1910s Terrot Truss-bridge
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