Scandinavian Motorcycles

Jacob Ellehammer (1871 - 1946)

A watchmaker by trade, Ellehammer built quite a variety of motorcycles, aeroplanes and helicopters. On September 12th 1906 he achieved powered flight, the second European to do so.

There is some discussion on the accuracy of this information.

Ellehammer Motorcycles

Classic Motorcycle Books
Classic Motorcycle Books

Danish Motorcycle Manufacturers
Made in Denmark