Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

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==Sources of Information==
==Sources of Information==
<references/>
* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rover_%28car%29] Wikipedia on Rover Cars
* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rover_%28car%29] Wikipedia on Rover Cars
* Trademarked. A History of Well-Known Brands - from Aertex to Wright's Coal Tar by David Newton. Pub: Sutton Publishing 2008 ISBN 978-0-7509-4590-5
* Trademarked. A History of Well-Known Brands - from Aertex to Wright's Coal Tar by David Newton. Pub: Sutton Publishing 2008 ISBN 978-0-7509-4590-5
<references/>
 
 
[[Category:Cars]]
[[Category:Cycles]]

Revision as of 17:03, 25 January 2009

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Rover was a British manufacturer of Bicycles, Motorcycles and Cars.

General

  • 1896 Became a public company. The Rover Cycle Co was registered on 13 June to take over the business of J. K. Starley and Co. [1]
  • 1905 The name was changed in November from the Rover Cycle Co to the Rover Co.

Cars

Bicycles

Motorcycles

Sources of Information

  1. The Stock Exchange Year Book 1908
  • [1] Wikipedia on Rover Cars
  • Trademarked. A History of Well-Known Brands - from Aertex to Wright's Coal Tar by David Newton. Pub: Sutton Publishing 2008 ISBN 978-0-7509-4590-5