James Lansdowne Norton: A British Icon

From May 2, 2017 on Cycleworld.com:

James Lansdowne Norton packed plenty into his 56 years of living. The son of a British cabinet maker from Birmingham took the engineering skills he developed at an early age and at age 29 started the Norton Manufacturing Company in 1898. Initially a bicycle chain and parts maker, the company expanded to become one of the most iconic motorcycle manufacturers in the world. Read more...