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those that form during chemical reactions without breaking down).The unstable or more commonly known radioactive isotopes break down by radioactive decay into other isotopes.
Using the decays of uranium and thorium, our galaxy has been found to be between 10 and 20 billion years old and the earth has been found to be 4.6 billion years old. Within experimental error, this estimate agrees with the 15 billion year estimate of the age of the Universe.
Before then registrations were carried out by County Councils or Borough Councils, but Centralised Registration pulled all these records together onto a computerised system.
Of course, many registrations were lost or not transfered by the various councils, and when all the old records had finally been entered (by about 1980) there were still many vehicles that were not on the new register.
If you have any original Bills of Sale or Service documents then this will make the job much easier. After obtaining your Dating Certificate, you can send it along with the appropriate forms to the DVLA to obtain your authorisation to use the original registration number.
In fact, any dated information you can supply on your machine will make your case that much stronger. More information about registering your motorcycle can be obtained from the web site but our Machine Registrar will be able to give you better advice.
The Club provides a number of services to its members, the most popular being the Triumph Motorcycle Dating Service, and the Club Archives.