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F. G. Pickering and Co

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of Highgate Implement Works, Berwick-on-Tweed

1893 formerly Lilley and Co

1905-06 Produced the Pickering 2/3 ton lorry with a 20-24hp Simms engine.[1]

1905 March. 'Messrs. F. G. Pickering and Co., Ltd., Berwick-on-Tweed, who employ the four-cylinder 2411.p. Simms' motors, have recently made a more compact design for their 2-3-ton lorry. As one of each will be on the stand, the difference of 3ft. in length between the two may be observed.'[2]

1906 December. Company to be wound up.[3]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. Complete Encyclopedia of Commercial Vehicles. Edited by G. N. Georgano
  2. Commecrcial Motor
  3. Berwickshire News and General Advertiser - Tuesday 25 December 1906