1953 Isle of Man TT

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The 1953 Isle of Man Tourist Trophy saw Ray Amm (Rhodesia) win both Senior and Junior TT races. Bob McIntyre retired for his first TT, the Junior.

Senior TT (500cc)[edit]

Rank Rider Team Speed Time
1 Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland Ray Amm Norton 93.85 mph 2.48.51.8
2 United Kingdom Jack Brett Norton 93.74 2:49.03.8
3 Republic of Ireland Reg Armstrong Gilera 93.62 2:49.16.8
4 New Zealand Rod Coleman AJS 92.77 2:50.49.6
5 United Kingdom Bill Doran AJS 90.86 2:54.25.0
6 United Kingdom Peter Davey Norton 86.97 3:02.13.0
7 United Kingdom Ted Frend Norton 86.72 3:02.44.6
8 United Kingdom Robin H Sherry AJS 86.5 3:03.13.4
9 United Kingdom Harry A Pearce Matchless 86.38 3:03.28.4
10 United Kingdom John Grace Norton 85.54 3:05.15.8

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Junior TT (350cc)[edit]

Rank Rider Team Speed Time
1 Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland Ray Amm Norton 90.52 mph 2:55.05.0
2 Australia Ken Kavanagh Norton 90.44 2:55.14.6
3 United Kingdom Fergus Anderson Moto Guzzi 89.41 2:57.40.6
4 United Kingdom Jack Brett Norton 88.7 2:58.40.4
5 United Kingdom Bill Doran AJS 86.9 3:02.21.0
6 United Kingdom Derek Farrant AJS 86.59 3:03.02.0
7 United Kingdom Ken Mudford AJS 85.49 3:05.23.0
8 United Kingdom G C A (Peter) Murphy AJS 84.39 3:07.48.2
9 United Kingdom Phil H Carter AJS 84.28 3:08.02.6
10 United Kingdom Harold Clark AJS 93.72 3:09.18.0

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Lightweight TT (250cc)[edit]

Rank Rider Team Speed Time Gap
1 United Kingdom Fergus Anderson Moto Guzzi 84.73 mph 1.46.53.0
2 Germany Werner Haas NSU 84.52 1:47.10.0 + 17.0
3 Germany Siegfried Wunsche DKW 81.34 1:51.20.0 + 4:27.0
4 United Kingdom Arthur Wheeler Moto Guzzi 80.38 1:52.40.0 + 5:47.0
5 United Kingdom S Willis Velocette 75.38 2:00.08.0 + 13:15.0
6 United Kingdom Tommy Wood Moto Guzzi 74.82 2:01.02.0 + 14:09.0
7 United Kingdom Ray J A Petty Norton 74.67 2:01.17.0 + 14:24.0
8 United Kingdom Arnold W Jones M&F Excelsior 72.26 2:05.20.0 + 18:27.0
9 United Kingdom Bill Webster Velocette 71.96 2:05.51.0 + 18:58.0
10 United Kingdom Bob E Geeson REG 71.74 2:06.14.0 + 19:21.0

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Ultra Lightweight TT (125cc)[edit]

Rank Rider Team Speed Time Gap
1 United Kingdom Leslie Graham MV Agusta 77.79 mph 1.27.19.0
2 Germany Werner Haas NSU 77.18 1:28.00.0 + 41.0
3 United Kingdom Cecil Sandford MV Agusta 77.15 1:28.02.0 + 43.0
4 Italy Angelo Copeta MV Agusta 73.44 1:32.29.0 + 5:10.0
5 United Kingdom Arnold W Jones MV Agusta 67.48 1:40.39.0 + 13:20.0
6 United Kingdom Bill Webster MV Agusta 67.07 1:41.16.0 + 13:57.0
7 United Kingdom Archie A Fenn Mondial 67.03 1:41.20.0 + 14:01.0
8 United Kingdom W Norman Webb MV Agusta 65.73 1:43.20.0 + 16:01.0
9 United Kingdom J A Thomson MV Agusta 64.71 1:44.56.0 + 17:37.0
10 United Kingdom Fron Purslow MV 61.9 1:49.44.0 + 22:25.0

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Clubmans 1000 TT[edit]

Rank Rider Team Speed Time
1 United Kingdom George P Douglass Vincent 81.54 mph 1.51.04.0
2 United Kingdom G P Clark Vincent 79.39 1:54.04.0
3 United Kingdom P L Peters Vincent 74.24 2:01.59.0

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Clubmans Senior TT[edit]

Rank Rider Team Speed Time
1 United Kingdom Bob Keeler Norton 84.14 mph 1.20.43.4
2 United Kingdom Eddie Crooks Norton 83.0 1.21.49.8
3 United Kingdom W Alan Holmes Norton 82.46 1.22.22.2

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Clubmans Junior TT[edit]

Rank Rider Team Speed Time
1 United Kingdom Derek T Powell BSA 80.17 mph 1.52.57.8
2 United Kingdom Owen Greenwood BSA 79.23 1:54.18.0
3 United Kingdom Jack Bottomley Norton 79.09 1:54.21.6

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Sources[edit]

  1. ^ [1] IoMtt.com 1953 Senior TT results (Retrieved 24 December 2006)
  2. ^ [2] IoMtt.com 1953 Junior TT results (Retrieved 24 December 2006)
  3. ^ [3] IoMtt.com 1953 Lightweight 250 TT results (Retrieved 24 December 2006)
  4. ^ [4] IoMtt.com 1953 Ultra Lightweight TT results (Retrieved 24 December 2006)
  5. ^ [5] IoMtt.com 1953 Clubmans 1000 TT results (Retrieved 24 December 2006)
  6. ^ [6] IoMtt.com 1953 Clubmans Senior results (Retrieved 24 December 2006)
  7. ^ [7] IoMtt.com 1953 Clubmans Junior results (Retrieved 24 December 2006)

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