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Raleigh

See also Raleigh, North Carolina and Sir Walter Raleigh.

Raleigh is a British bicycle manufacturer who are based in Nottingham in central England.

Raleigh was founded in 1895 and soon became one of the words largest bicycle manufacturers. At its height in the 1950s the Raleigh factory in Nottingham employed nearly 20,000 workers. Today Raleigh produces 600,000 bicycles a year, although since 2002 it's bicycles are no longer manufactured in Britain, although they continue to be designed there.

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