This is a 1955 shed find Francis Barnett Cruiser 75 fitted with the reliable Villiers 1H 225cc engine. The DVLA records show the bikes last road tax running out in August 1979 so some 39 years ago.
The bike was reregistered in September 1977 under a replacement number and has a Modern V5c stating .....
Vintage 1958 Francis Barnett Cruiser 225cc two stroke motorcycle that is in super condition It was restored about 5 years ago with a few upgrades It is tax and mot exempt and comes with its V5. It sarts and rides well a real head turner. Fabulous for the British bike enthusiast.
Garage find 1958 plover 150cc Villiers engine, last used 1977 dry stored since, looks totally original never been messed with comes with its original log book from new plus a new v5c transferable reg number, the engine starts and runs very sweet, mot and tax excempt.
I bought this rare bike from a collection about 2 years ago, wanting to own a bike I could complete the Banbury run on, it was subject to an older restoration around 10 years ago, it now has a nice patina.
I have had the head machined this year by a local machine shop and she runs as she should, .....
Rare bike in unmolested condition, Villiers 249cc air-cooled two stroke engine, twin exhausts, Albion 3 speed gearbox and drum brakes, paint probably original, may require light re-commissioning but was running 2 months ago. Comes with V5C, original buff logbook, a more recent 'Hints & Parts Catalogue' .....
for sale francis Barnett plover 78 1956.
the bike has been restored with no expense spared
a fully reconditioned engine by Villiers and ran on the bench by them,all new rims and tyres,brand new petrol tank
rewired for direct lighting,rechromed handle bars and levers,
all new cables,new speedo,and .....
1937 Francis Barnett 250cc lightweight vintage bike.
2 stroke, 3 speed hand shift.
Original near perfect condition.
Purchased from Frank Roper Motorcycles (London Road, Sheffield) in 1937 and used up until 1940. The owner then went to war but never returned. His wife stored it in the house! .....