Hand Pedal Cyclist Aka Bicycle 1956

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Feltham, Middlesex.

Johnny Bird can't use his legs but this hasn't stopped him cycling. He has adapted a bicycle so that he can pedal with his hands. He uses a four speed hub gear and two speed duralia - eight speeds in all - to reach performances like 25 miles per hour.

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Cataloguer:
Carol
Stock:
Colour
Sound:
Sound
Media URN:
2031
Sort Number:
CP 078
Time in/Out:
01:24:04:00 / 01:25:18:00
Canister:
CP 078
Film ID:
43.12
Issue Date:
25/06/1956

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  • "two speed duralia" should read two-speed derailleur.

    jamied 4th Jul 2012

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