A Brief History of the Marque
Established in 1899 in Neuenrade in the Sauerland, Vaterland Werk Friedrich Herfeld Söhne GmbH & Co. KG was one of the oldest German bicycle manufacturers.
They built lightweight motorcycles and mopeds fitted with Sachs engines from 1933 to 1939. In the 1950s they built mopeds powered by 50c Sachs engine.
The company ceased production in 2007.
Sources: wikipedia de, mo-ped.se, et al
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