BSA owners’ day

WHAT’S THE COLLECTIVE NOUN for a group of BSAs?CBG August p10

A bantam of BSAs perhaps, or maybe a lightning or a spitfire?

There were plenty of possibilities at the Market Harborough Rugby Club on an overcast Sunday when the BSA Owners’ Club held an open day at its annual rally.


As befits the largest UK manufacturer of motorcycles from the 20th century, and the largest single marque classic motorcycle club in the whole of the UK, there were plenty of Birmingham Small Arms’ products to gaze upon.

The earliest bike on display was an outfit from 1923 and the exhibits ranged through the decades to models from BSA’s demise in 1972, with all the old favourites plus some specials and oddities too.

Read more in August’s edition of CBG


WORDS & PHOTOS by Richard Jones

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