From the Editor
18 January 2018

The Editor has received notification of the following jumble sale.

Date: Saturday 3rd March 2018.

Event title: Grand Mid-Wales Cycle Jumble and Auction (including surplus items from the museum stores)

Venue: Royal British Legion, Tremont Road, Llandrindod Wells LD1 5EB
(on A483 north end of town near Aldi)

Tables: £7 each (set up from 08:30).

Public admission: Prior to 09:30 £3.
>After 09:30 £1.

Auction of surplus museum stores cycles at 11a.m.

Payment: cash only, no debit or credit cards.

Provisional list of cycles to be auctioned (subject to change):

1.22-inch Dawes Super Galaxy c1979 Suntour, Weinmann, GB etc. classic touring machine of the era (£180)

2.23-inch Holdsworth early 60s, resprayed dark green unused since respray. Sachs gears, Maes Kint bars and Titan stem, Mafac Racers, Williams 1232 cranks (£200-250 )

3. Rudge roadster, 1930s, 24-inch, complete and original £150

4. Dawes 22-inch frame and forks with chainset, 1930s, with head badge lightweight model, brown, faded box lining £75

5. Holdsworth c1958, no 27718, yellow, original paintwork, 22-½ inch, Gnutti five pin splined chainset, Campag GS hubs and pedals, Universal rear brake, Mafac levers, Brooks, Sprint rims: top quality spec. (£350-400 )

6. Post Office Cycle all original, red of course. If you want one of these you will want this, £100

7. F H Pratt (Salford Surrey) Ladies cycle, late 50s completely original, Sturmey etc (£90)

8. Viking multi-sized child cycle early 60s, completely original, based on a French design. £100

9.Marlboro ladies 20-inch new 1980s, ride away £120

10 Strada folding bike: modern folders, needs repairs £60

11 Hercules Gents light roadster 24-inch, all original, £120 1950s or early 60s

12 Edison (Derbyshire) 1980s low profile time trial bike, mainly high end Shimano very little used, stunning machine, red /yellow (£200-250 )

13. Longstaff tandem trike 22 ½ / 21-½ superb condition, purple, Shinamo index gearing, little used £1000.

Set of Racing wheels to suit above machine £TBA

All items offered as is, without waranty.

To book a stall, please contact Steve Griffith on 020 8346 5215. Mobile 07740 923 630 or email

The bracketed prices are approximate valuations, sale will be by auction, all lots will have a reserve price; if the reserve is not met the item will not be sold.


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