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1885 Sydney to Rockhampton long distance record bicycle ride by

1885 Sydney to Rockhampton long distance record bicycle ride by


Long distance cyclist, G. E. B. Timewell, 1885, John Oxley Library, State Library of

1885 Sydney to Rockhampton long distance record bicycle ride by Mr G E B Timewell who was accompanied

Overland rider, Mr Timewell posing on a penny farthing at a photographic studio, Brisbane

G. E. B. Timewell with a penny-farthing, 1885, John Oxley Library, State Library

Image courtesy of State library of NSW, advertising for Milk Board

The velocipede created one of several cycling booms in Australia. Harpers Weekly (Dec 18, 1868)

1923 - John Oxley Library image Cycling at the velodrome circuit, Brisbane, ca. 1923 - John Oxley Library image ...

Queensland cyclists G. H. Perry and J. E. Harris with friends posing with a penny-farthing,

Eric Bishop

Raleigh advert from 1940.

Plugger Bill Martin – The Dublin-born cyclist who became “champion of the world”

Francis Birtles, the transcontinental cyclist, completed another great ride by his arrival in Sydney yesterday afternoon (states the 'Daily Telegraph' of ...

19 best Sporting Memories - Cycling images on Pinterest | Bicycles, Bicycling and Biking

Dux bicycle ridden around Australia by Donald Mackay 1900 - MAAS Collection

Dux bicycle ridden around Australia by Donald Mackay 1900 - MAAS Collection

Lawrence Stokes with the 'Penny Farthing' bike that was built in 1888 for his

Dux bicycle ridden around Australia by Donald Mackay 1900 - MAAS Collection

This fri of cyclists were the place-getters in last Saturday's Junior state Cyclists Handicap and Championship. Bertram winner A, Davies G. Rugg Bertrains ...

Route map of Donald Mackay's bicycle ride around Australia in 1900 - MAAS Collection

1885 - Rover Safety Bicycle

Oppy at full pace during 24 hours' non-stop riding at Sydney Velodrome when

Dunlop Road race Goulburn to Sydney

Goulburn to Sydney Classic

Ken Ross (cyclist)

... of the world's most beautiful custom, classic and handmade bicycles. Moser

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Tomas G. Allen and William L. Sachtleben (Americans) + Around-The World by bicycle. Route: Melbourne in 1888-89. Australia (Melbourne -Sydney.

Weeks during the ride from Adelaide to Rockhampton pic: Supaloc Facebook

Michaux-type Velocipede (boneshaker) bicycle, c.1869. On display

Brisbane Central Bike Squad officer patrolling city streets, 2010. Image No. PM3607 courtesy

Bianchi - Performance bicycles since 1885

1939 - Alan Fisher of Torbanlea completed a record breaking cycle ride from Brisbane to Rockhampton.

SIDNEY PRICKETT, the Maryborough cyclist, who won the Yeppoon-Rockhampton road race in effortless style on Monday.

Policeman wearing the country uniform with his bicycle, c1900. Image No. PM0617 courtesy

Brisbane to Sydney cycling records personal to Arthur Dows. Dirt road riding on a fixed gear.

Fuji delivers world-class performance, adventure and joy with leading-edge technology accessible to every cyclist. A Fuji will exceed your expectations of ...

Hilary Pocock with his brother, Warren, at the Woodend, Ipswich, cycling track, 1945 (Image courtesy of Picture Ipswich)

Ever wanted to go on an electric bicycle adventure? You're not the only one! Here's where we put information about those who've ridden their electric ...

Netherlands schmetherlands ...

10 top tips to become a better climber

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Lucien Buysse, 11 September 1892 – 3 January was a Belgian cyclist and winner of the 1926 Tour de France.

They needed the photo in the second heat of the women's finals to work out the winner (John Veage)

Parramatta's Female Orphan School by Joseph Lycett, 1825 (State Library of Victoria). This 19km bicycle route takes riders ...

Daimler Riding Car Drawing August 1885 - Gottlieb Daimler registers his Reitwagen ("Riding Carriage") with a "Gas or Petroleum Engine" as patent DRP No.

Bianchi Specialissima - riding 3.jpg

This photo of bugs in the light at the arena does not do justice to their extraordinary numbers, and made life very difficult.

QLW -Queensland League of Wheelman also written as LQW in newspaper reports. A branch

1974: Canning Stock Route in Australia. (C) Philip Schubert. le >ri: start. "on the road".

A cyclist makes his way to work

4 April 1940 Delegates to the State Conference of the League of Queensland Wheelmen.

Racing – Jan 2013

Cyclists' Road Map of Brisbane and Surrounding Districts, 1896, Sheet 1 and 2

Will Robertson of the Washington Bicycle Club riding an American Star Bicycle down the steps of the United States Capitol in 1885

Kate Leeming. Book-Cover. Route.

Cyclists' Road Map, Brisbane and Surrounding Districts, ...

Women cycling through the Botanic Gardens, Brisbane, 1896

The popularity of the name surged after the original Blondin visited Australia in 1874, performing his highwire act in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne.


Society 1885. full record ». Contributed By

2007 Bay Classic Series at Eastern Beach.

His first reported ride on the the Laufmaschine was from Mannheim to the "Schwetzinger Relaishaus" (a coaching inn) took place on 12 June 1817 using Baden's ...

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Circa 1890 to 1910 - from State Library of NSW Album: 'Box 21: Glass negatives including views of New Zealand farms, Sydney Harbour, Narrabeen, ...

Crescent Cycling Club, Ipswich, 1940s (Image courtesy of Picture Ipswich)


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Finally it's back to town for an energy-sapping three laps of the main street in a 5km run to finish the triathlon. Afterwards everyone shrugs off the ...

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HEMA maps are excellent, and Aussie company Westprint has good detail maps of legendary outback tracks such as the Birdsville and Strzelecki.

Competitors at the Ipswich Amateur Wheelers competition, 1928 (Image courtesy of Picture Ipswich)

B.T.: Hans informed me that he broke the record London - Sydney on a motorcycle.

The royal commission in Queensland heard from alleged victims who suffered at the hands of nuns

21 The Bishops who gathered for the Centenary of the Diocese, June 1959

Constable James Patrick McErlane Dredge with bicycle and two of his children in Toowoomba, c1941

London to Sydney by bike

Jonathan Cantwell

The explosion of Mr L'Estrange's balloon near Sydney 15 March 1881

Will Clarke (cyclist)

City of Rockhampton train (Sunshine railway station, Brisbane).jpg

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