British Motorcycles

Roper Motorcycles

A Brief History of the Marque

A very limited number of Roper machines was made in Curzon Street,Wolverhampton between 1901 and 1905. Mostly the company produced gears and engine parts. 

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The company had no association with American Sylvester Roper who is widely believed to have invented the motor cycle in 1868 or 1869.

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