In the 1970's when I still had the bike on the road.
Before I decided roads today were too dangerous and the desire from my youth to sprint took over.
My 1956 AJS MS around 1973.Lovely machine it purred the hundred miles from Greenock to Dundee with fresh washing.
aged 4 on my fathers Francis-Barnett
My father was in the Customs and Excise ( now called Revenue and Customs) and used bikes to get to the various harbour offices on the lower Clyde.