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Clyde Cycle and Motor Car Co

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February 1903.

of Shenton Street, Leicester (1902). also of Queen Street

Produced the Clyde motorcycle

1890 George Henry Wait set up as a cycle maker

1897 Chairman is J. F. L. Rolleston.[1]

1902 Acquired The Leicester Cycle Co.

1904 March. Showed a 7-hp voiturette.[2]

1904 Became G. H. Wait and Co

See Also


Sources of Information

  • The British Motorcycle Directory - Over 1,100 Marques from 1888 - by Roy Bacon and Ken Hallworth. Pub: The Crowood Press 2004 ISBN 1 86126 674 X
  • The Encyclopedia of the Motorcycle by Peter Henshaw. Published 2007. ISBN 978 1 8401 3967 9