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Good in the air...

Posted on August 21, 2012 at 8:50 AM

More ballooning adventures in the Victorian era. It's long, but worth reading, especially for the bit where they spend seven and a half hours filling it with coal gas! From 1859, I think, and the Rec' referred to is of course the old Recreation Ground (see the Rec' history article.)



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