A carousel roundabout (British English), or merry-go-round, is an amusement
ride consisting of ... The first steam-powered mechanical roundabout, invented by
Thomas Bradshaw, appeared at the Aylsham...
Mar 22, 2010 ... The merry-go-round is the oldest amusement ride that still exists today and was
originally created during the Middle Ages as a device for ...
Merry-go-round definition, Also called carousel, carrousel. (in amusement parks,
carnivals, etc.) a revolving, circular platform with wooden horses or other ...
The Painted Ponies. The Merry-Go-Round. The Roundabout. All names for the
carousel, that magic machine full of brightly colored wooden animals, mirrors, ...
NOV. 3, 1953 L, MCDONALD 2,657,928. TOY MERRY-GO-ROUND Filed May 28
, 1951 3 Sheets-Sheet l Lloyd L. Mc Donald INVENTOR. - Nov. 3, 1953 M ...
No one can really say how invented the "Merry Go Round" or the "Carousel". The
earliest carousel is known from a Byzantine Empire bas-relief dating to around ...
1 : an amusement park ride with seats often in the form of animals (as horses)
revolving about a fixed center. 2 : a cycle of activity that is complex, fast-paced, ...
Jun 13, 2010 ... Depending on where you come from, you may call carousels by another name,
perhaps: "merry-go-rounds", "flying horses" or "roundabouts.
The object of my-invention is to provide the revolving 7 platform of an ordinary
merry-go-round with various forms of vehicles, or imitations thereof, mounted ...
Jan 5, 2012 ... Some rider-propelled merry-go-rounds have been invented to improve upon the
classic merry-go-round. These devices allow the rider to utilize ...