Coat of Arms

A head badge from a Hercules Maestro, circa 1950.

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These were made in England and marketed for the Quality and Strength.

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In the States, lightweight was a feature and for girls too.

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They were eventually bought by Raleigh and the line discontinued in 2003. Hercules live on in India as speciality bikes, including this loadster.

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Head badge photo uploaded by Mike Gerrish, Hercules sign courtesy of www.free-images.org.uk | more from the Bike Hugger Photostream.