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Albert Jones

Record type: Motorsport Biographies

Biography: Age 29 garage foreman of Blackburn, Lancs, Albert Jones rode in the 1951 125 cc TT, and finished fifteenth on an Anelay-DMW, at 48.50 mph. His principal successes have been at the Wallasey Sand Championships where he was third in 1949 and first the following year.

He rode a Norton in last year's Junior TT, but retired on the last lap; and he did not have any better luck in the 125 cc event in which, on the same machine that he rode in the 1951 "Tiddler's" race, he retired on the third lap.

He is entered by Shuttleworh and Geldart, of Blackburn.

(TT Special, 10 June 1953, p.8.)

Competed in

1957 Senior TT343:39:01.2082.69AJS
1957 Lightweight TT181:41:23.0063.8LMA spl
1957 Junior TT303:09:58.2083.43AJS
1956 Senior TTRMatchless
1956 Lightweight TT81:36:10.6060.58Norton
1956 Junior TTRAJS
1955 Senior TTRMatchless
1955 Junior TT503:27:41.0076.31AJS
1954 Senior TT352:00:16.0075.3Matchless
1954 Lightweight TTRRudge
1954 Junior TT302:17:17.0082.46AJS
1953 Ultra Lightweight TT51:40:39.0067.48MV
1953 Lightweight TT82:05:20.0072.26Excelsior
1953 Junior TTRVelocette
1952 Ultra Lightweight TTRAnelay
1952 Junior TTRNorton
1951 Ultra Lightweight TT151:33:16.8048.5Excelsior
1951 Senior TT233:17:07.2080.4Norton
1951 Lightweight TT92:12:40.8068.25Excelsior
1951 Junior TTRNorton
1950 Lightweight TT63:42:41.2071.17Guzzi
1950 Junior TTRNorton


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