity Cyclemaster Roundsman

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THE CYCLE RICKSHAW-EARLY PASSENGER VEHICLES

THE CYCLE RICKSHAW: EARLY PASSENGER VEHICLES VIDEO

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1937-BEARD-James-Samson-Carrier-Tricycle-20

TRADE BIKE MUSEUM

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