Ariel Motorcycles

Ariel 1929 Amphibian

Crossing the Channel by Motorcycle

H.S. Perry, with F.E. Thacker on the pillion, pioting the Ariel amphibian (above) out of Calais harbour on the return voyage of his double channel crossing, made on August 12, 1929. Each crossing took about 3 1/2 hours.

Image courtesy Classic Motorcycle Magazines. Vintage and classic motorcycle magazines for sale.