Correct on the tail light spacer, the fact that it had the 1955 tail light threw me - yer honour.
More details from the auctioneers
Lot 50 – ‘A 1954 Ariel Square Four motorbike, 1000 cc, registration No. DS 6552, with V5, frame No. KR444, engine No. PL351. Odometer showing 12051 miles. The bike was assembled from parts all or some of which were not new when assembled when registered. Not in working order.’
Lot 51 – ‘A large quantity of motorbike parts mainly from Ariel, to include side car frame ( frame No. VC18 ), two motorbike frames ( frame No's CGM1691 and SC548 ), fuel tanks, mud guards, Vincent engine parts, suspension forks, handlebars, exhaust parts, engine blocks and parts,’
The bike can be viewed now any Wednesday between 12 noon and 7.00pm but the parts are stored until official viewing starts on Saturday 26th January 10.00am – 2.00pm, Tuesday 29th 9.00am – 5.00pm and Wednesday 30th January 9.00am – 7.00pm.
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