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Location address: England UK, West Midlands, B66 2PA, Smethwick, Downing Street
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Brooks Saddles is a reference for cyclists. They create leather saddles since 1866. Back in 1865, John Boultbee Brooks left his hometown of Hinckley in Leicestershire with just £20 in his pocket. He headed for Birmingham, where in 1866 he established a business in horse harnesses and general leather goods in Great Charles Street under the name JB Brooks & Co. Now, it is thé reference for cycling saddles.