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David Duncan

Record type: Motorsport Biographies

Biography: Age 24, David Duncan is an instrument maker, and comes from Glasgow. He has ridden in several races at Errol, Kirkcaldy and Charterhall with good placings, and in 1958 he rode in the 350 c.c. Snaefell race and finished 19th on a B.S.A. at 77.19 m.p.h. This gave him an entry in the Junior Manx of the following day, in which he finished bracketed 42nd at 78.60 m.p.h. In 1959 David finished 21st in the Junior Manx at 84.90 m.p.h., winning a Replica, but he did not ride in the Island last year. His machines for this year's races have been kindly loaned to him by Mr Frank Robertson, of Alloa; the Senior is a 1960 model and the Junior a 1961. Hobbies: "Loafing and day dreaming." (TT Special, 5 September 1961, p.10)

Competed in

RacePositionTimeSpeedMachine
1966 Senior TT272:44:44.0082.46Matchless
1966 Junior TT282:39:06.2085.38AJS
1964 Senior TT332:40:50.6084.46Matchless
1964 Junior TT292:37:04.2086.49AJS
1963 Junior TTRAJS
1961 Senior MGP422:43:26.0083.12Norton
1961 Junior MGP463:24:42.0066.36Norton
1959 Junior MGP212:39:59.0084.9AJS
1958 Junior Snaefell MGP191:57:22.0077.19BSA
1958 Junior MGP422:52:50.0078.6BSA

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