Orpington (Smith & Milroy Ltd.)
Orpington was a British automobile brand, which was from 1920 to 1924 by Smith & Milroy Ltd. was made in Orpington Kent . Smith & Milroy were also the British representative of the US automobile manufacturer Overland as well as previous production of early motorcycles and engineers .
Only one model was built, the Orpington 10/12 hp , also called Orpington 10.5 hp . The light, two-seat car had a side-mounted, four-cylinder in-line engine with 1.5 L displacement from Coventry-Simplex . this had a wheelbase of 2438 mm. Other components came from Ford Model T .
Price two-seater, £225; Four-seater, £250. TaX, £11. No. of cylinders. four. Bore, 66 mm. Stroke. 110 mm. (1,498 c.c.). Weight complete, two-seater, 12 cwt.
Side-by-side valve Transmission by shaft. No. of speeds, three. Right-hand control. Cone clutch.
Approx consumption, 40 m.p.g. Capacity of fuel
tank, six gallom. Thermo-siphon cooling. Forced-feed lubrication. Separate construction of gearbox. Zenith carburetter. Magneto ignition.
In 1924, the brand disappeared from the market again around 3000 buit.
Car manufacturer of Great Britain from 1920 to 1924.