Royal Enfield Headbadge
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Name: Royal Enfield Headbadge
Brand: Royal Enfield
Badge Type: Unknown
Frame Types: Vintage Lightweights
Utility / Internal Geared
Country: England
Years: 1950's; 1960's
Added By: viscount on 02/07/13
Updated By: viscount on 02/07/13
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Headbadge Information
Here are two slightly different Royal Enfield headbadges from the 1950s. The left one is made from brass, the right from an unknown alloy with a gilt finish.

The alloy one came on a 1955 Royal Enfield Superlight, (531 frame with REs own alloy chain-wheel and brake calipers, now quite rare.) The brass one was an ebay find and predates 1955. Not sure exactly when they changed over but were in use post 1945. I think the Redditch stamped version was pre 1939.





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