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Old 03-26-07, 12:59 AM   #1
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penny farthing

Hi everyone, I'm looking to buy a penny farthing, with the intention of riding it from lands end to john o'groats, but I can't find one. If anyone knows of one that might be for sale please let me know, thanks, dave....
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Old 03-26-07, 01:12 AM   #2
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Hi everyone, I'm looking to buy a penny farthing, with the intention of riding it from lands end to john o'groats, but I can't find one. If anyone knows of one that might be for sale please let me know, thanks, dave....
There is a hat store in Nevada City, Ca...that has one in their display window...not sure if it is for sale...heck...everything is for sale...depends on what you are willing to pay..
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One of the bike shops here has one hanging from the roof but it's not for sale .
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I saw one on the boardwalk in Santa Barbara a couple months ago.
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Old 03-27-07, 02:28 AM   #6
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Some guy rode one across Australia a few months ago.
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Why not ride across Shetland too? Good roads up there.
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They make them here in New York City, but the shipping costs may be prohibitive.

http://worksmancycles.com/shopsite_s...ml/page38.html

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Cycle King have them - modern versions that is - for 179.99 I think. Saw one on Saturday.
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