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John Pinkerton Memorial Publishing Fund
The Publishing Trust Fund was set up in memory of John Pinkerton who died in 2002. The objective of the Fund is to continue the publishing activities initiated by John - to publish historical material on the development of the cycle and all types of related activities. Items published include reprints of cycling journal articles, manufacturer's information e.g. catalogues etc.

Latest Publication April 2015

Charlie Chadwick Volume 3 - Charlie's Freedom




Recent publication - click here for more details and order form

Other Recent Publications:

  • Cycling History No. 6 The Velocipede - Three contemporary french texts. Translated by Scotford Lawrence
  • Herne Hill - from Stadium to Velodrome by John Watts
  • Rough Stuff - The Pre-war diaries of Charlie Chadwick, edited by David Warner
  • Vernon Blake - by Steve Griffith
  • Charlie Davey, A Lifetime in Cycling - by Christine Watts
  • Dan Albone, Cyclist, Inventor & Manufacturer - by Ray Miller & Lee Irvine
Previous Publications - The Fund has also published the following books
  • Electric Lighting Catalogue - Peter Card
  • An Encyclopaedia of Cycle Manufacturers (1st & 2nd Editions)- Ray Miller
  • End to End Frederick H Pratt & Son - Alvin Smith
  • Lightweight Cycle Catalogues Volumes I, II and III
  • Here are Wings - Translated by Scotford Lawrence
  • Origins of Bicycle Racing - Andrew Ritchie
  • The Pedersen Hub Gear - Cyril Hancock
  • East Anglian Rides - Charles Saniland, edited by Gerry Moore
  • Flying Yankee - Andrew Ritchie
  • Stanley Show Catalogue
  • The Origins of the Bicycle - Andrew Ritchie
  • A History of the Tricycle International
  • Cycling History Conference Papers (19 & 20)
  • Marque Album1- Centaur
  • Marque Album 2 - Ivel
  • Marque Album 3 - Rensch & Paris
  • It Wasn't That Easy - The Tommy Godwin Story
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