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 149,713 pages of information and 235,473 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

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.

Hour Records - Light Cars

From Graces Guide

Light Car defined as having an engine capacity not exceeding 1,100 cc

1912 May. W. Ward - Bedelia - 43.5 miles

1912 June?. J. T. Wood - G.W.K. - 45 miles

1912 July. W. Ward - Bedelia - 45 miles 278 yards

1912 September. A. F. Jones - Bedelia -

1912 September? J. T. Wood - G.W.K. - 47.79 miles

1912 November. H. F. S. Morgan - Morgan - 55.19 miles

1912 November. J. T. Wood - G.W.K. - 56+ miles

1912 November 23rd. H. F. S. Morgan - Morgan - 59 miles 1,120 yards

1913 May. B. Hayward in a Singer at 62 miles 1,136 yards

1913 September. B. Hayward in a Singer at 72 miles 976 yards

1919 April. Raised engine capacity to 1,500 cc.[1]

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