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See JAP motor cycle engine, 1904.
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JAP motor cycle engine, 1904.
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Picture Number:10306723
Credit:Science Museum/Science & Society Picture Library
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Caption:
Made by J A Prestwich and Co Ltd, this was the first overhead valve motorcycle engine built in Britain. This overhead arrangement was subsequently used in automobile and motorcycle internal combustion petrol engines. JAP became a highly successful supplier of engines to various motorcycle manufacturers in the 1920s.
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In Collection of: Science & Society Picture Library
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Subject(s) > Transport > Road Transport
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