Re: [CR]What Was First Year Of Baines Production?


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Date: Fri, 01 Oct 2004 17:38:31 +0100
Subject: Re: [CR]What Was First Year Of Baines Production?
From: Hilary Stone <hilary.stone@blueyonder.co.uk>
To: "airart4@juno.com" <airart4@juno.com>, <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
In-Reply-To: <20040930.161049.3601.1134552@webmail03.lax.untd.com>


Baines started building frames in the late 1920s but the Flying Gate design for which they were famous did not arrive until 1935 - it was made until the early 1950s. 576 is a pre-war frame probably made around 1937/8.

Hilary Stone, Bristol, England
> From: "airart4@juno.com" <airart4@juno.com>
> Date: Thu, 30 Sep 2004 23:10:07 GMT
> To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
> Subject: [CR]What Was First Year Of Baines Production?
>
>
> Jay,
>
> Thanks for the information. The reason I asked this question is because I went
> into the CR archives and noticed that there was a post from Hilary Stone who
> said 1935 was the start date for Baines. I have also been told that serial
> numbers started from #100.
>
> Look forward to hearing from any other Baines aficionados.

>

> Mike Short,

> Austin TX.