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Details if other :. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Return to Book Page. Coventry's Motorcar Heritage by Damien Kimberley. Coventry, home of the cycle industry, was also to become the birthplace of the motor industry when the Daimler Company became the first in Britain to mass produce cars in the late s. Spearheaded by H.

Coventry's Motorcar Heritage

Lawson, Coventry soon became a hub of motoring activity, and by the early s was teaming with small and large companies, testing cars, motor-bicycles, and tricycles Coventry, home of the cycle industry, was also to become the birthplace of the motor industry when the Daimler Company became the first in Britain to mass produce cars in the late s. Lawson, Coventry soon became a hub of motoring activity, and by the early s was teaming with small and large companies, testing cars, motor-bicycles, and tricycles around the local streets and surrounding country lanes.

Many of these companies had previously been established as cycle manufacturers, yet introduced engines to their cycle frames in various forms, as well as producing safer three- and four-wheeled experimental machines. Other companies were established solely as motor manufacturers, many were short-lived, but others would survive and prosper.

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This new-found industry soon attracted a new type of worker to Coventry, specialized in mechanical engineering. These men and their families came from all parts of the UK and beyond, and made new lives for themselves in the city.


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Coventry has been home to well in excess of independent motor manufacturers, but in recent years the city has suffered greatly with the loss of huge companied like Jaguar and Peugeot. The legacy of many of these historic cars can, however, still be enjoyed through museums and private collections. This outstanding volume is illustrated with archive photographs and ephemera from the collection held at Coventry Transport Museum, and is a valuable record of the motor companies and their machines, as well as the individuals who both founded and worked for these manufacturers. Reprint, London: Forgotten Books, Also available online here accessed 8 April, Harrison, A.

Hassell, Jeromy. Hudson, N. Kimberley, Damien. Coventry's Bicycle Heritage. Stroud: History Press, Lane, Joan, comp.


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