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Smith and Milroy

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Date unknown.
October 1923.
October 1923. Models, prices and specifications.

Smith and Milroy of Orpington, Kent, produced a few motorcycles circa 1901.

This firm, owned and run by Frank Smith and his cousin John Milroy aka Jack Milroy, produced a few primitive motorcycles, probably by fitting an imported engine to a bought-in frame.

1920-24 Produced the Orpington car. Possibly 200-300 built

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
  • Orpington web site