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Alfred Forster

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August 1923

of 41 Mersey Street, Warrington, Cheshire

Fairfield were motorcycles produced from 1914 to 1915 by Alfred Forster in Warrington, Cheshire.

See Alfred Forster (1885-1970)

1914 A choice of machines was offered, fitted with a 269cc Villiers two-stroke engine. These were either driect-belt drive or an Armstrong three-speed hub - with Druid forks.

1915 Only the direct belt and rigid forks were offered.

Wartime brought production to a close.

See Also


Sources of Information

  • The British Motorcycle Directory - Over 1,100 Marques from 1888 - by Roy Bacon and Ken Hallworth. Pub: The Crowood Press 2004 ISBN 1 86126 674 X
  • The Encyclopedia of the Motorcycle by Peter Henshaw. Published 2007. ISBN 978 1 8401 3967 9