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Federal motorcycles were produced from 1921 to 1929, by the Co-operative Wholesale Society (CWS).
Later, 172cc Villiers engines were used along with three-speed all-chain transmission and Sturmey-Archer gearboxes.
1929 The name was dropped, but company continued with the Federation until 1937, when they went back to the supply of groceries