emu
British Motorcycles

Swallow Sidecar Co

1922 Founded as the Swallow Sidecar Co by two motorcycle enthusiasts, William Lyons and William Walmsley (of Jaguar).

1928 The company was originally located in Blackpool but moved to Coventry in 1928 to be at the heart of the British motor industry.

1933 Became a public company as S. S. Cars, later Jaguar

Sources Graces Guide


If you have further information or a query related to this page, please contact us

Phil Aynsley Photography
Phil Aynsley Photography
Thousands of quality photographs featuring Ducati, Moto Guzzi, MV Agusta and numerous other marques. An index to many of the amazing galleries on his site is available here:
Phil Aynsley's Motorcycle Photos