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British Motorcycles

Dunford and Elliott

Dunford and Elliot of Maritime Buildings, Queen Street, Newcastle-upon-Tyne

of Attercliffe Wharf Works, Sheffield (1937)

  • 1900 A revolving cylinder engine on the Ljungstrom crankless principle.
  • 1917 Advert for hollow shafting. (of Attercliffe Wharf, Sheffield)
  • 1937 Steel manufacturers and engineers. "Dunelt" Carbon, Alloy, Stainless Steels.
  • 1940 Advert for hollow steel bars (of Attercliffe Wharf Works)
  • 1945 Advert for hollow steel bars (of Attercliffe Wharf Works)

Sheffield-Dunelt were motorcycles produced between 1931 and 1933 by Dunford and Elliott, steel makers of Sheffield.

  • 1931 Late in the year the firm transferred manufacture to Sheffield, from Birmingham, and produced a range of motorcycles with the name of Sheffield-Dunelt.
  • 1932 The name continued for that year.
  • 1933 By the latter end of the year the company reverted to Dunelt, as it was the name better known to the public.
Sources: Grace's Guide

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