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Marloe Motor Co

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Marloe Motor Company of Bordesley, Birmingham

Marloe were motorcycles produced from 1920 to 1921.

The first machines were step-through and were fitted with the 348cc Precision two-stroke engine and Burman two-speed chain-cum-belt transmission. Later models had 348cc and 499cc sv Blackburne engines and a choice of all-chain drive. Other specifications included the maker's own leaf-sprung front forks.

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