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Spiral

 
 
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Not quite a Wall of Death, but this must surely have been quite a thrilling act for audiences at Lloyd's Circus nonetheless. I like the tiny part of the crowd that's lit up by sunlight...Lloyd's Circus (aka Lloyd's Mexican Circus) toured Ireland and Britain. This performance was probably in Waterford...Date: Circa 1900..NLI Ref.: P_WP_0912 ( http://catalogue.nli.ie/Record/P_WP_0912 )

Images from our photo collections that show those magnificent men (and women) in their flying, choo choo-ing, and driving machines... Oh, and we've cheated, we're adding boats and ships, jaunting cars and carriages, trams too and bicycles - we're completely shameless. So, basically any form of transport - air, sea, land - with the exception of two human feet...

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1900 - 1910
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National Library of Ireland
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