Devitt MCN Festival of Motorcycling Sale 2023 14th May 2023

29 + buyers premium of 12.5% plus VAT (15% incl VAT) Lot 345 c.1958 Norton Manx Replica 500cc • Part of the late Dennis Bagshaw Collection • Norton featherbed frame with 1949/1950 DOHC Manx engine with possibility later magnesium cases • Fitted with a Dellorto SS1 carburettor, BTH competition magneto and Borrani alloy wheels • Raced by our late vendor in numerous events over the years • No paperwork with this lot • Buyers must satisfy themselves with the originality and completeness of the lot before bidding Norton featherbed-derived Manx Norton replica with a 1949/1950 DOHC Manx engine. Registration: UNREGISTERED Frame No: 161275 Engine No: 72029 Estimate: Offered Without Reserve Consignor: Mark Bryan Tel No: 07958 107974 Lot 346 1956 AJS 7R 350cc • Chain driven overhead-cam 350cc race bike introduced in 1948 following on from the “cammy” pre war models • Instantly successful both as a factory machine and with privateer entries • Production ceased in 1963 when single- cylinder race machines struggled against multi-cylinder competition • This early 1956 example has been with the same owner since 1986 and has been raced at various circuits over the last 34 years • Notable successes being a 3rd in 2010 at the Goodwood Revival, beating the likes of Chas Mortimer and Phil Read and 12 Isle of Man appearances with a 90mph average in 1996 at the Manx GP • Original Dunlop rims still fitted with the rears still on original spokes • Engine has Ron Lewis crank cases fitted and the gearbox is a 5-speed unit Classic 1950’s AJS racer with Goodwood and Manx provenance. Registration: TYF 622 Frame No: 1706 Engine No: 1548 Estimate: £20,000 - £25,000 Consignor: Mark Bryan Tel No: 07958 107974 More Details Lot 345 Bid On Lot 345 More Details Lot 346 Bid On Lot 346