1910s Terrot Truss-bridge

 

 

1910s Terrot Truss-bridge

22″ Frame

28″ Wheels

 

 

 

With the racing successes of Major Taylor in France in the early years of the century, Iver Johnson’s distinctive Truss Bridge Frame captured the public imagination, and French manufacturers copied the design.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FRENCH TRUSS BRIDGE BICYCLES

Labor held the French license for this frame design. Various companies made their own versions over the year, but many did not pay patent fees to Labor.

 

 

 

 

 

 

PHOTO LOCATION: ROTTINGDEAN SMOCK MILL