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Our Penny Farthing Range

Picture of Penny Farthing near river
 

JUNIOR

PENNY FARTHING BIKE

Designed for the younger riders, this wonderful little Penny Farthing has given thousands of children at our events the feel of Victorian cycling and learning about this Iconic machine today

Aimed at ages 4yrs and up, this junior bike makes for fun, folly and excitement at every moment!

KEY POINTS

  • Perfect for those children above five years to have a go riding a Victorian Bicycle.

  • Solid Rubber tires - excellent for all surfaces.

  • Superb to bring history to life.

 
 

 

EASY RIDER

PENNY FARTHING BIKE

For the teenager's and dare we say it, those slightly challenged by height! (For the Advanced).The Easy Rider Penny Farthing offers a comfortable visitor experience in Victorian Bi-cycling.

KEY POINTS

  • A real hit with thousands of young adults.

  • Great fun, with style of the Victorian era.

  • Super easy to ride on all types of ground.

  • Brakes front and rear.

  • Fabulous sprung seat!

 

 

THE ADVANCED

PENNY FARTHING BIKE

With a 36 inch front wheel, and oversized Penny Farthing arc frame, this bike offers a ride for adults that is completely different from any cycling experience of today's modern bikes!

Fixed crank and a unique mount - diss-mount, you will have to be focussed and listen carefully to our staff in order to ride this Iconic Penny Farthing!

KEY POINTS

  • Perfectly styled for all types of events.

  • Suitable for those over 18 years.

  • A challenge for thrill seekers.

  • Massive 36 inch Front Wheel.

  • Used for training sessions and Full Experience Event services.

 

 

FULL SIZED

SINGER CHALLENGE 1883-5

The Singer Challenge built in Coventry is a beautiful machine of the Victorian Era without question with Brass Hubs, solid rubber tyres, wonderful coach painted lines and 52.6inch front wheel, this is the diamond in the Mr Phoebus crown.

Handmade in the UK

used on services:

 

 

FULL SIZED

EXCELSIOR 1903

The Excelsior Penny Farthing is a great showcase bicycle, used much of the time here at Mr Phoebus for training riders and brand promotion work. With the slightly smaller 42inch wheel, this is a fine example of high wheel production in the United States of America.

used on services:

  • Public Engagement.

  • Skilled Rider Demonstrations.

  • Film and TV Props.

  • Training and Gift Experience.

  • Weddings.

 

 

FULL SIZED

MESICEK JUBILEA

From craftsmanship of Mesicek is our Jubilea Penny Farthing, hand built in the Czech Republic it does not pretend to be original, but the finish and quality of this machine is fabulous.  Rarely brought out on Events this bicycle makes "show stopping" appearances at VIP and Corporate parties.

used on services:

  • Public Engagement.

  • Skilled Rider Demonstrations.

  • Film and TV Props.

  • Training and Gift Experience.

  • Weddings.