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Moteurs AderGuzzi's Grandpa A shaft-drive transverse V-twin from 1904, another deft touch from Clement Ader.
Hamilton were motorcycles produced in Coventry from 1901 to 1907.
This company made its own engines and cycle parts as well as selling units to other manufacturers.
They listed singles of 2¼ hp, 3¼ hp and 4hp and a 4½ hp V-twin on which either cylinder could be cut out at will.
These machines were typical primitives of the
Edwardian period, and were produced for only a few years.