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TITLE
Steam-powered merry-go-round
EXTERNAL ID
QZP27_58_11_6a
PLACENAME
Campbeltown
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ARGYLL: Campbeltown
PERIOD
1890s; 1900s; 1910s
CREATOR
Charles & Dennis MacGrory
SOURCE
Argyll and Bute Library & Information Service
ASSET ID
30582
KEYWORDS
roundabouts
fairgrounds
Kinloch Park
entertainments
Steam-powered merry-go-round

A steam powered merry-go-round at a fairground, possibly at Kinloch Park in Campbeltown. The words ' Speed And Safety' appear on the canopy.

The fairground or 'shows' were always a great source of entertainment to local children and their families. Among the attractions on offer were 'Kennedy's Boxing Booth' and a 'Test Your Strength' machine


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Steam-powered merry-go-round

ARGYLL: Campbeltown

1890s; 1900s; 1910s

roundabouts; fairgrounds; Kinloch Park; entertainments

Argyll and Bute Library & Information Service

MacGrory Brothers Archive

A steam powered merry-go-round at a fairground, possibly at Kinloch Park in Campbeltown. The words ' Speed And Safety' appear on the canopy.<br /> <br /> The fairground or 'shows' were always a great source of entertainment to local children and their families. Among the attractions on offer were 'Kennedy's Boxing Booth' and a 'Test Your Strength' machine <br /> <br /> <br /> This image is available to purchase.<br /> For further information about purchasing and prices please email <a href="mailto: libraryhq@argyll-bute.gov.uk">Argyll and Bute Library & Information Service</a>