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Bamber

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Bamber motorcycles were produced from 1903 to 1905.

See Richard Bamber

Based in Southport, Lancashire, R. Bamber had a bicycle shop and cycle-making business. The company's works were in Hall Street and at the turn of the century, approximately forty mechanics were employed. In about 1903 he began to construct a number of standard looking single and V-twin motorcycles with direct-belt drive. One of his machines took part in the 1903 Southport Speed Trials

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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