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TT (Tourist Trophy) riders pose aboard their machines, numbered 89, 56 and 61

Date(s): c.1914

Scope & Content: Pictured are the Abingdon Ecco Ltd team for the 1914 Senior Isle of Man Tourist Trophy (TT). This was to be the last TT before the First World War.

The rider aboard number 56 is A.C. Wright who was killed in the First World War. Fitter Corporal Alfred Charles Wright, 830904, 48th Divisional Ammunition Column, Royal Field Artillery - Died: Tuesday 5 November 1918 (aged 27).

56, A.C. Wright - retired first lap
61, H.L. Kitchen - DNF
89, H. Hopkins - 52nd

(See Manx National Heritage Collection ID Number: 2008-0163 for the number board from A.C. Wright's motorcycle.)

Language: eng

Extent: overall: 8.5 cm x 14 cm

Item name: photograph

Collection: Photographic Archive

Level: ITEM

ID number: PG/8736/2

Subject tags : #TT&MOTORSPORT


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