Condor is still in business at their same location at 90 Greys Inn Rd, London. I saw one of their new bikes this past November at Ironman Florida. It was very nicely done.
Peter Koskinen Chapel Hill, NC
-----Original Message----- From: email@example.com [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of Mike Schmidt Sent: Thursday, December 09, 2004 8:18 PM To: OROBOYZ@aol.com; email@example.com Subject: Re: [CR]Question about remaining British frame shops...
Bob Jackson does Hetchins, correct? What about Thorn? They make some fine
touring bikes similar to our own Bruce Gordon. They also have an
> We've just closed shop for the day and are sitting here talking after work,
> thinking how much fun it would be to visit the British frame makers and see how
> they do it, jigs, torch or hearth, whether or not they do their own paint,
> etc... Then we were thinking, who is left... with actually real, active
> workshops? So there should be Bob Jackson, Woodrup, Charles Roberts, Mercian, Ellis
> Briggs (?), Ron Cooper, Arthur Caygill (?), Trevor Jarvis, Alex Moulton, Dave
> Yates, Hetchins, Pashley(?), Dawes (?)
> Who is missing? Surely there are other small builders.
> What about it gang?
> Dale Brown
> Greensboro, North Carolina