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Britain By Car - A Motoring History

Upper Norwood

With its name derived from the medieval Great North Wood, Upper Norwood is situated on an upland ridge forming part of the southern edge of the Thames Basin.

Today it is a suburb of London, predominantly characterised by 18th and 19th century buildings.

Two little-known cycle cars produced by a young man, later known for his futuristic automobile and industrial designs.

The C.F.B Car Syndicate Ltd., 51, Church Rd, Upper Norwood, and Plycar Ltd., Stoney Lane, off Church Rd, Upper Norwood.