1912 Rudge-Whitworth No. 3 Aero-Special Roadster
1912 Rudge-Whitworth No. 3 Aero-Special ‘de-luxe’ All-Weather Full Roadster
26 inch Frame with Double Top Tube
28 x 1 3/4 tyres
Frame No 694319
The No. 3 Aero-Special Full Roadster model was introduced in 1906. As you can see in the 1906 catalogue, above and below, there was also an All-Weather model.
By 1912, these two models appear to have merged into the No. 3 Aero-Special ‘de-luxe’ All-Weather Full Roadster.
FRAME NUMBER UNDER BOTTOM BRACKET &
The following article appeared in a May 1915 issue of Cycling…
OLYMPIA SHOW REPORT, CYCLING MAGAZINE, 29th November, 1912