Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Hampton

From Graces Guide

Hampton were motorcycles produced from 1912 to 1914, in King's Norton, Worcestershire.

1912 The company made a single-cylinder model with a 3.5hp Hampton engine, Saxon forks and belt drive.

1913 They added a 2.5hp model, with either fixed or free gear, or a three-speed hub.

1914 Machines were fitted with 3.5hp TDC engines.

By 1920 was producing 2 models of cars: a 10/16 and a 12/16


See Also

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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
  • The Encyclopedia of the Motorcycle by Peter Henshaw. Published 2007. ISBN 978 1 8401 3967 9