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Overseas Motor Co

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of 1a Johnstone Street, Ladywood, Birmingham

1913 October. 'Overseas Motor Co.. Ltd.- This company was registered on 13 October with a capital of £1,000 in £1 sharesn to carry on the business of manufacturers of and dealers in motor-cycles, cars, side-cars, water-planes, aeroplanes, airships, balloons, carriages, omnibuses, cabs, vans, and other public or private conveyances and vehicles of all kinds. etc. The subscribers are.— J. W. Sparke. 271. Potton Park-road. Birmingham. manufacturer: W. J. Lloyd. 15. Hallewell-road, Edgbaston, Birmingham. manufacturer. I share each. Private company. Registered office: 1 Cannon Street, Birmingham.[1]

1913-1917 For a list of the models and prices of motorcycles see the 1917 Red Book

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Sources of Information

  1. Birmingham Daily Gazette - Friday 17 October 1913