Cover cracker

What a cracking picture on the front of December’s OBM of Charlie Bruce.

It looked a very purposeful bike and more than likely a one-off, and it looks like the engine is a cut-down KTT with home-brewed double knocker top and front forks home-brewed with top end front tube etc.

NNC RR B0244 – Scarborough September 19, 1958 – Charlie Bruce (248cc Velocette)

Has anyone got any info on it and if it still exists?

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