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British Motorcycles

Dorman Engineering Co

Situated n Northampton and then later in Stafford, the company built D.E.C. Engines.

  • Whirlwind were motorcycles produced by them. The company produced a few primitive machines that were typical of the era. The engine was hung from the downtube or within the frame. They had belt drive and were of basic construction.
  • Note: Later, the company built the oil-cooled Bradshaw engines.
Sources: Graces Guide, period literature.



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