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1976F555 Balloon Ascent by Mr Sadler

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Title: 1976F555 Balloon Ascent by Mr Sadler
Description: 1976F555
Balloon Ascent by Mr Sadler, 1823
(Mr Sadler's Ascension from the Crescent, 13th October 1823)
Japanned Tin Tray
* Souvenir of balloon flight event in October 1823. Launched from the canal side Crescent in Birmingham, the coal gas-powered flight was piloted by Windham Sadler, son of England's first balloonist, James Sadler.

Keywords:
Birmingham Museums Trust/Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery
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Transport
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Metal
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Birmingham history
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Japanning
   
Usage Rights: CC0 - Public Domain
Size: 83.74 MB; 6408 x 4566 pixels; 543 x 387 mm (print at 300 DPI); 1695 x 1208 mm (screen at 96 DPI);