C. 1885 Rudge "Kangaroo" high wheel safety, 40" chain driven front wheel
C. 1885 Rudge "Kangaroo" high wheel safety, 40" chain driven front wheel. Older restoration, retains Kirkpatric style saddle with new leather and stamped "Pat. 1885", elongated coaster pegs, rear step, complete brakes, proper pedals. SN # 2159, back bone stampled "Rudge & Co Rudge Safety". Older restoration, very good condition. David Metz Museum.
Sold Price: $32,760
c. 1886 Columbia safety high wheel bicycle so called "Kangaroo", manufactured by Pope Mfg. Co. Boston MA
c. 1886 Columbia safety high wheel bicycle so called "Kangaroo", manufactured by Pope Mfg. Co. Boston MA, 38" wheel geared to 47 1/2". First American application of chain drive. Original cost 140.00. Restoration missing one spoke.
Sold Price: $17,250
Auction: Bicycle Auction: Pedaling History Bicycle Museum Session III, October 19, 2013
Category: Bicycle Auctions
Tags: Bicycle, Columbia, High Wheel, Kangaroo, Pedaling History Museum, Pope Mfg. Co., Safety
HHC Kangaroo Dwarf Safety Bicycle
C. 1880's Kangaroo dwarf safety bicycle. 38" front wheel. Motion drive front wheel by lever and cranks. Original condition. Hillman, Herbert & Cooper of Coventry (Premier Works). Margaret Ann Baker Collection.
Sold Price: $9,300