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1897 Stanley Cycle Show

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Note: This is a sub-section of the Stanley Show

1897 November 19th-27th. The 21st show held in the Royal Agricultural Hall, Islington, with 400 exhibitors and 2,400 cycles [1]

Detailed report.[2][3]



Later in the year (November) there were a few more at the Stanley, 13 or 14, and four or five motorcycles, including a lady's machine by Humbers. The Great Horseless Co. and Daimlers were the only other exhibitors.

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Morning Post, Saturday, November 20, 1897
  2. The Autocar 1897/11/27
  3. The Autocar 1897/12/04
  4. Motor Magazine 1908/11/03