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of Balsall Common, Coventry
of Berkswell, near Coventry
Not to be confused with the Arden Steam Car Co of Halifax
The founder was a local builder named Ernest Alfred Isherwood.
1912-22 Produced motorcycles and cars
1914 Listed as 'Arden Cycle Co, Balsall Street, Berkswell' 
1923 Listed to be struck-off.
Cars Starting out in 1912 as a light and somewhat crude cyclecar, by the time production finished four years later, it had grown into a well-made four-cylinder car, featuring full four-seater coachwork.
The first model in 1912 was a 8hp V-twin, air cooled, 898cc JAP-engined cyclecar with a wooden chassis. This continued in production until 1915.
This was supplemented in 1914 by the 10hp, with either a water cooled, Alpha 1,104cc two-cylinder, or 1094cc four-cylinder engine.
A larger car, the 11.9hp with 1,700cc engine, was made in 1916 only.
One Arden, a 1913 Alpha two-cylinder-engined, two seat model, is known to survive.
After World War I they developed and marketed a spring front-fork with side members from pressed steel, with adjustable links on cup-and-cone bearings. They also produced a 269cc two-stroke engine. That engine and the fork were used by several smaller assemblers such as Endurance, Gaby, Norbreck and Priory.
They are not thought to have produced many complete machines.