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Peter Middleton

Record type: Motorsport Biographies

Biography: Age 26, Peter Middleton is a motor mechanic from Liversedge, Yorks. He has had considerable experience of short circuit racing, where he has gained a number of 'places' including 'firsts' at Alton Towers, Cadwell Park and Kirkby Mallory. Peter first rode over the Mountain Course in last year's 500 cc Newcomer's race, in which he finished second at 88.66 mph and in the Senior MGP of the following Thursday he was ninth collecting a replica - and the Newcomer's Award.

(TT Special, Thursday, September 11, 1958 p19)

Competed in

1962 Senior TTRNorton
1962 Junior TTRNorton
1961 Senior TTRNorton
1961 Junior TTRNorton
1960 Senior TT142:25:09.8093.57Norton
1960 Junior TT152:31:15.8089.8Norton
1959 Senior MGP62:28:22.0091.56Norton
1959 Junior MGP12:33:06.0088.73Norton
1958 Senior MGP72:34:58.0087.65Norton
1957 Senior Newcomers MGP21:42:08.0088.66Norton
1957 Senior MGP92:36:03.0087.04Norton


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Peter was a good friend always pleasant ,l bought my first new bike from his high st. Shop. - George Graham Peace Report this

I worked for pete for 13yrs running his workshop at cleckheaton .. he was a top bloke and will be sadly missed by a lot of people - stephen c Report this