John Davenport Siddeley 1866-1953

John Davenport Siddeley 1866-1953. Later became Lord Kenilworth. This picture was taken in 1892. Siddeley is in the centre of the group with his hand on the bicycle seat. He was the first person to ride from Lands End to John O'Groats using a bicycle he designed himself. He went into the motor industry and became an important figure for a number of different firms. His name was attached to a number of different cars including Wolseley Siddeley, Siddeley Deasy and Armstrong Siddeley.

Please note: This photo is printed from the original archive image and therefore may
contain the occasional imperfection and blemish.

John Davenport Siddeley 1866-1953

BMIHT Reference Number: NBP005423

Code: A154167

(c) British Motor Industry Heritage Trust


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