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Frank Birch (1870-1949)
Born 24th November 1870 at Spencer Street, Coventry
1899 Formed Perks and Birch
1901 Living at Widdrington Road, Coventry aged 30, an Automobile Engineer.
1901 Joined the Singer Cycle Co
1908 July. Details of irreversible steering gear.
1920 Birch opened a cycle shop in Spon Street
1933 Owned a garage in Conduit Yard
1949 22nd March. Died aged 78.