British Motorcycles

British Motorcycle Resources

Information on British Vintage, Pioneer & Antique, Touring and Racing Motorcycles including pre-war, early post-war and classic periods

Wolverhampton History & Heritage Website

Delightfully dated, but packed with information of interest to Wulfunians and motorcycle historians.

  • "This site contains material about Wolverhampton's history and heritage...
    We also want to make it useful for schools. We continue in the increasingly desperate hope that one day someone will deliver on successive governments' promises to make computers and the Internet fully available in all schools. In the meantime kids might be able to access this site from home."

Motorcycle section:
historywebsite.co.uk Motorcycles

Barnstormers NZ Excellent page from the Shaky Isles.

Motos Anglais
British motorcycles, in French

Motos Anglais

Grace's Guide
Grace's Guide contains a wealth of knowledge concerning British motorcycles.

Black Country Bikers
Black Country Bikers is a blog on British motorcycles ... and much, much more.

Thank you to Roger Yates for his article on Sun motorcycles

Bruce Main-Smith was an early inspiration for these pages.

David Best's Bradbury Pages: Bradbury Motor Cycles


AJS and Matchless

Jampot Simply masses of information about AJS and Matchless

AJS and Matchless Owner's Club ajs-matchless.com

Abingdon King Dick - AKD - Kerry
Abingdon King Dick / Kerry FB Group


Norton WD16H and Big Four: wdnorton.nl

Pushrod Performance of Lancashire, Norton rebuilds: pushrod-performance.co.uk (emails bounce)


Motorpaul NL covers every aspect of Omega in great detail - British, Belgian, French, Austrian - along with pages on several other marques. There is also information on motorcycle philately.


sunbeamsidevalve.com at archive.org



Has a fascinating set of pages from The Motor Cycle, reproduced with acknowledgement to Mortons Motorcycle Media, holders of the copyright.

See also: Bibliography

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