historic hetchins

oldest known
surviving Hetchins

Model Brilliant, serial number 336.
ordered 16 March 1935,
delivery taken 19 April 1935.

John Liffen writes: "It was purchased new by my father in 1935 and used by him virtually daily until about 1960. Later he dismantled and stored it, and it was not rebuilt until after his death. I rediscovered my interest in cycling and David Pinkerton did the work in 1995-6."