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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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    "the bus came by and I got on, that's when it all began...there was Cowboy Neal at the wheel of a bus to never-ever land."


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    Quote Originally Posted by dolandave
    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 .

    "the bus came by and I got on, that's when it all began...there was Cowboy Neal at the wheel of a bus to never-ever land."


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    I saw one on the boardwalk in Santa Barbara a couple months ago.

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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.
    Die schokoladenseite des radfahrens.

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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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