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Beryl Swain (born Beryl J Tolman, 22 January 1936 – 15 May 2007) was a female motorcycle road racer from the London area. She married Edwin Swain, a motorcycle shop owner, in 1958.]She was noted for being the first solo woman to compete in a TT race on the perilous Isle of Man TT course, a rare occurrence to this day on one of the world’s most famous closed public road races.