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CABRERA: 1979- Italy
CABTON: 1954-61 Japan
CAESAR: 1922-23 UK
CAGIVA: 1979- Italy
CALCOTT: 1910-15
CALIFORNIA: 1901-04 USA - built in San Francisco, based on the earlier marks machine. manufacturing rights were bought by Yale, who then went on to build the Yale-California.
CALIFORNIA CUSTOMS: 1998? USA
CALTHORPE: 1911-39 UK
CALVERT: 1899-1904 UK
CAMBER: 1920-21 UK
CAMBRA: 1921-26 Germany
CAMERON: 1918 Australia
CAMILLE-FAUCEAUX: 1952-54 France
CAMPBELL: 1903-04 Australia
CAMPION: 1901-26 UK
CAN-AM: 1973 Canada-Austria
CANNONDALE: 1998? USA
CANOTTI: 1994-98 Argentina
CAPPONI: 1924-26 Italy
CAPRIOLO: 1948-63 Italy
CAPRONI-VIZZOLA: 1953-59 Italy
CARABELA: 1971- Mexico
CARBINE: 1903-22 Victoria, Australia
CARBINE: 1910-14 NSW, Australia
CARDAN: 1902-08 France
CARFIELD: 1919-24 UK
CARLEY: 1950-53 France
CARLTON: 1913-40 UK
CARLTON: 1922 Scotland
CARNE: 1911 South Australia
CARNIELLI-VITTORIA: 1931-39 Italy
CARNIELLI: 1950-80 Italy
CARPATI: 1960- Rumania
CARPIO: 1930-35 France
CARREAU: c1903 France
CARRISON: 1907-09 Australia
CAS: 1921-24 Czech
CASAL: 1964- Portugal
CASALINI: 1958-63 Italy
CASOLI: 1928-33 Italy
CASTADOT: 1900-01 Belgium
CASTELL: 1903 UK
CASTLE: 1912-19 Australia
CASWELL: 1904-05 UK
CAT: 1960s-70s Germany
CATHRO: Early 1920'S Australia
CATTERMOLE: 1912 Australia
CAYENNE: 1912-13 UK
CAZALEX: 1951-55 France
CAZENAVE: 1955-57 France
CBR: 1912-14 Italy
CC: 1921-24 UK
CCF ADLY (see Her Chee): 1985- Taiwan
CCM: 1971- UK
CCM: 19?? - Canada
CCMC: 1903 Australia
CECCATO: 1950-63 Italy
CEDOS: 1919-29 UK
CELTIC: 1916 South Australia
CEMEC: 1948-55 France
CENTAUR: 1924-25 Germany
CENTAUR: 1901-15 UK
CENTER: 1950-62 Japan
CENTURY: 1902-05 UK
CEZETA:see CZ
CF: 1928-71 Italy
CFC: 1903-06 France
CFMoto: 1990s -?? China
CGJ: 19? Australia
CHAMBERLAIN: 1911 NSW, Australia
CHAMPION: 1901-Early 20's Australia
CHAMPION: 1911-13 America
CHAMPION: 1960-67 Japan
CHANG-DONG:19?? China
CHANG-JIANG:19?? China
CHAPLE: 1912 Australia
CHAPLESTON: 1903 Australia
CHARLETT: 1921-24 Germany
CHARLKRON: 1925 Germany
CHARLTON: 1904-08 UK
CHASE: 1902-06 UK
CHATER and CHATER LEA: 1900-37 UK
CHELL: 1939 UK
CHIORDA: 1954-? Italy
CHOINSKI:1924 Poland
CHRISTOPHE: 1920's France
CIE: 1900-05 Belgium
CIMA 1924-27 Italy
CIMATTI: 1949- Italy
CITA: 1922-25 Belgium
CITO 1905-27 Germany
CITYFIX: 1949-53 Germany
CL: 1951 Germany
CLAES: 1904-08 Germany
CLAIR: 1909? Australia
CLARENDON: 1901-11 UK
CLARK: 1908 Queensland, Australia
CLAUDE DELAGE: 1925 France
CLEARVIEW: 19? Australia
CLEMENT: 1897-1905 France
CLEMENT: 1909-14 Australia
CLEMENT-GARRARD: 1902-11 UK
CLEMENT-GLADIATOR: 1901-35 France
CLEMENT JAP:1936-41 Australia
CLESS & PRESSING: 1903-06 Austria
CLEVELAND: 1915-29 America
CLEVELAND: 1911-14 UK
CLIFTON: 1911-? Australia
CLINTON: 1910-17 Australia
CLIPIC: 2001 Spain
CLIPPER: 1903-06 Australia
CLUA: 1952-64 Spain
CLYDE: 1898-1912 UK
CLYDE: 1908-30s Victoria, Australia
CLYDE: 1914 Australia
CLYNO: 1911-24 UK
CLYST: 1912 Australia
CM: 1930-57 Italy
CM: 1921-23 Germany
CMC: Italy 1980
CMM: 1919-21 UK
CMP: 1953-56 Italy
CMR: 1945-48 France
COCKERELL: 1919-24 Germany
CODRIDEX: 1952-56 France
COFERSA: 1953-60 Spain
COLIBRI: 1952-54 Austria
COLLEDA: mid 1950's Japan (a re-badged Suzuki)
COLOMB: 1950-54 France
COLONIAL: 1911-13 UK
COLUMBIA: 1900-05 America
COLUMBIA: 1922-26 France
COLUMBUS: 1923-24 Germany
COM: 1926-28 Italy
COMERY: 1919-22 UK
COMET: 1902-07 UK
COMET: 1953-57 Italy

COMET: 1911 USA
COMIOT: 1897 France
COMMMANDER:
1952-53 UK
COMMONWEALTH: 1915-17 Australia
CONDOR: 1901- Switzerland - Manufacturers of motorcycles since 1901, the Condor works produced a  model similar to the BMW for the Swiss Army.
CONDOR: 1907-14 UK
CONDOR (AGV): 1974 Netherlands
CONDOR: 1953-54 Germany
CONNAUGHT: 1910-27 UK
CONQUERER: 19?? NSW, Australia
CONRAD: 1918 South Australia
CONSTANTINE  CABANNES: 1900 France
CONSUL: 1916-22 UK
COOEE: 1913-14 Australia
COOPER: 1972- America
COPELAND STEAMER:1881-8 America
CORAH: 1908-14 Kings Norton England UK
CORAH: 1953-54 Germany
CORGI: 1942-48 UK - Produced by Brockhouse Engineering in the United Kingdom the original Corgi was based on the Welbike, a light-weight foldable bike used by paratroopers during World War II. Post war they seized on the opportunity to cash in on the Welbike heroics and produced an economical commuter machine - the Dinky-devil. The name "Corgi" arose from the fact that the low-bellied chassis was likened to the Queen's canines
CORONA: 1901-04 UK
CORONA: 1902-24 Germany
CORONA-JUNIOR: 1919-23 UK
CORRE: 1901-10 France
CORYDON: 1904-08 UK
COSMOS: 1904-07 Switzerland
COSMOPOLITAN MOTORS: 199?- USA
COSSACK: 1973- Russia
COTTEREAU: 1903-09 France
COTTMAN COLT: 1935-41 Australia
COTTON: 1920-80 UK
COULSON: 1919-24 UK
COVENTRY: 1913-14 UK
COVENTRY-B&D: 1923-25 UK
COVENTRY-CHALLENGE: 1903-11 UK
COVENTRY-EAGLE: 1901-39 UK
COVENTRY-MASCOT: 1922-24 UK
COVENTRY-MOTETTE: 1899-1903 UK
COVENTRY-STAR: 1919-21 UK
COVENTRY-VICTOR: 1919-36 UK
CPI: 199?- Taiwan
CP-ROLEO: 1924-39 France
CR: 1926-30 Germany
CRAIG BEAT-ALL: 1906-26 Australia
CRESCENT: 1954- Sweden
CRESSY: 1914-18 Australia
CREST: 1923 UK
CRITERION: 1904-? Australia
CROCKER: 1936-41 America
CROFT: 1923-26 UK
CROSLEY: 1943 USA
CROWN: 1909-10 Australia
CROWNFIELD: 1903-04 UK
CRT: 1925-29 Italy
CRUISERS: 199?- USA
CRYPTO: 1902-08 UK
CSEPEL: 1932-75 Hungary
CSW: 1917-18 Australia
CUDELL: 1898-05 Germany
CUSHMAN: 1944-57 America
CURTISS: 1903-12 America
CURWY (CURSY): 1911-31 Germany
CWS: 1929-39 Poland
CYC-AUTO: 1934-56 UK
CYCLEMASTER: 1951-60 UK
CYCLE-SCOOT: 1953-55 America
CYCLON: 1951 Belgium
CYCLON: 1901-05 Germany
CYCLONE: 1913-17 America
CYCLONE: 1915-18 Australia
CYCLOP: 1922-25 Germany
CYKELAID: 1919-26 UK
CYKLON - Germany 1900
CYCLOTRACTEUR: 1913-20s? France
CYNOSPHERE:1875 France
CYRUS: 1931-71 The Netherlands
CZ: 1932- Czech