Introductions - 1891 columbia?
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01-14-12, 06:07 PM
Hi...I have recently bought a trailer full of antiques there are many old bicycles of all types. It will take me weeks to sort everything out but the first bike i took out seems to be very old i would like to know if anyone has info about this bike enclosed is a couple pics if you should need more i have a file of pics. thanks for any help...Mike
Welcome. The folks in the Classic & Vintage forum (http://www.bikeforums.net/forumdisplay.php/181-Classic-amp-Vintage) may be able to help.
01-15-12, 06:17 AM
01-15-12, 09:15 AM
Looks like a Columbia light roadster frame, but with an earlier Lozier headbadge?
Lozier was bought out by Columbia, but later than 1891.
Couple of quick links, http://www.vintagecolumbiabikes.com/id65.html
Not the same model as yours, but informative, http://www.oldbike.eu/museum/?page_id=256
01-15-12, 01:01 PM
Thanks for the help, gives me something to go on
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