Flying Horse Merry-Go-Round
Posted by on Jun 26, 2009 in Architecture, Featured Articles
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Oldest in America, made in 1876. The twenty horses are not attached to the floor but instead are suspended from a center frame, swinging out or flying when in motion. About each horse is hand carved from of wood and is embellished with real tails and manes, leather saddles and agate eyes. The only flying horse carousel surviving in the country.