Blackburne Motorcycle Engines
Made in Britain
From 1908 to 1921
Brief History of Blackburne Engines
Blackburne engineers Cecil and Alec Burney built complete motorcycles and proprietory engines which were used in numerous English and Continental machines including Alge, Ariel, Atala, Atlantis, Automoto, AWD, Bucker, Calthorpe, Cotton, Coventry-Eagle, Göericke, Imperia, La Mondiale, Lady, Magnat Debon, Meray, MM(?), Monark, Motobécane, Motoconfort, Ner-a-Car, New Map, OK-Supreme, Ravat, Rex-Acme, Rush, Simplex, Stylson, Sun, Terrot.and Zenith.
Thomas Gillett was the founder of Burney & Blackburne.
The Blackburne factory was in Tongham near Farnham, Surrey.
Between 1923 and 1930, riders Norris, Beart and Jackson obtained considerable success with Blackburne KMA, KMB (racing engine) and KMC (sports engine) powered machines. (source)
The Burney motorcycle is related.
More on the history of Blackburne
Wed Sep 04 2013
Blackburne Ner a Car B
Can you please tell me if this piston is Ner a Car?Hepolite no. 4814...
Mon Oct 01 2012
Hello, I just bought an old bike with a Blackburn engine. Typ GGD. Who can give me more informatios about. Thanks
Wed Jun 02 2010
Model and Price
Blackburne Not Sure
I am not sure what year and model this Blackburne engine is. I also am curious what the value is on this engine?
Wed Apr 28 2010
I have inherited this engine from my father. I would like to know its value.
The page on Vintage Motorcycle Valuations may prove helpful.
Thu Oct 23 2008
blackburn motor ohv 350cc twinport
ihave parts for blackburn 350 ohv cylinder and top searching a bottom with outside balancewheel
Wed May 23 2007
350cc Blackburne OHV
I am looking for a 350 cc Blackburn OHV arround 1926 to buy...
See under Magnat-Debon
Tue Mar 06 2007
I think these engines were made in Tongham, Surrey and my old grand father worked there?
Fri Dec 08 2006
I have just bought a Blakburne M/c in pieces I am told it is 1919
I know nothing of these bikes. If you have any info on these bikes I
please cover any costs etc. Peter
Sun Aug 27 2006
I'm doing a bit of research on my grandad who used to work at
Blackburne. Is the company still in existance? Where can I
more about this company?
Sun May 07 2006
1921 - single
Today I ran across a 1921 Blackburne, equipped with a Corvette sidecar for sale. I had never heard of a Blackburne before. Is there a place that information on these is available?
It was on display next to a stop on a poker run I was on. It was in West Point, NE outside of Peterson's Autobody. I guess they restore old cars there and did so for the owner of the
Blackburne. The guy from Peterson's said the owner wanted $21,000 for it.
Mon Feb 20 2006
Dieser Motor soll wieder laufen. Leider ist nichts über die Herkunft bekannt. Bitte helft uns wenn jemand diesen Motor kennt. Blackburne, Nr.:JB117
Robotrans: This motor should run again. Unfortunately is nothing confessed over the origin. Please helps us if someone knows this motor. Blackburne, Nr.:JB117 sews Hamburg
|Blackburne SV industrial|
1st March 2005
BLACKBURNE 350cm3 engine at Ebay.fr
Suit Motobécane New Map, Magnat Debon Automoto Stylson
26th January 2005
Blackburne item on Ebay
Antique motorcycle Blackburn engine original 1920s
An original Blackburn side valve engine, that turns over with compression. Looks to be around 350cc and date from the 1920s. No carburetor or magneto, timing cover has had a slot cut out. Engine # 1c4853.
|Blackburne Engines 1926 advert|
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