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James M.L. (Military Lightweight). 125cc. 1945-1948
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British Two Stroke Club.
The M.L. is a civilian version of a machine developed for the Ministry of Supply in the war which, at the end of the war, continued into civilian production.
"Motor Cycling" 26 December 1946 (Up James ! And don't spare the horses !, page 138.) This is an account of a day riding Norman Hooton's 1946 M.L. trials bike.
"Motor Cycling" March 31 / April 7 1955 carried "Service Series" articles that dealt with the forks & gearbox.