JACK TAYLOR

Bicycle frame serial number registry
to establish approximate manufacturing dates...
Placed in ascending serial number order.         Updated
10.11.2020

 

Owner

Description

Serial number

Owner-supplied year of manufacture

1

Mally Singo

Pictures

 549

about 1936

2

Edward Angiolini  

Tandem

WF 618

"possibly about 1940".

3

Steve_Melia

Path, filet brazed  Pictures

1047

1948

4

Robin Hunter

 

1268

?

5

Rob Blanchard 

Lugless, originally purple but now red.

1766

mid 50s

6

Christopher Davies 

custom built as a tourer  w/ flip-flop rear wheel sporting a fixed/4speed Simplex with 'Tour de France' derailleur

1857

Orig owner
Doug Harrison
of Newcastle

7

Colin Brooker

Curved seat tube track/time trial model.  pictures

 1920

1951

8

Andy Bassil

 "International" Gate, Flamboyant Yellow

2151

January 4, 1952

9 Bob Freeman "Sports" 22" blue, repainted Pictures 2587 1953
10

Martin Hayman

Curved seat tube road/path

2623

1953

11

Les Stevenson

 24",  531 tubing tourist frame with lugs, orig. paint. pictures

3090

Purchased new 1957 and still owned today by Mr. Stevenson.

12

Steve Davies

Tour of Britain 

3171

1956

13

Tony Fuller

Tour of Britain

3319

owned since new from 'The Lightweight Shop' in 1958

14

Jeff Feet

Curved tube tandem

3422

July 29, 1959

15 Ex Paul Eggett 22" lugged track frame. Was in Earls Court Cycle Show. Nervex lugs and was finished in magenta flam. with white box lining and panels. Last seen 1997. 3777 late 1960
16

Paul Eggett

22" Tour of Britain model  built to order. Originally turquoise flam. with white box lining and panels. Nervex lugs 531db

3784

purchase new in November 1960

17

Jan Hellsund

 Marathon Racing Tandem, curved rear seat tube, set a Human-powered speed record of 78.77 mph over 200 meters.

3917

1961

18

George Garrettson

 Touring with two cable Cyclo derailleur!

3938

Bought second hand about 1965 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

19

Steve Benson

Mixte filet brazed, pink pictures

3941

Early 1950s?

20

Craig ____

 "Ex-works" (?)curved tube path w/track drops.

1951
(Doesn't fit pattern..!)

1958?

21

Gerard Stokeld

 'Tourist'

4031

1961

22

Tim Howell 

"Sports" luggage rack, dynamo hub, 22" x 20" , no evidence of box lining.

4195

1962?

23

Tim Lynham  

Tandem, black

4212

May 1962

24


Steve Griffith

23 1/2" Lugless, blue flam w/double box lining & Taylor 50th Anniv. decal.

4280

Built August 1962

25

Bob Freeman

Ex Stockton-on-Tees racer Colin Lewis' bike Pictures

4431

1963

26

Dick Palmer

Super clubman

4545

Built on Feb 14, 1963

27

Steven Bottomley

 

4549

 

28

Mario Girasa

Tandem

4595

1963-64

29

Elizabeth Greene

Tourist tandem Pictures

4617

?

30

Alex Moll

Jack Taylor Tourist  Pictures

4646

1963

31

Mike Barker

"Norman showed me the number in his records (a big brown ledger)"

4665

1963

32

Tim Cooper

 23" fillet brazed, dark purple, w/box striping      

4709

 Said to be May 1963

33

Darrel Lunge

 Lugless touring frame, red 

4711

1974?

34

Dennis Johnson

Track

4826

9/6/63
Shown at 1964
Earl's Court Exhib.

35

Andy Sarkozi 

Track tandem, white with red pin striping

4829

1963-4?

36 Bob Freeman Bambino, red, repainted Pictures 4870 1963
37

Steven Bottomley

 

4999

 

38

Jack Plummer

"International" lugless touring, orange

5000

Originally thought to be 1972!!

39

Dennis Johnson

Sportsman

5056

3/16/64

40

Paul Eggett

 21" bronze welded track built to order. Originally purple with lime green panels.

5293

March 1965

41 Bob Freeman Custom Road, red, repainted Pictures 5417 1965
42

Ken Cowan

Track bike Pictures

5448

?

43

Paul Eggett

21" bronze welded marathon model built to  order. Originally red with light blue forks and stays.

5451

January 1966

44

Troy Warnick

Tour of Britain

5656

1967

45

Rob Blanchard
 

Marathon , lug less 22 inches, yellow w/"Mondrian" transfers, red box lining, Campagnolo dropouts. forks all chrome with Campagnolo ends

5683

?

46

 Gerard Stokeld

'Tourist'

5734

1967

47

Jeremy Bannister

 Super Clubman blue with white box striping.

5771

Bought used in 1981

48 Jay Robinow  Randonneur  5870  
49

 Mark Nachtrieb  

Tandem

5895

second hand in 1970s

50

Roy Thersby

Bambino, blue/white box lining

5923

Purchased in 1978, the three frames had hung in the Taylor showroom for at least 10 years, so perhaps 1968?

51

Roy Thersby

Bambino, burgundy/white box lining

5925

52

Roy Thersby

Bambino,  white/red box lining

5928.

53

Vincent & Teresa Canepa

Tourist mixte, filet brazed w/rear carrier, white

5935

Purchased used 11/23/77

54

Ken Toda

Tour of Britain lugless, red  Pictures

5939

Late 1960s?

55 Bob Freeman Tour of Britain, 22 1/2" greenish gold, original finish Pictures 5942 1969
56

Richard Katz

Tandem, yellow touring w/ Cyclo derailleur

6066

August l970

57

Andrew Scott

 

6127

?

58

Chris Rose

  Touring, blue

6232

1971

59

Preston Grant

 Touring

6358

1972, picked
up at factory

60 Leif Eckstrom 24" Tour of Britain Nervex lugs   6476 1973
61

Scott Graham 

Curved tube, 51cm, blue/box decal

6489

 

62

Lx Rudis

Curved tube, flamboyant 'racing green' w/white box striping

 6490

1974 or earlier...

63

Dennis Johnson

Tour of Britain

6528

8/18/73.

64 Bob Freeman Tour of Britain, 22", orange, original finish Pictures 6538 1973
65

Neil Foddering

Curved Seat tube w/ track ends

 6541

1973 according to
Norman Taylor

66

Bob Johnston

23" super touring Flam green

6623

Ordered on November 16th 1973

67

Jon Spangler

"Tour of Britain", w/ internal top tube brake cable

6635

 

68

David White

26" road

6656

Purchased  7/25/74

69

Dale Brown

Tour of Britain, orange enamel, full Campagnolo

6806

?

70 Bob Freeman Tour of Britain, 22" blue, repainted Pictures 6814 1975
71 Bob Freeman  Super Touring Tandem, 22"-22" red, repainted. Pictures 6824 1975
72

Tim Endean

Tour of Britain.  Black with red pin striping.  full Campy Record road group

6875

purchased new 1979 from a bike shop in Wheaton, Ill.

73

Dave Mowell

Super Clubman

6965

1975

74

Rob Blanchard

Clubman white

6972

?

75

Laurie Bolard

Orange, Reynolds 531

6982

?

76

Paul Sander

Tandem

6993

Mid 1970s?

77

Larry Black

Lugless, powder blue, "tiny 531 sticker on dt"

7027

?

78

Richard Shuldiner

19"  red touring

7109

?

79

Aaron Lipstadt

 Tour of England, orange

7190

1972?
(Has derailleur marked 1972 )

80

Troy Warnick

Tourist

719?

1977

81

Charlie Young

Fillet brazed Tourist, orange w/box lining

7234

 '70s

82

Ian Skinner

Curved Seat Tube Tandem

7300

mid 1970s?

83

Vincent & Teresa Canepa

Tour of Britain w/Nervex lugs, British racing green

7338

Purchased 5/8/78
 Fulton Street Cyclery,
 San Francisco, CA

84

David Martinez

  19"  fillet brazed, orange

7351

?

85

David Martinez

Curve tube, red pictures

7424

?

86

Louise Burns

Marathon

7439

?

87

Steve Howrey

tandem, blue with white pin stripe. 

7498

1978 or 1979?

88

Jon “Papa” Grant

tandem, purple flamboyant with cream box lining.

7506

Said to be 1979

89

Larry Black

Lugged, Nervex pro, brown

7533

?

90

Rich Deandrea 

Tour of Britain, Nervex lugs, turqoise/yellow road pictures

7557

1979

91

Dan Artley

Curved seat tube, fillet brazed, fixed gear path racer pictures

7573

?

92

Richard Eyerman

Touring

7574

?

93

Paul Wolfe

Touring tandem, grey with maroon boxing. Front and rear racks

7627

?

94

Jim McCoin

Tour of Britain

7674

?

95

Jay Robinow

Touring tricycle, 15 speed full Campagnolo, tandem Mafac brakes pictures

7723

bought new in 1980

96

Paul Wolfe

  Touring Tandem.

 7742

1980

97

Steve Reker

Super tourist tandem,

7761

1981

98

Paul Eggett

21.5" bronze welded clubman model with carrier. Bought 2nd hand bicycle 1995.  In original colour of green flam. with white box lining

7778

Was stock frame in May 1981

99

Anthony Rutter 

Road/touring, burgundy

7780

?

100

Paul Keane

 21.5" red touring

 7802

1980's

101

Dan Borden

Touring w/ "art deco" decals

7879

?

102

Michael M

Touring, filet brazed

7937

1982?

103

Richard Eyerman

Tandem frameset in original wrapping in the box, never assembled.

7940

?

104

Derek Athey

24 1/4" Super Tourist w/original white enamel, 2 coloured box lining with mixed colour lug lining on Nervex Professional lugs. Soubitez lighting with in-built hidden wiring etc. Cantilever brakes.

7948

1982?

105

Steve Benson

Touring filet brazed 650c, pink  pictures

7997

1982

106

Christof  Irran

Curved tube Supertourist, "Flamboyant Red"

7998

1983

107

Robert Clair

Touring Nervex, white

8032

1980s

108 Bob Freeman Curved Tube, red, original finish. Pictures 8039 1983
109 Bob Freeman Super Touring Tandem, 22"-21", blue Pictures 8051 1983
110

Andrew Wernick

"Curve Tube" Sprint Bike

8058

Nov-Dec '83 or January '84

111

Dale Brown

Touring Nervex, red pictures

8119

Said to be "late 1970s"
by orig. owner (!?)

112

Leonard Bulger

Curved tube road

8138

1986

113

Dennis Johnson

Super Tourist

8192

11/9/84

114

Dennis Johnson

Curved tube

8193

11/4/84

115

James Macdonald

Triplet tricycle. (Said to be only one made) Orig. made for the son of the Chief Cashier of the Bank of England. Picture

8230

2/22/85 

116

Robert Clair

50th Anniv. black tandem

8290

1985

117

Mike Scott

Super Tourist , black w/ "50th Anniversary" transfers

8393

1987

118

Bruce Thomson

"Tour of Britain" Special 50th Anniversary bicycle Pictures

8423

 

119 Max Beach 25 inch - “S/sports” model 8462 Built by Norman on March 7, 1988
120

Peter Johnson

Tandem

8468

1985?

121

Peter Vilder

50th Anniv. model, 19 1/2", white with red pin striping.

8592

1985?

122

Peter Bell

Nervex Tour of Britain

8620

1986

123

David Poole

Road lugless, green  Pictures

8629

Est. late 1980s

124

Dennis Johnson

Tandem

8639

8/22/90

125

Troy Warnick

Tour of Britain Pictures

8679

?

127

Steve Reker

Expedition, heavy touring tandem

8725

1996

128

Dennis Johnson

Five Bar Gate

8752

3/2000

128

 

Touring Nervex, white Pictures

8757

2001

129 Steve & Karolyn Reker "Super Touring" tandem