In business in Shipley, Ellis Briggs has been a supplier
of hand built bicycles continuously since 1936. 

Fine handmade bicycle frames were made under the "Ellis-Briggs" name as well as "Favori."

Updated 3.24.2013        Click on images to see a larger view...

This illustration is from a
 1950's Cycling advert.

1950s Ellis Briggs Superb frame set
Photos courtesy Hilary Stone


1950s posters


 Ken Russell in front of shop, 1952


A brochure promoting the shop.

Chuck Kichline's Ellis Briggs bicycle #5074 built in 1974


 Ellis Briggs Mass Start 1960 as seen at auction


Derek Davis bike


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