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Reminder. George's bike "the Queen" is for sale, and it is tucked away in a WTB, WTS, etc thread that Folkie started in the appropriate section. I think you really need to know to look for it to even have a clue that it is there.

George's son Alan is selling off whatever bike stuff that George had so if anyone is interested I can get you in touch with him.
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Reminder. George's bike "the Queen" is for sale, and it is tucked away in a WTB, WTS, etc thread that Folkie started in the appropriate section. I think you really need to know to look for it to even have a clue that it is there.

George's son Alan is selling off whatever bike stuff that George had so if anyone is interested I can get you in touch with him.
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If ^ happens I can think of no better place for this machine to end up.
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Reminder. George's bike "the Queen" is for sale, and it is tucked away in a WTB, WTS, etc thread that Folkie started in the appropriate section. I think you really need to know to look for it to even have a clue that it is there.

George's son Alan is selling off whatever bike stuff that George had so if anyone is interested I can get you in touch with him.
Pete, kudos to you for the reminder.
Good if ASW buys it!
I was under the impression that George had quite a collection of fasteners.
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Reminder. George's bike "the Queen" is for sale, and it is tucked away in a WTB, WTS, etc thread that Folkie started in the appropriate section. I think you really need to know to look for it to even have a clue that it is there.

George's son Alan is selling off whatever bike stuff that George had so if anyone is interested I can get you in touch with him.
Good stuff, I hope it sells. Anyway to find out what parts ect he has for sale? Maybe purchase in lots? Thanks


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I never met George face to face but we exchanged a few messages and he offered help during the Iron Butt Rally if I was in his area.

RIP George
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