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Mercury were motorcycles produced in Dudley, Worcestershire, from 1956 to 1958.
1947 The company, was founded in Birmingham in 1947, and originally produced bicycles and at one time employed more than two hundred people
1956 The first motorcycles made their debut. Two mopeds were listed, one of which was the 'Mercette' which had a 48cc ohv engine built in-unit with a two-speed gearbox, fitted in a rigid frame with telescopic forks. The second was the 'Hermes' scooter with a two-speed 49cc Ilo two-stroke engine.
1957 Those two models were joined by others: the 'Dolphin' scooter with a 99cc Villiers '4F' engine; the 'Whippet 60', which was a larger version of the 'Mercette'; and the 'Grey Streak', which was a motorcycle fitted with a 99cc Villiers '6F' engine.
1958 Only the 'Grey Streak' and the 'Mercette' ran on that year. The 'Pippin' scooter, with '4F' engine, also appeared
1958 March. Company went in to liquidation