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VSU 494 - 1950 Comet: Anyone know its history?



Hi All

Having owned a Shadow for the last 40 years my Dad has today acquired the above Comet (should be a bit easier to start :)).

Although he's got the recent owner history from the logbook and original test and delivery dates, the bike appears to have left the country at some point and been brought back around 1991.

I assume the registration will be that issued when it was re-imported but not sure.

Engine No is F5AB/2A/3758 and Frame No RC/1/6155.

It would be good to hear from anyone who may have owned it.

Thanks in anticipation,



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Looks like an age related number. DVLA may be able to help with enquiries. Nos are non matching. Not putting any other details on this public site. Good luck


Thanks Deejay499

I was a bit undecided on whether to post details but took a chance. Will make a few calls.

Thanks again.
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